Newest Library Databases - College of Charleston Libraries

March 30, 2006

London Times Digital Archive: 1785 to 1985
This database is complemented by current access to the London Times (1986 to present).

Reference Universe
A comprehensive index to over 4,500 titles from 395 publishers provides access to widely held print and electronic reference works, including subject encyclopedias and monographs.

Hospitality & Tourism Index
This database covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. This comprehensive database contains more than 490,000 records from 500 titles, with coverage dating as far back as 1965.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
This database provides access to nearly 300 full text, consumer health periodicals and indexing and abstracts to over 300 additional periodicals. The database covers topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children’s health, women’s health, etc. Full text information in this database dates as far back as 1985.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
This resource includes encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference works in the fields of arts, biography, business, education, environment, history, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, religion, science, and social science.

You can access any of these databases from the library database page at: and click on the first letter of the database you need.

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