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AP Newsroom via EBSCO provides comprehensive state, national, and world news. Content Categories include general news, sports, business, entertainment, and specialized content, such as elections results, technology, education news, and more.
ASCE Library, including journals, proceedings, e-books and standards, and the Civil Engineering Magazine Archive, provides the most respected and richest collection of civil engineering content. With 145,000 technical and professional articles, ASCE Library is the premier information clearinghouse for both researchers and practitioners in the field of civil engineering.
Communication Source offers communication journals, magazines and other sources covering all related disciplines, including media studies, linguistics, speech pathology, rhetoric and discourse.
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Early English Books Online (EEBO) is the definitive online collection of early printed works in English, and works printed in England, making digital copies of over 146,000 titles from before 1700 discoverable through an interface tailored for early modern scholars.
Users can explore complete, digitized images of all the works listed in these key bibliographic records of English literature: The Short-Title Catalogue (Pollard & Redgrave, 1475-1640); The Short-Title Catalogue II (Wing, 1641-1700); The Thomason Tracts; and the Early English Books Tract Supplements, as well as original almanacs, pamphlets, musical scores, prayer books, and other intriguing primary sources.
To accompany the page images, the transcribed texts from both phases of the Text Creation Partnership have been integrated alongside the images, helping researchers of all levels to discover more from within the EEBO corpus.

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Fuente Académica Plus is the most complete database of full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals. It provides journals from Latin America, Portugal, and Spain covering all major subject areas, including agriculture, economics, history, law, literature, psychology, and sociology.
Gale Literary Index is a master index to find coverage of authors and works in products published by Gale.
IPA Source is an online collection of literal translations and International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions. It promotes the comprehension and accurate pronunciation of foreign language texts in art song and opera so that singers may imbue each syllable with the appropriate emotional content. IPA Source currently includes over 5500 texts in Latin, Italian, German, French, Spanish, and English.
JSTOR Evidence-based Acquisitions eBooks collection offers unlimited access to over 48,000 titles including publications up to 2017. The collection covers disciplines in history, sociology, language & literature, political science, anthropology, law, philosophy, religion, film, education, primary sources, and more.
New Play Exchange is a digital library of scripts by living writers.
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Pivot provides access to the most comprehensive global source of funding opportunities—totaling billions of dollars and updated daily. It allows faculty, staff researchers, graduate students, and research administrators to easily identify funding opportunities, and connect the right funding opportunities with the right people.

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Psychotherapy.net features over 300 training videos in the field of counseling, psychotherapy, addiction, and social work. The collection is searchable by keyword, expert, therapeutic issue, and client population.
SAE Mobilus provides access to technical papers, standards, and conference proceedings, and journal articles relating to mobility systems engineering in the aerospace, automotive, and commercial vehicle industries. The SAE Mobilus content covers the latest advances and research in all areas of mobility engineering including ground vehicle, aerospace, off-highway, and manufacturing technology. SAE Mobilus also includes magazine issues and other content.
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Scopus is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature covering scientific journals, books, and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world’s research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine social sciences and arts, and humanities. Scopus features tools to track, analyze and visualize research.

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Social Explorer provides tools for visual exploration of demographic information, from census and economic data to election and religion data, and more. The database enables researchers to access the demographic information Including over 40 billion data elements and the entire US Census from 1790 to the present. Users can visualize data with customizable maps, and develop reports, presentations, and graphics, and save and automatically export reports to Excel and other statistical applications.
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Taylor & Francis Evidence-based Acquisitions eBooks offer unlimited access to close to 20,000 titles in two major collections: HSS collection for social sciences, humanities, and education, and the CRCNetBASE collection for science and engineering.
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California State University, Los Angeles
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Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300
323-343-3988