Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, & Directories databases for Alumni patrons

31 results. (See in alphabetical order)

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  1. 1. Credo ReferenceLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - Credo Reference
    e-Book database Full text for over 500 reference books covering art, biography, business, conversions, dictionaries, encyclopedias, food, geography, history, language, law, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, psychology, quotations, religion, science, social sciences, and technology.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  2. 2. Gale Virtual Reference LibraryLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - Gale Cengage Learning
    e-Book database Online reference library of over 500 full text reference books. Includes business plan handbooks, specialized encyclopedias, directories, and other books. Covers topics related to business, education, social sciences, sciences, humanities, and more.
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  1. 1. ABC-CLIO eBook CollectionLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - ABC-CLIO
    EbooksOver 500 fully searchable, full-text ebooks in all subject areas. Includes many reference books. Create an individual user profile to create user-specific bookmarks, capture and store user notes, and create bibliographic citations.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  2. 2. ACS Style GuideLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - American Chemical Society
    The ACS Style Guide contains information needed to write, review, submit, and edit scholarly and scientific manuscripts in the field of chemistry. In some cases, the ACS Style Guide may also be used to effectively communicate scientific information outside of the field of chemistry.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU.
  3. 3. APA Style CENTRALLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - American Psychological Association
    APA Style CENTRAL is a web-based suite of integrated services and tools designed to help both develop and enhance research and writing skills as well as facilitate publication. APA Style CENTRAL is the official, authoritative online resource for instruction and reference related to the application and proper use of APA Style. 17 APA Reference Books are available for use in the RESEARCH tab. APA Style CENTRAL is optimized for Firefox, Chrome, and Safari. Internet Explorer is not recommended.
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  4. 4. Biography in ContextLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - Gale Cengage Learning
    Recommended for K-12 Full-text database provides biographical information on people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  5. 5. Cabell's Directories of Publishing OpportunitiesLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Cabell Publishing
    Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities contains a wealth of information designed to help researchers and academics match their manuscripts with the scholarly journals which are most likely to publish those manuscripts. The Directories index journals according to twenty-four (+/-) different topic areas. The electronic searchable Directories provide valuable information for each journal. With this information, authors can easily submit their manuscripts to the journals most receptive to their research. Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities is a vital resource for increasing the publishing effectiveness of professors, graduate students, and researchers.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU.
  6. 6. Chicago Manual of Style OnlineLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - University of Chicago Press
    Chicago Manual of Style Online provides full-text access to the guide's 17th edition. Aside from the full-text, the site contains an extensive FAQ section and additional tools, such as sample letters to editors and a citation quick guide.
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  7. 7. Enciclopedia Estudiantil HallazgosLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos es una herramienta de aprendizaje de la lengua española para principiantes. Ofrece contenido editorial, multimedia y búsquedas interactivas para capturar la atención según los diferentes estilos de aprendizaje. El usuario puede alternar entre los idiomas Español e Inglés. (A colorful, fun reference site for Spanish-language beginners with easy-to read articles packed with graphics, videos, maps, and a wealth of engaging games and activities. It is designed to build key language and research skills, with the ability to toggle between English and Spanish.)
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  8. 8. Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences in Wiley InterScienceLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Wiley - Blackwell Publishers
    e-Book database Provides full-text entries on all aspects of the statistical sciences.
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  9. 9. Gale Directory LibraryLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - Gale Cengage Learning
    e-Book databaseContains Ward's Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies, 46th and on Editions (2003-present); Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations; Business Rankings Annual; and Market Share Reporter
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  10. 10. Gale Virtual Reference Library - Florida Electronic Library ResourceLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - Gale Cengage Learning
    Online reference library of over 500 full text reference books. Includes business plan handbooks, specialized encyclopedias, directories, and other books. Covers topics related to business, education, social sciences, sciences, humanities, and more.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  11. 11. Garland Encyclopedia of World Music OnlineLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - Alexander Street Press
    Presents essays, images, and recordings on music research of all the world's peoples.
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  12. 12. Gran Enciclopedia HispánicaLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Gran Enciclopedia Hispánica es una fuente de información abarcadora que incluye más de 100,000 artículos, así como mapas, videos, imagines, sonidos y multimedia. (A comprehensive Spanish-language reference tool for upper-level students. It features over 100,000 articles, 9,000 images and maps, and nearly 1,000 videos, animations, audio files, and interactive media.)
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  13. 13. Grove Encyclopedia of American ArtLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - Oxford University Press
    This acclaimed and wide-ranging searchable art encyclopedia has over 2000 entries and over 700 images on topics, terms and artists in the field of American Art. The encyclopedia covers many different eras from early sources right up to the present day.
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  14. 14. Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical TechnologyLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Wiley - Blackwell Publishers
    Presents a wide scope of articles on chemical substances, properties, manufacturing, and uses; on industrial processes, unit operations in chemical engineering; and on fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field. Describes established technology along with cutting edge topics of interest in the wide field of chemical technology.
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  15. 15. PivotLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - ProQuest
    Pivot focuses on what matters most to Research Administrators, Research Development Professionals, and their institutions: the ability to identify and connect funding opportunities to researchers at their institution. Pivot combines the most comprehensive, editorially maintained database of funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion with a unique database of 3 million pre-populated scholar profiles. Its proprietary algorithm compiles pre-populated researcher profiles unique to your organization (and others) and matches them to current funding opportunities in the expansive Pivot database. Promote your research with a Pivot Profile.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU.
  16. 16. Pop Culture UniverseLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - ABC-CLIO
    Recommended for K-12Covers popular culture in America from the 1900s through present days. Teaching aids and student study guides are available.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  17. 17. Salem PressLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Salem Press
    Salem Press provides ebooks for broad informational and educational purposes only. Readers will discover a wealth of information in the following subjects: history, health, environmental sciences, and literature. Find critical reviews for fiction, primary source documents from History and biographies. The platform includes access to Magill's Literary Annual from 1977 to present.
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  18. 18. ScienceDirect Reference WorksLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Elsevier
    e-Book database Full-text reference works including: Comprehensive Clinical Psychology, Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology, Encyclopedia of Information Systems, Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications, Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, Encyclopedia of Psychotherapy, Encyclopedia of Social Measurement, Encyclopedia of the Human Brain, and International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences.
    Click on "Reference Works" tab after login.
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  19. 19. Scientific Style and Format OnlineLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - University of Chicago Press
    For more than fifty years, authors, editors, and publishers in the scientific community have turned to Scientific Style and Format for authoritative recommendations on all matters of writing style and citation. Developed by the Council of Science Editors (CSE), the leading professional association in science publishing, this indispensable guide encompasses all areas of the sciences. Now in its eighth edition, it has been fully revised to reflect today’s best practices in scientific publishing.
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  20. 20. Small Business Resource Center - Florida Electronic Library ResourceLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - Gale Cengage Learning
    Small Business Resource Center features a wealth of resources, including the entire Business Plans Handbook Series, which contains hundreds of sample business plans created by real-life entrepreneurs, as well as Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources, Encyclopedia of Management and Small Business Management.
    Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users.
  21. 21. Testing & Education Reference CenterLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni. - Gale Cengage Learning
    Includes ebooks Recommended for younger studentsProvides detailed information on colleges, universities, private secondary schools, specialty programs, and scholarships. Test preparation section provides practice tests and test preparation materials for numerous academic, civil service, and licensing tests. More than seventy complete ebooks are included. A resume builder and a career assessment tool are also included.
    Individual registration is required for test prep, ebook, and scholarship search. Local access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU Broward and Alumni.
  22. 22. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial ChemistryLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Wiley - Blackwell Publishers
    Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry is a state-of-the-art reference work detailing the science and technology in all areas of industrial chemistry. Subject areas include: inorganic and organic chemicals, advanced materials, pharmaceuticals, polymers and plastics, metals and alloys, biotechnology and biotechnological products, food chemistry, process engineering and unit operations, analytical methods, environmental protection, and many more.
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  23. 23. UlrichswebLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - ProQuest
    Details on periodical titles including journals, magazines, newspapers, and other types of serial publications on all subjects. Includes full-text reviews. Need help? Watch this video.
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  24. 24. Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of LiteratureLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU. - Wiley - Blackwell Publishers
    The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature; a vast library that gives instant access to authoritative and up-to-date scholarship in literature and literary studies. The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature comprises individual titles covering key literary genres and periods. This online version brings 5 volumes together into one ground-breaking resource, which is easy to access and use.
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  25. 25. World Book AdvancedLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for grades 7-14 Full-text of the World Book Encyclopedia, Dictionary and Atlas. Includes text entries, maps, tables, sound clips, images, videos, and special reports. Downloadable ebooks from E-book Center includes thousands of fiction, and non-fiction e-books with selections in nine languages.
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  26. 26. World Book DiscoverLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for reluctant readersOffers differentiated instruction to meet the needs of reluctant readers, ELL, ESL, and adult literacy students. It includes reference articles, text-to-speech capabilities, learning and life skills activities, research and translation tools, multimedia, and interactive video to draw students into curriculum-related topics and subjects relevant to older students. Teacher resources available.
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  27. 27. World Book KidsLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for younger students Based on the World Book's Student Discovery Encyclopedia, the content is chosen and written for younger readers. Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps enhance learning. Teacher resources available.
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  28. 28. World Book OnlineLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for young scholars of all agesEntry for all World Book products: Kids, Student, Advanced, Discover... all from one launch pad! Direct link to Science Power.
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  29. 29. World Book StudentLocal access for all registered users. Remote access only for NSU and Broward users. - World Book Inc.
    Recommended for grades 3-12For grades 3-12, this includes an atlas, timelines, articles, multimedia, and special topic reports. Teacher resources available.
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