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MAGAZINEPLUS (Japanese only)

Indexes to popular, academic, and professional journal articles in Japan including the complete file of Zasshi Kiji Sakuin (1975 – present), a database of periodical articles submitted to the National Diet Library in humanities, social sciences, science, engineering, and medicine from 1945 to present.

Making of the Modern World Part I: The Goldsmiths' - Kress Collection, 1450-1850

Documents the dynamics of Western trade and wealth that shaped the world from the last half of the 15th century to the mid-19th century and provides full-text searching of rare books and primary source materials from Harvard University and the University of London collections. This collection contains 12 million pages focusing on areas such as commerce, finance, social conditions, politics, trade, and transport. Cover 1450-1850. Academic

Reports from several market research firms covering health care, consumer goods, publishing, manufacturing and other markets and industries.

Materials Business File

Materials Business File focuses on industry news, international trade data, government regulations and management issues related to the metals and materials industries. 1985 - present.

Materials Research Database

Materials science, materials engineering, metallurgy, polymers, ceramics, composite materials - journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, press releases.
Aluminium Industry Abstracts
Ceramic Abstracts/World Ceramics Abstracts
Copper Data Center Database
Corrosion Abstracts
Engineered Materials Abstracts
Materials Business File


Find articles in mathematics, computer science, statistics, and econometrics, as well as applications to science and engineering.

Media Education Foundation Films

The Media Education Foundation video collection includes over 130 streaming documentary films about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media, especially in relation to gender, race, class, health, and consumerism.

Medline (via AHSL Ovid)

Database of international biomedical literature, providing information on every aspect of medicine, biomedical research and health care from 1966 to the present.

Medline (via EBSCOHost)

Find articles in medicine, life sciences, health care and biomedical research.

Medline (via OvidSP)

Database of international biomedical literature, providing information on every aspect of medicine, biomedical research and health care from 1950 to the present.

Medline (via PubMed)

Find articles in medicine, life sciences, animal sciences, plant sciences, biomedical research, medical devices, nursing, biotechnology and healthcare.


Manage your citations, discover content, read and annotate articles, organize papers, share and collaborate with peers, and receive personal recommendations.

Mental Measurements Yearbook

Find standardized test reviews, including reliability and validity tests in education, psychology, personality, intelligence, and vocational aptitude.

Merck Index - 14th Edition

A database of over 10,000 significant chemicals, drugs, and biological substances, containing physical property data, safety data, literature references, and structures. The Merck Index also includes Organic Name Reactions, which describes organic chemical reactions which have come to be recognized and referred to by name within the chemistry community.

Users must register for a free CambridgeSoft membership account to install the ChemDraw plugin used for structure searching.

Mergent Archives

Mergent Archives is an online database providing you with access to a vast, indexed collection of corporate and industry related documents. Containing more than 180,000 documents covering over 100 countries and industries, Mergent Archives uses a reliable and easy to navigate system designed to meet your historical research needs.

Mergent Online

Find business and financial information for companies across the globe.

Mergent Patent Archive

Access over 9+ million U.S. patents in PDF format. The collection includes 8+ million utility patents, 700,000+ design patents, 24,000+ plant patents, 44,000+ re-issued patents, the (1790-1836) pre-fire X-patents, and other patent types:

  • [AI] additional-improvements patents
  • [H] Statutory Invention
  • Registration of innovation prior to the America Invents Act
  • [T] Defensive Publications prior to the BayhDole Act
  • [RX] re-issued X-patents, [RD] re-issued design patents

Mergent WebReports

Access to Mergent and Moody's Corporate Manuals from 1909 to the present and Municipal & Government Manuals from 1918 to the present.

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary

Merriam-Webster's database contains 225,000 entries, including more than 10,000 new words and definitions.


METADEX (METals Abstracts/Alloy InDEX) is a bibliographic database of the worldwide literature on metallurgy and materials. Indexes and abstracts over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases.

MetaLib GPO federated search

MetaLib is a Government Printing Office portal for searching U.S. federal government catalogs, reference databases, digital repositories or subject-based Web gateways simultaneously. Coverage varies.

Mexico 1:50,000 Scale Vector Data

Access geospatial data for the Mexican states of Baja California Norte, Sonora, and Chihuahua. You can view and extract 85 map layers as shapefiles.

Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies

A systematic and non-evaluative bibliographic index of research, policy and scholarly discourse on the countries and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa. This database contains more than 639,000 records and coverage spans from 1900 and earlier to the present. Over 15,000 records of recently published and grey literature are added annually. Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies includes the following: Middle East Bibliography (1946-2001),Middle East Book Bibliographies, Theses & Dissertations, MECAS Citations Database and School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS) Library Catalogue (1900-present).

Middle English Compendium

Offers easy access and interconnectivity between the Middle English Dictionary (MED), a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse, based on the MED bibliographies,and the Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse.

Million Dollar Database

Information on approximately 1,600,000 U.S. and Canadian leading public and private businesses. Company information includes industry information with up to 24 individual 8-digit SICs, size criteria (employees and annual sales), type of ownership, principal executives and biographies.


Find articles on brain science, cognitive science, brain and neural networks, and linguistics.

MLA International Bibliography (literature, language, linguistics)

Find journal articles, books and dissertations published worldwide from the 1920s on literature, language and linguistics.

Monthly Catalog (1895-1976)

The Monthly Catalog provides a comprehensive listing of federal publications, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, records and documents released by the Depts. of Defense, Labor, and the Office of the President. Coverage: 1895-1976.

Monthly Catalog (1976 - to date)

Comprehensive listing of federal publications, including books, reports, serials and maps from 1976 to the present.

Monthly Climatic Data for the World

Provides online access to current and more than 150 years of historical U.S. and international climatalogical data.

Music Index

A comprehensive source that contains indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians and the music industry, as well as book reviews, obituaries and news for more than 480 periodicals covering every aspect of the classical and popular worlds of music. Coverage: 1970-present.

Music Online

Offers access to a broad array of full-text scores and reference resources, as well as streaming audio and video, in classical music, dance, opera, jazz, popular music, and world music. All time periods.


Over 30,000 books covering all academic subject areas. You may view these books on a laptop and desktop friendly. You can also use Bluefire Reader app for Apple/Andoird, Adobe Digital Editions for Nook/Sony. Not kindle-friendly. Saving/printing: Print up to 60 pages. Some publishers will let you download the entire book for up to two weeks. Some titles must be downloaded (not available for online reading).