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  • Dissertations Abstract Express
    Search abstracts of dissertations and theses from institutions in North America and Europe, and request copies through Interlibrary Loan.
  • D&B Key Business Ratios
    Find solvency, efficiency and profitability ratios by industry and for select private, nonprofit and soon public companies used to compile norms. Links to First Research industry reports from Company listings. See also Mergent Archives for print editions from 1979 to the present.


  • Early American Newspapers, Series 2, 1758-1900 - NewsBank
    Search several hundred thousand fully searchable issues from more than 250 significant 18th- and 19th-century newspapers from all 50 present states.
  • eBook Collection - EBSCOhost
    A collection of former netLibrary books in all disciplines, viewable online.
  • ebrary Academic Complete
    Search and view online over 115,000 ebooks in all academic subject areas. Log in and sections or the whole book may be downloaded. ebrary books are also found and linked in the online catalog.
  • EBSCOHost
    Portal to our EBSCOhost databases enabling you to select and search across several or all databases at once.
  • EconLit - EBSCOhost
    Search American Economic Association's database of journals, books, and working papers on economics, with links to full text.
  • Education Research Complete - EBSCOhost
    Search this comprehensive collection of journals, books and conference papers on all aspects and levels of education.
  • Educator's Reference Complete - Gale
    Search Gale's collection of over 1100 periodicals and 200 reports for educational research from preschool to college. Courtesy MBLC.
  • Emerald Insight
    Find articles on management, policing, information science and engineering issues.
  • Environmental Studies & Policy Collection - Gale
    Search over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles for diverse perspectives on environmental issues and policies.
  • ERIC - EBSCOhost
    ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center contains references to educational and education-related journals and reports with increasing full text.
  • Euromonitor Passport GMID
    Find country profiles & briefings, future demographic reports, consumer lifestyles reports and international consumer statistics. Useful for economics, sociology, political science & business. For educational use only. Not for commercial use.
  • European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 - EBSCOhost
    A comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750 with topics such as native Americans, natural disasters, disease outbreaks and slavery.
  • Expanded Academic ASAP - Gale
    Search scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers from arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology. Courtesy MBLC.
  • Kids Search - EBSCOhost, now Explora for Elementary Schools  
    Find topic pages, images, magazine and journals for K-6 students and teachers. Includes a link to Curriculum Standards. Replaces EBSCO's Searchasaurus and Kids Search.
  • Explora for Secondary Schools
    Find topic pages, images, magazines and journal articles for 6-12th grade students and teachers. Also includes a link to Curriculum Standards. Replaces EBSCOhost Student Resource Center.


  • Films on Demand
    Search, browse and watch a collection of over 20,000 videos on topics from religion & politics to arts and sciences, from California Newsreel, Ken Burns, Broadway Digital Archive, PBS, Films for the Humanities and more. Available through partial support of the Religious & Theological Studies department.
  • First Research
    Analysis of over 900 US/global industries with product overview, competitive landscape, sales & marketing, international insights, finance & regulation, human resources, industry outlook, leading industry indicators & drivers, issues & challenges, trends & opportunities, ratios plus executive insights & call prep questions. From Dun & Bradstreet.
  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - EBSCOhost
    K-12 encyclopedia


  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    Find introductory articles in all disciplines, business plans, directories and more. In part courtesy of MBLC & MLS.
  • Gender Studies Collection - Gale
    Search this journal collection for balanced coverage of gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and more. A subset of Academic OneFile, courtesy of MBLC & MLS
  • General Business File ASAP
    Find business articles, company and industry reports. Included in Business and Company Research Center/Business Insights Courtesy MBLC June 2015: to be replaced with Business Collection
  • General OneFile - Gale  
    Find full text news and journal articles on a wide range of topics. Courtesy MBLC.
  • General Reference Center Gold - Gale
    Search a collection of reference books, newspapers and articles for quick information on any topic.
  • Global Issues in Context - Gale
    Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder and Search to find international viewpoints, articles, statistics, multimedia and primary source material on global issues and current events. Courtesy of MBLC.
  • Global Researcher through November 2012
    Find in-depth coverage of global affairs from different international viewpoints. Updated biweekly. Also included in CQ Researcher.
  • Going Global - first time users | registered users
    View employment guides for 36 countries and 40 US/Canada cities and search internship and H1B company listings. Students, faculty and staff first time users - click Going Global above and log into MyMack. Follow directions and once you're in, create a username/password for special features and to access Going Global anywhere. Courtesy of O'Brien Center for Student Success & McQuade Library
  • GreenFILE - EBSCOhost
    Find multidisciplinary articles on human impact to the environment including climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
  • Grove Art Online - Oxford Art Online
    Start here for all art topics. Find articles, images, art terms, timelines and lesson plans for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide, with links to ARTstor and Art Resource. Oxford Art Online includes the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and the Oxford Companion to Western Art.
  • Grove Music Online - Oxford Music Online
    Find articles on all aspects of music. Oxford Music Online includes The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition; The New Grove Dictionary of Opera; The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition, the Oxford Companion to Music and the Oxford Dictionary of Music.



  • IEEE Xplore
    Identify articles, standards, conference proceedings and more published by IEEE and its partners. Use the Journal Finder to find fulltext in our databases or request via ILL.
  • InfoTrac - Gale
    Search or link to one or more Gale/InfoTrac journal and book collections covering reference, literature, health, business, and more. Courtesy MBLC & MLS.
  • IOP Science  
    Search and browse the full text of all Institute of Physics content from 1874 to present covering physics, mathematics, engineering, chemistry and biology.


    Search the digital archive of core scholarly journals in all disciplines. Merrimack's subscription included Arts & Sciences I-XIII, Biological Sciences, Business II-IV, Health & General Science, Ireland Archive and Jewish Studies collections.
  • Junior Edition - Gale
    Students in junior high and middle school search magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on all topics via InfoTrac. Courtesy MBLC and MLS.
  • Junior Edition-K-12 - Gale
    Special portal for searching Ebooks, magazines, newspapers and reference books, for middle and junior high school students. Courtesy of MBLC & MLS.




  • MACKsearch
    Find books, ebooks, articles, videos and more from many of the library's collections, online and in the library.
  • Massachusetts History Online - Gale
    Find magazine and newspaper articles covering Massachusetts people, places and historical events. Courtesy MBLC.
  • Massachusetts Newsstand - ProQuest
    Search full text of 9 Massachusetts newspapers, including the Lowell Sun, the Worcester Telegram & Gazette and the Boston Globe.
  • Massachusetts Special Collections Directory
    Free listing of over 600 Massachusetts cultural institutions, including academic, public, and special libraries, town halls, museums, and historical societies. Courtesy MBLC
  • MasterFILE Premier - EBSCOhost
    Search magazines, reference books, primary sources, and photos, maps and flags in this general multidisciplinary collection.
  • MathSciNet
    Search the world's mathematical literature from1970s to the present.
  • Mediamark Reporter (GfK MRI)
    Who shops at your store? What web sites, magazines, and TV shows do they watch? This resource is a subset of GfK's Survey of the American Consumer. For course-research only. Data cannot be quoted outside Merrimack. See instructions for access & using.
    Find authoritative medical information on all aspects of medicine and health care from 5400 current biomedical journals. The EBSCO version links to full text available to Merrimack users. Created by the National Library of Medicine.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook - EBSCOHost
    Identify contemporary testing instruments in this classic work from the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, the Mental Measurements Yearbook™ (MMY). Single user access ONLY.
  • Mergent Archives
    Click Search Mergent Archives to search and view D&B Industry Norms & Key Business Ratios from 1979 to the present. See D&B Key Business Ratios for greater options for recent years.
  • Mergent Economic Database
    A new tab in Mergent Online with 550 economic variables covering up to 70 years of data worth of economic data. Historical international stock prices data has also been added.
  • Mergent InvestorEdge
    Corporate annual reports from 1995; related industry reports from 2003; bond reports from 1990. Use Mergent Online for current financials, EDGAR filings and more.
  • Mergent Online
    Screen and find financial information on US and international companies including downloadable financials, equity & industry reports, annual reports, filings, current & historical bond/long term debt, etc. plus new Economic tab with 550 economic variables.
  • Middle Search Plus - EBSCOhost
    Search a collection of middle school journals, biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.
  • MLA Directory of Periodicals - EBSCOHost
    Search detailed information on over 5,500 journals indexed in the MLA International Bibliography.
  • MLA International Bibliography - EBSCOhost  
    Find scholarly articles on literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, and more. Created by the Modern Language Association of America.
  • Morningstar Investment Research Center - trial through 5/30/2015
    Provides investment information on mutual funds, stocks, exchange-traded funds, and more with screening and portfolio analysis tools. See introductory video.



  • Opposing Viewpoints In Context - Gale
    Find information on hot social topics from opinion articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and websites. Courtesy MLS.
  • Overdrive NOBLE Digital Library
    Download ebooks and audiobooks to use on computers, Kindles and more. Use your NOBLE account/password to access. See our Overdrive guide for more info.
  • Ovid - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise
    Search the journal Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. Limited to 1-5 users at a time.
  • Oxford Art Online
    Search classic art sources including Grove Art for solid introductory information with key sources on most art topics.
  • Oxford English Dictionary
    The OED is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium tracing their meaning, history, and pronunciation, both present and past.
  • Oxford Journals
    Search this collection of over 200 journals from 1996, or link to content from other subject databases and from the Journal Finder.
  • Oxford Language Dictionaries Online - NEW SITE
    OLDO provides fully searchable bilingual dictionaries and study materials of French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, and Chinese words and phrases, with native speaker audio pronunciation. In this new Spring 2015 site, Arabic, Portuguese and English are not part our subscription.
  • Oxford Music Online
    Search classic music sources including Grove Music for solid introductory information with key sources on most art topics.
  • Oxford Reference
    Search across Oxford's reference library, and then check off "Show fulltext results only." McQuade has titles on food, human rights, Islamic art, Christian church, semiotics, and women's history.


  • Philosopher's Index - EBSCO
    Find articles on all areas of philosophy from over 600 scholarly philosophy journals from around the world with links to fulltext in other databases. From the Philosopher’s Information Center.
  • Philosophy Documentation Center  
    Portal to 8 philosophy journal subscriptions including Augustinian Studies.
  • Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection - Gale
    Search over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine. A subset of Academic OneFile, courtesy of MBLC & MLS
  • Primary Search - EBSCOhost
    Search 70 magazines for elementary school research from 1990 to present. Reading level (Lexiles) are assigned to ful ltext articles. Courtesy of NOBLE
  • Professional Development Collection - EBSCOhost
    Search a collection of more than 550 education-related journals plus educational reports.
  • Project MUSE
    Search this Premier Collection of over 300 humanities, arts and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers.
  • ProQuest + ebrary
    Search ProQuest's full collection of ebooks, academic and trade journals, newspapers and selected dissertations for business, arts & sciences and historical topics.
  • ProQuest: Business
    Search 11 ProQuest database on global business including ABI/Inform, Accounting & Tax, Banking Information, Asian, Canadian and European Business, plus Hoover's Company Profiles, First Research industry reports, Oxresearch economic analysis, the Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times plus ebooks from ebrary.
  • ProQuest Central
    Find articles and more in all disciplines including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more. Includes most ProQuest resources except historical newspapers, newspaper collections, and Nursing and Allied Health Source.
  • ProQuest: News & Newspapers
    Search all historical and current newspapers from our ProQuest subscriptions, including the Boston Globe 1872+, New York Times 1851+ and Wall Street Journal 1980+
  • ProQuest Newstand
    Search over 500 current US and international newspapers including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post.
  • ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
    Search journal articles, books, videos, dissertations, etc. on nursing and allied disciplines.
  • ProQuest Research Library
    Search 4,000+ scholarly journals, trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 academic disciplines.
  • PsycARTICLES - EBSCOhost
    Search cover to cover the full text 50 journals from the American Psychological Association and allied organizations from 1985 to the present.
  • PsycINFO - EBSCOhost
    Search summaries of articles, chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports on psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines from the health and social sciences including business, linquistics and law.
  • PubMed
    Search MEDLINE and more with links to fulltext and related resources where available. Service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.





    • SAGE Journals Online
      Search Sage Journals on topics in all disciplines. Use Advanced Search to limit to "SAGE Journals Available to Me".
    • SAGE Knowledge
      Search this source for introductory and more in-depth articles on business, education, environmental, social science topics including research methods. New site for Sage Reference Online.
    • Science in Context - Gale
      Find full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized on science topics. Courtesy of MBLC.
    • Science Magazine
      Portal for AAAS Science articles.
    • ScienceDirect College Edition
      Search full text articles for over 1900 titles in the Health & Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Social & Behavioral Sciences collections from 1995 to present.
    • Scientific American Archive Online - Nature
      Search and view images of all articles from 1993 to the present.
    • Scientific Style and Format Online - NEW!
      "The authoritative reference for authors, editors, publishers, students, and translators in all areas of science and related fields is now online, fully searchable and easy to use."
    • SciFinder Scholar
      Find American Chemical Society publications covering many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, material science, agricultural science, and more. Training materials are at
      For current Merrimack faculty and students only - click here first for individual SciFinder Scholar registration.
    • Searchasaurus - EBSCOhost, now Explora for Elementary Schools
      Elementary school portal for searching a range of sources - primary source documents, magazines, newspapers, image, children's encyclopedia, etc. - with ability to limit by Lexile reading levels and type of material.
    • SEC EDGAR Search - free
      Search this free SEC site by company name or ticker to obtain annual 10K, 10Q, proxy, S1 and other required filings. Annual filings are critical sources of company & industry data. The annual report to stockholders may also be included, but not always.
    • SocINDEX with Full Text - EBSCOhost
      Search keywords and sociological thesaurus terms for articles on all sociology topics with full text from 300 journals plus books, monographs and conference papers.
    • SPORTDiscus with Full Text - EBSCOhost
      Search the most comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for more than 440 journals.
    • Standard & Poor's Capital IQ NetAdvantage
      Find Standard & Poor's analysis on industry structure, trends and how to evaluate the industry and its companies (Industry Surveys) plus corporate analysis (see Company Profiles, Stock Reports, How to Analyze etc.). Also provides Financial Education section. Feb. 2015: Now includes links to beta S&P Capital IQ site which is not yet work off-campus. Cap IQ is best used with Firefox or IE browsers. See S&P note
    • S&P Capital IQ Library Edition - beta
      A preview of S&P's replacement for S&P NetAdvantage using the Capital IQ interface. This beta site may not work off campus yet.
    • Statesman's Yearbook
      Due to low use, Statesman's Yearbook has been cancelled as of 12/31/2014, but is still available in print at McQuade [REF] JA51 .S7. Alternatives include Euromonitor, BSP Business Searching Interface, and Britannica Online.
    • Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
      Start here for statistical tables compiled from US government, private & international sources in pdf and spreadsheet form. Then go to source agency for more detailed data. Past years of this annual compiled by the U.S. Census Bureau are at



    • U.S. History in Context - Gale
      Find U.S. History information from full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites. Courtesy Massachusetts Library System.


    • Vault CareerInsider - Available through June 2015
      Register and find information on industries & professions, key companies (particularly helpful for private firms), careers, resume writing and more. Click Guides (upper right) for in-depth publications on careers from accounting to law to pharma/healthcare to wealth management. Available through May 2015

    W - Z

    • Wall Street Journal - ProQuest
      Search alone or use National Newspapers Premier to search multiple papers at once.
    • WebCSD - Cambridge Structural Database NEW
      CSD is a world wide repository of small molecule crystal structures hosted by Cambrdige Crystallographic Data Center (CCDC). The web version has all structures does not have all the search capabilities of the desktop application. Merrimack College has a site-wide license for 2015.
    • Wiley Online Library
      Search the full text of Wiley Interscience, Blackwell-Synergy and John Wiley & Sons journals covering all disciplines.
    • World Data Analyst - Britannica
      Create comparison tables and ranked statistics on countries
    • World History in Context - Gale
      Find world history information from full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites. Courtesy Massachusetts Library System.
      Search WorldCat to identify books and videos not available at NOBLE libraries, then request via Interlibrary Loan.

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