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Academic Search Premier: researchIT CT database containing articles from full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources. Covers major areas of academic research including biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & philosophy, science & technology, veterinary science and more. Contains more than 4,700 full-text journals. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Access Business News (NewsBank):  Access Business News is a specialized collection containing current and archived content from the complete, full-text electronic editions of business and law journals, local and regional business news weeklies, newspapers and other news sources.  It extensively covers industries, markets, companies, executives, and products.  Publications include:

·A.M. Best
·American Banker
·CNN Money
·Crain’s New York Business
·EDGAR Online
·Fairfield County Business Journal
·The Kiplinger Letter
·Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
·Women’s Wear Daily

[Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

America’s News (NewsBank): With unmatched U.S. news content from local, regional, and national sources, this resource is the largest of its kind. Its diverse source types include printed and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos. Explore a specific issue or event through the detailed coverage provided by local reporting or compare a wide variety of viewpoints from across the country on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people. [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards--if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

The Christian Science Monitor: researchIT database (ProQuest) containing full-text coverage of The Christian Science Monitor. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Consumer Reports:  Search Consumer Reports through EBSCO’s MasterFILE Premier database from researchIT CT.  [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

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Connecticut Digital Collections:  researchIT CT database offering Central Connecticut State University's (CCSU) Digital Collections, a collection of more than 4,500 digital objects including oral histories, rare publications and archives materials, Polish posters and publications, student publications, theses and dissertations; Connecticut State Library’s Digital Collections, a collection of materials from the Connecticut State Library and the State Archives, including court documents, law and legal materials, photographs of farms, roads, bridges and more, ranging from 1631 to the present; Newspapers of Connecticut, a sample collection of historical newspapers covering the various regions, perspectives and topics of the Civil War era in Connecticut, including theConnecticut War Record from 1863-1865; Treasures of Connecticut Libraries, a collection of more than 1,700 items from Connecticut libraries and partnering institutions, including Civil War letters, historical photographs, postcards, pamphlets, films and more; and new items from CT libraries are added on an ongoing basis; Southern Connecticut State University's (SCSU) Digital Collections, a collection of antique library postcards, student publications, the newsletter of the Connecticut Library Association and Mayor John DeStefano, Jr.'s papers; and Connecticut Digital Archive (CTDA), a service of the University of Connecticut Libraries with a collection of 200,000 digital assets from 20 different institutions, and includes assets from Connecticut History Illustrated (formerly Connecticut History Online).  [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

EBSCO MasterFILE Elite: EBSCO general magazine index. Contains full text for more than 1,000 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.  This database also contains full text for more than 50 reference books and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps, and flags.  Includes full text of Consumer Reports back to 1/1/1991; Consumer Reports Buying Guide back to 1/1/1999; Consumer Reports on Health back to 1/1/1992 and Consumer Reports Travel Letter back to 1/1/1997.  [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards--if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center): researchIT CT database providing access to educational literature and resources. Includes more than 337,000 full-text documents. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

GreenFILE: This comprehensive resource from researchIT CT draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more. Content includes full text for more than 9,100 records. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.] Hartford Courant: researchIT CT database (ProQuest) containing full-text coverage of the Hartford Courant (for the Hartford Courant Historical (1764-1922, click here).Wilton residents may also access the Hartford Courant through Newsbank.  Coverage is from 1991 to the present. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Los Angeles Times: researchIT CT database (ProQuest) containing full-text coverage of the Los Angeles Times. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

MainFile: researchIT CT database containing coverage for more than 4,300 full-text magazines and journals and nearly 250 full-text newspapers and newswires. This database also includes over 2,900 full-text reference books and encyclopedias.

MasterFile Premier: researchIT CT database containing full text for thousands of general reference magazines (including Consumer Reports) and publications and covers a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues, and more. Contains nearly 1,700 full-text periodicals; over 935,000 photos, maps, and flags; over 81,900 primary source documents; and more than 500 full-text reference books.  [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

MAS Ultra–School Edition: researchIT CT database designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers and much more.  Includes America’s Civil War, American History, Archaeology, Astronomy, Bioscience, Civil WarTimes, CollegeXpress Magazine, Congressional Digest, Discover, History Today, Nation, National Review, New Republic, New Scientist, Popular Science, Science News, Scientific American, Smithsonian, World War II and more.  All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator.  [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

The New York Times: researchIT CT database (ProQuest) containing full-text coverage of The New York Times. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Newspaper Source Plus: researchIT CT database providing more than 1,000 full-text newspapers, providing more than 39 million full-text articles. Contains AP (Associated Press); Business Wire; CNN Wire; PR Wire; UPI (United Press International); Xinhua (China); ABC News (American); ABC (Australian); CBC (Canadian); CBS News; CNBC; CNN; CNN International; FOX News; MSNBC; National Public Radio; PBS. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Primary Search: researchIT CT database containing full-text for more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines. Full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator. Features Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, The Encyclopedia of Animals, and American Heritage Children’s Dictionary, 3rd Edition, providing students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Professional Development Collection: researchIT CT database containing full text for more than 500 high quality education journals, including: Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, High School Journal, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, and School Library Journal. Content includes 745 Abstracted and indexed journals, 508 full-text journals, 537 Peer-reviewed, abstracted and indexed journals, 339 Peer-reviewed, full-text journals, 230 educational reports. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Referencia Latina: researchIT CT database offering content from a variety of sources including thousands of encyclopedia entries, an inclusive collection of images, an atlas, health reports, a Spanish-English dictionary and full text for reference books and general interest magazines in a broad array of subject areas. Daily updates ensure availability of the most current articles from a dozen prominent newspapers from 10 Latin American countries such as: El Comercio (Peru), El Mercurio (Chile), El Tiempo (Columbia), El Universal (Mexico), El Pais (Uruguay), El Nacional (Venezuela), La Nacion (Argentina), and La Nacion (Costa Rica). [ICONN database available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

TOPICsearchresearchIT CT database in which students researchers, teachers, and librarians can explore current events, social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics frequently discussed in the classroom.    [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.]

Wall Street Journal: researchIT CT database with coverage from 1984 to the present. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.] Washington Post: ICONN database with coverage from 1987 to the present. [Available to all Connecticut residents with current public library cards.] Wilton Bulletin: Online full-text version of The Wilton Bulletin. Coverage begins on April 24, 2003. You may search this database remotely by entering your Wilton Library Card barcode. If you need articles prior to this date, you may search the Library’s Wilton Bulletin Index which will tell you the issue the article is in (we can then photocopy the article for you). [Available to Wilton residents with current Wilton Library cards--if you are a Wilton resident in need of a card, stop by the library.]

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