| ||A to Z Maps |
A comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps that can be used in school reports, school lesson plans, personal research projects, and business reports. Contains maps (modern and historical, including the Holy Land), map resources, visual glossaries, video dictionaries, geography learning games, and teacher resources.
| ||Academic Search Complete |
Index and full text of magazines, newspapers, reports, conference proceedings, and scholarly journals in a wide variety of disciplines.
| ||America: History and Life |
Index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.
| ||American Archive of Public Broadcasting |
A project of the Library of Congress and WGBH in Boston, the American Archive preserves public television and radio broadcasts dating from the 1940s to the present. Many programs are available for free online use.
| ||American Chemical Society Journals |
Full-text journals published by the American Chemical Society.
| ||American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955 |
American Doctoral Dissertations 1933-1955 is the digital version of the print index, Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities (DDAAU). The database is searchable by fields that include dissertation title, author and school.
Full-text of the dissertations is not available in this resource. Contact the library for assistance in requesting a copy of the dissertation text.
| ||Annual Review of Biochemistry |
Critical reviews of recent advances in biochemistry.
| ||Annual Review of Ecology & Systematics |
Critical reviews of recent advances in ecology.
| ||Annual Review of Entomology |
Critical reviews of recent advances in entomology.
| ||Annual Review of Genetics |
Critical reviews of recent advances in genetics.
| ||Annual Review of Immunology |
Critical reviews of recent advances in immunology.
| ||Annual Review of Microbiology |
Critical reviews of recent advances in microbiology.
| ||Annual Review of Physiology |
Critical reviews of recent advances in physiology.
| ||Annual Review of Plant Physiology & Plant Molecular Biology |
Critical reviews of recent advances in plant sciences.
| ||Annual Review of Public Health |
Critical reviews of recent advances in the field of public health.
| ||Annual Reviews in Science |
Contains annual reviews in biochemistry, ecology & systematics, entomology, genetics, immunology, microbiology, physiology, and plant physiology & plant molecular biology.
| ||ARTstor |
Database of more than 600,000 digital images representing visual and material culture across cultures and time periods. Documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design, as well as many other forms of visual culture. ARTstor tools enable the ability to save groups of images online for personal and classroom use.
| ||ArXiv.org |
An open access site for eprints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics. Articles are available in pdf, html, and postscript formats.
| ||ATLA Religion with Full Text |
Index and full text of biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religious perspectives on social issues.
| ||BioOne Online Journals |
A collection of bioscience research journals.
| ||Black Thought and Culture |
Black Thought and Culture is a landmark electronic collection of approximately 100,000 pages of non-fiction writings by major American black leaders—teachers, artists, politicians, religious leaders, athletes, war veterans, entertainers, and other figures—covering 250 years of history.
| ||Business Source Elite |
An index and full-text source of peer-reviewed business journals and trade publications.
| ||Calvinism Resources Database |
An electronic bibliography of resources on John Calvin and Calvinism. This database is maintained by the Hekman Library at Calvin College.
| ||CARLI Digital Collections |
CARLI Digital Collections is a growing image and special collections research resource for faculty, staff, students, and the public. By combining digital collections from a number of CARLI member institutions into a seamless environment, researchers are guaranteed richer search results on a variety of topics. Available collections include the Sanborn Maps of Illinois and the Saskia art images collection.
| ||Choice Reviews Online |
A database of book reviews for college librarians and faculty.
| ||CIA World Factbook |
Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
| ||CINAHL |
The Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health indexes English-language publications in nursing and allied health along with publications of the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the National League of Nursing (NLN). Some full text.
| ||CiteSeerX |
Digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science. Some full-text articles are available; any other articles of interest may be requested via interlibrary loan.
| ||ComAbstracts |
The ComAbstracts database contains abstracts of articles and books published in the professional literature of the communication(s) field as well as bibliographic records and audio materials.
Note: The "Check your library for fulltext access" links do not connect to Trinity's system. Ask a librarian if you need help finding full-text.
| ||Communication & Mass Media Complete |
Index and full-text for mass media and communications journals.
| ||Consumer Health Complete |
A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
| ||Counseling and Therapy in Video |
Alexander Street Counseling's Counseling and Therapy in Video provides an online collection of video for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
| ||CRC Periodical Index |
Indexes publications of interest to Reformed Christians, including several published by the Christian Reformed Church.
| ||Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text |
Includes bibliographic records and full text covering essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology with coverage of hundreds of journals from around the world.
| ||DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals |
DOAJ is a database of more than 4,000 open access, peer-reviewed journals.
| ||Encyclopedia of American Studies |
Covers the history, philosophy, arts, and cultures of the United States in relation to the world, from pre-colonial days to the present, from various perspectives and the global American Studies movement.
Topics covered include: American Studies Concepts, Figures and Practices -- Arts and Literature -- Economics, Business, and Labor -- Education, Libraries, and Museums -- Ethnicity, Race, and Religious Cultures -- Gender and Family -- National Identity -- Nature and the Environment -- Periods and Eras -- Philosophy -- Political Science and Law -- Popular Culture -- Science, Technology, and Medicine -- Social Movements and Social Reform.
| ||ERIC - Education Resources Information Center |
Index and full-text for peer-reviewed journals, trade publications, research reports, and newspapers in the field of education.
| ||Explora |
Easy-to-use search tool for student use in finding articles, images and video on a wide range of topics. Results include Lexile score where applicable.
| ||Explora Educator's Edition |
The teacher's complement to Explora, this database offers educator tools like lesson planning materials and curriculum standards in addition to articles, books, and reports on a variety of topics.
| ||Federal Resources for Educational Excellence |
K-12 teaching and learning resources from U.S. federal agencies covering Arts & Music, Health & Phys Ed, History & Social Studies, Language Arts, Math, and Science. Provides links to resources including animations, primary documents, photos, and videos.
| ||Filmakers Library Online (Volume 1) |
Filmakers Library Online provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.
| ||Fossil Calibration Database |
"The mission of the Fossil Calibration Database is to provide vetted fossil calibration points that can be used for divergence dating by molecular systematists. These calibrations follow the five best practices outlined by Parham et al. (2012)."
| ||Global Road Warrior |
Global Road Warrior provides detailed cultural, social, political, and business information and statistics for 175 countries.
| ||globalEDGE Global Insights |
Provides international business and trade information on over 200 countries, the 50 U.S. states, as well as nearly two dozen industry sectors, and many of the world’s trade blocs.
| ||GlobeTheoLib |
The Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism [GlobeTheoLib] is a multilingual online library offering access free of charge to full-text articles, journals, books and other resources. Its focus is on theology, intercultural and interreligious dialogue, ethics, and ecumenism in World Christianity.
note: Free registration required to access content
| ||Google Scholar |
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.
| ||GreenFile |
An index with some full-text articles focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment.
| ||Harpweek |
Provides digital copies as well as transcribed full-text of Harper's Weekly from 1857-1877.
| ||Health Source: Consumer |
Index and full text for consumer health publications.
| ||Health Source: Nursing/Academic |
Index and full text for peer-reviewed medical journals and patient education materials.
| ||Highwire Press |
Highwire Press is an archive of scholarly articles in the sciences produced by Stanford University Libraries.
| ||Historical Statistics of the United States |
Historical Statistics of the United States presents the numerical history of the United States including: population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, governance, and international relations, all from the earliest times to the present.
| ||IEEE Xplore |
Index for scientific and technical content in engineering, computer science, and related fields published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).
note: Trinity does not have full text for this database; articles of interest may be requested via interlibrary loan.
| ||Information Bridge: DOE Scientific and Technical Information |
Free public access to over 313,000 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics of interest related to DOE's mission.
| ||JSTOR |
An electronic repository of full-text journals in a variety of disciplines, Jstor includes the full text of journals starting from the origin of their publication, but often does not have the most recent 2-5 years.
| ||LexisNexis Academic |
Contains full-text news, business, and legal information, with some types of information dating back to 1790.
| ||LWW Nursing and Health Professions Premier Collection (Ovid) |
This database contains 100% full-text for 79 nursing journals published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
| ||MAS Ultra |
Designed specifically for high school students, this resource includes articles from popular periodicals, reference books, charts, graphs, maps, and photos. Useful for curriculum planning for secondary education majors
| ||MasterFILE Premier |
A general, interdisciplinary database that contains an index and full-text for periodicals, primary source documents, and ebooks. Periodicals coverage is from 1975 to the present.
| ||Microsoft Academic Search |
Microsoft Academic Search covers millions of academic publications and displays the key relationships between and among subjects, content, and authors, highlighting the critical links that help define scientific research. Fields of study covered include biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, environmental sciences, geosciences, material science, mathematics, and physics.
| ||Military and Government Collection |
Index and full text of news publications pertaining to all branches of the US government.
| ||MLA International Bibliography |
Index and full text of journals and books of literature and literary criticism.
| ||Naxos Music Library |
A digital library of streaming music.
| ||New World Cinema: Independent Features & Shorts, 1990-Present |
The collection includes over 200 full-length feature films from leading independent distributors such as Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Film Movement, MK2, and Global Lens. There are also some 50 award winning short films.
All films were presented at major film festivals, many were nominated for awards, and many have won major awards.
| ||Newspaper Source |
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are also provided. Covers 1985-present.
| ||Nursing Education in Video |
Nursing Education in Video is a unique online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. All of the videos in the collection have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board, and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with US Federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS. Subjects covered include Anatomy and Physiology, Basic Clinical Skills, Communications, Gerontology, Infection Control, Legal Aspects of Nursing, Pediatrics, Quality Assurance-Quality Care, and more.
| ||Open Access Theses & Dissertations |
OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. To the extent possible, the index is limited to records of graduate-level theses that are freely available online.
(If you're looking for a dissertation and don't find it here, ask the library and we can try to request a copy for you.)
| ||Oxford English Dictionary Online |
The complete Oxford English Dictionary online (OED), including several additions and alterations, making it more up-to-date than the printed version.
| ||The Philosopher's Index |
Index to journals in philosophy with some linked full text.
| ||Primary Search |
Index and full-text magazines for elementary schoolers. Includes reading level indicators (Lexile numbers).
| ||Professional Development Collection |
This database focuses on practical concerns for practicing teachers and is a very good place to look for information to help you apply research in your classroom.
| ||Project Muse |
Full text of 124 journals published by the Johns Hopkins University Press; covers 1995-present in most cases.
| ||ProQuest Open Access Dissertations and Theses (PQDT Open) |
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. You can locate dissertations and theses relevant to your discipline, and view the complete text in PDF format.
(If you're looking for a dissertation and don't find it here, ask the library and we can try to request a copy for you.)
| ||PsycCRITIQUES |
Full-text database with tens of thousands of incisive book and film reviews from 1956 to present. It provides users with insight on publications from a psychological perspective allowing them to choose relevant reading material, to select appropriate course materials, and more.
| ||PsycINFO |
Index, summaries, and links to full text when available of journal articles, book chapters, full books, dissertations, and technical reports in psychology and related fields.
| ||Public Art Archive |
Free online resource about public artworks and art intended to be readily viewed by the public. It offers standardized and highly rigorous metadata structures, controlled taxonomies, advanced mapping features, and sophisticated search and filter tools.
| ||PubMed |
PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to 1948. PubMed includes links to some free full text articles and other related resources.
| ||PubMed Central |
PubMed Central (PMC) is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
| ||Reformational Publishing Project |
Scanned copies of almost one hundred and twenty titles on Dooyeweerdian philosophy, many of them in the original Dutch. This project will be an ongoing one and will add new features at a later date. The list can be searched either by author, or by title.
| ||Regional Business News |
Contains regional business newspapers, newswires, and journals.
| ||Resources for College Libraries (RCL Web) |
RCL Web is a bibliography containing reviews and information about materials recommended for college libraries.
| ||RILM Abstracts of Music Literature |
An index covering all areas of music and related fields of study. RILM indexes journals, books, conference proceedings, discographies, dissertations, ethnographic recordings, Festschriften, films, and videos. Published by Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale.
| ||Sage Premier |
Index and some full text of journals published by Sage.
note: Not all journals in Sage Premier are owned by Trinity. To avoid seeing journals you cannot access, select the option to see only content available to you.
| ||Sanborn Maps of Illinois, 1867-1970 |
Sanborn maps were originally created to help fire insurance companies determine the risks associated with insuring properties. These large-scale maps were drawn at a scale of 50 feet to an inch. Because the maps were created over a century, they are useful in charting the development of cities and towns over many years.
| ||SocIndex with Full Text |
Index and full text of sociology and social work journals.
| ||Symptom Media |
Symptom Media’s behavioral health clinical training titles are guided by the DSM, incorporating the symptoms into a concise vignette that promotes critical thinking, allows for discussion and analysis of symptoms that creates the optimal learning experience.
| ||TechXtra |
Search engine for engineering, computer science, and math that covers articles, websites, books, industry news, ejournals, and other related materials.
| ||UNCAP (Uncovering Chicago Archives Project) |
Provides open public access to online finding aids for hundreds of archival collections documenting a wide range of topics, time periods, and geographical areas. Researchers can find primary archival sources on African American history and culture, theater, jazz, urban sociology, journalism, Native Americans, modern poetry, anthropology, African studies, literature, criminology and legal studies, art and photography, medical history, and the Manhattan Project, among many other subjects.
| ||Under the Bridge |
Published spring and fall since 2016, this collection of campus creative and intellectual work accepts submissions from students, faculty, staff, alumni, and student organizations at Trinity Christian College.
| ||Wolfram MathWorld |
Online mathematical resource including summaries of more than 300 terms, extensive citations to books and journal articles, and interactive java applets for three-dimensional geometry. Browse by topic or use the alphabetical index to find resources.
| ||Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 |
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 brings together primary documents, books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews, Web site reviews, and teaching tools, all documenting the multiplicity of women’s activism in public life.