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EBSCOHost  Academic Search Ultimate
General, multidisciplinary. Full-text access to almost 6,000 scholarly periodicals. Now with 3,000 more titles.

Credo Reference is an online reference source offering over 500 highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers covering every major subject area.



Criminal Justice Abstracts   Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text

Contains records selected from the most important sources within the discipline. Subject areas include: criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing; criminal investigation; forensic sciences and investigation; history of crime; substance abuse and addiction; probation and parole.



Ebook Collection  Ebook Collection

General and Multidisciplinary. Full text access to a growing collection of electronic books from a variety of publishers.



Ebook Central  ProQuest EBook Central

Ebook Central is an online digital library that provides a wide range of eBooks from scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers. Check back often as we are growing this collection to include more academic areas of interest. This collection has replaced eBrary.



Faith and Philosophy is published quarterly by the Society of Christian Philosophers. The journal encourages discussions among philosophers representing a wide variety of theological perspectives and philosophical orientations that fall largely within the philosophy of religion.



FirstSearch First Search

General, multidisciplinary. Includes ArticleFirst, PapersFirst, ProceedingsFirst, and Electronic Collections Online (ECO),
with abstracts of over 20 million articles and conference papers. Includes full-text access to World Almanac publications and Funk and Wagnall's New Encyclopedia. Also includes OCLC interfaces to ERIC, the GPO Monthly Catalog, and MEDLINE.


Criminal Justice Abstracts   Gender Studies Database

combines Women’s Studies International and Men’s Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. GSD covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. This database includes more than 921,000 records with coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to the present.


Google Scholar

Google Scholar "searches across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations." Searches in Google Scholar return results without most of the commercial websites that fill normal web searches. Using this link allows Google to recognize you as a Neumann student and will link out to full-text articles in our subscription databases.



GPO Access

General, Political Science. The Government Printing Office's free database of federal publications in all areas of interest.





JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association
  Access full-text content since 1993



Journal of Digital & Social Media Marketing

Journal of Digital & Social Media Marketing is the essential peer-reviewed, professional journal for all those involved in the marketing of products or services using digital channels.




Multidisciplinary. Full-text access to back issues of scholarly journals in business, education, humanities, mathematics, and social sciences. We have recently added new collections in Business and Arts and Sciences as well as a collection of Sociology ebooks.



LexisNexis Academic

General. Full-text access to newspapers, business resources, legal resources, medical news, and more. Users may experience accessibility issues with this database as the Library makes adjustments to the subscription.  We apologize for any inconvenience.



New York Times website

Neumann now has full access to The New York Times website. Users will have full access to recent articles published as well as content on the website. You can also take the Times on the go by downloading their mobile app for Android or iPhone. To activate, follow these steps:

1. Go to the link provided and select "Create Account."

 2. Complete the sign up form with your NU email address. When you see the Start Your Access screen, you have successfully registered.



Project Muse eBooks Project Muse eBooks
Project Muse eBooks contain over 3800 full-textbooks on a wide variety of topics.


ProQuest Dissertations and Theses

Dissertations and Theses. The database is the definitive guide to more than 2 million doctoral dissertations and master's theses.



ProQuest Religion

Religion. Full-text access to almost 100 scholarly religion periodicals. offers inspiring and informative counseling and therapy videos. The collection is searchable by keyword, expert, therapeutic issue, and client population. Neumann currently has access to the Essential Skills collection.

Note: When using site in Google Chrome, please make sure your virus or ad block extensions are disabled.



R2 Digital Library

R2 Digital Library The R2 Digital Library is a market-leading eBook platform for health science collections featuring a comprehensive collection of medical, nursing and allied health eBooks presented through a clean and intuitive interface.



SAGE Premier

SAGE Premier provides access to 570+ SAGE journal titles in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine


SciVerse SciVerse

SciVerse from ScienceDirect. The collections for Health & Life Sciences and Social & Behavioral Sciences provide access to nearly two thousand full-text scholarly journal articles from the publishing house of Elsevier.



EBSCOHost  SocINDEX with Full Text

Full text access of scholarly tools encompassing the broad spectrum of sociological study. This database features more than 2.4 million records with subject headings from a 29,000+ sociological and contains abstracts for more than 1,500 core coverage journals dating as far back as 1895.



UpToDate   UpToDate®
UpToDate® is an evidence-based clinical decision support system authored by physicians to help clinicians make the right decisions at the point of care. With a robust editorial team of world-renowned physician authors, editors and peer reviewers, the most current medical information is synthesized into trusted, evidence-based recommendations that are proven to improve patient care and quality. Key features include: Links to Full-Text articles, Medical Calculators, Graphic Searches, and Drugs and Drug interaction information.



FirstSearch WorldCat

General. OCLC Online Union Catalog, a joint catalog of thousands of libraries, including over 53 million books and other items.

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