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A to Z World Culture (World Trade Press)Login Required
New Encyclopedia Information Maps

Provides information about world history, cultures, languages, foods, religions, and much more. World Trade Press is a publishing and information products company dedicated to providing reliable, up-to-date digital media essential for researchers, educators, travelers, and logistics and international trade professionals. 

A-Z Lyrics Universe
Find a growing collection of lyrics here as well as music videos.
ABI-INFORM Complete (from Proquest)Login Required
Articles Statistics / Weights / Measures
This database is the most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline and ABI/INFORM Archive.
ABYZ News Links
Directories / Phone Books Newspaper
Worldwide directory of newspapers and news media guides
Academic OneFile (Gale)Login Required

From Gale, Academic OneFile contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles for academic libraries from the world's leading journals. This comprehensive resource covers the physical and social sciences, technology, medicine, engineering, the arts, technology, literature, and many other subjects.

Academic Search PremierLogin Required
Articles Newspaper
(Via EbscoHost) Full text for thousands of publications, including thousands of peer-reviewed journal articles as well as newspapers. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further.
Advanced Technologies & Aerospace (Proquest)Login Required

Provided through the Wyoming State Library by the University of Wyoming Library.

Agricola (via USDA)
Articles Website
AGRICOLA is a bibliographic database consisting of literature citations for journal articles, monographs, proceedings, theses, patents, translations, audiovisual materials, computer software, and technical reports pertaining to all aspects of agriculture. This extensive database provides selective worldwide coverage of primary information sources in agriculture and related fields. CONTACT A LIBRARIAN when you find an article. We can locate it for you for free.
Agricultural Statistics
Government Statistics / Weights / Measures
From the USDA, this e-resource is published each year to meet the diverse need for reliable information on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns. Contains editions from 1994 to present.
Agriculture Collection [Gale]Login Required

Agriculture Collection provides a comprehensive view of agriculture and related fields. The database provides access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.

Agriculture Journals & News (Agriculture Science Database - Proquest)Login Required
Now called Agriculture Database, this resource includes the leading agricultural journals published in North America including the agriculture-related topics: Animal and veterinary sciences,Plant sciences,Forestry, Aquaculture and fisheries, Farming and farming systems, Agricultural economics, & Food and human nutrition. Part of Proquest Central database.
Agroecology Class Guide - (W. Rose)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
A library guide to aid in agroecology research.
Agronomy Journal

From the American Society of Agronomy, The journal publishes contributions under the headings of (i) Original Research, (ii) Reviews and Interpretation, (iii) Contributions to the Forum, (iv) Letters to the Editor, and (v) Book Reviews. See Serials Solution Journal Lookup to find archived issues.

Agronomy Journal Style Guide
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
Writing and citation style guide in the Agronomy Journal style.
AHFS Consumer Medication Information (EBSCO)Login Required
Dictionaries / Thesauri
AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. AHFS is published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists—long recognized as an authority on educating patients about drug use and safety, and a founding member of the National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE)
Air & Space Magazine Archives (1970-) Gale Digital Archives
Gale Digital Archives provides access to Smithsonian's Air & Space magazine from 1986 - present and the Smithsonian from 1970 - present.
All About Birds (Cornell Lab of Ornithology)
The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a world leader in the study, appreciation, and conservation of birds. Our hallmarks are scientific excellence and technological innovation to advance the understanding of nature and to engage people of all ages in learning about birds and protecting the planet.
Alternative HealthwatchLogin Required
(Via EbscoHost) Full text for 180 publications, many peer-reviewed journals; subject areas cover complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.
American Anthropologist

American Anthropologist is the flagship journal of the American Anthropological Association, reaching well over 12,000 readers with each issue. The journal advances the Association's mission through publishing articles that add to, integrate, synthesize, and interpret anthropological knowledge; commentaries and essays on issues of importance to the discipline; and reviews of books, films, sound recordings and exhibits.

American Horse Council
As the national association representing all segments of the horse industry in Washington, DC, the American Horse Council works daily to represent your equine interests and opportunities.
American Indians: Index of Native American Resources on the Internet
A portal to websites about Native Americans.
American Musicological Society: Musicologists websites
Music Website
Web portal to sites of interest to musicologists. Includes music education, music therapy, jazz, sacred, rock, instruments, choirs, opera, composers, theory, job listings, electronic music and much more.
American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
Articles Website
Association for veterinarians. Includes PDF links to their online journals (JAVMA & AJVR).
Anatomy.TV - Primal Pictures (Teton Data Systems)Login Required
Encyclopedia Information Images

From Teton Data Systems, this is a premier human anatomy and physiology resource with images, drawings, MRI scans, and more.

Ancestry LibraryLogin Required
Provided through the Wyoming State Library, this collection of more than 4,000 databases covers U.S., U.K., and Canada and includes census, vital, church, court, and immigration records. If off campus, you will be prompted to login with your NWC login.
Annual Reviews OnlineLogin Required
Synthesis of social science & scientific literature; NWC has Ecology, Evolution & Systematics; Anthropology; Psychology; & Sociology in full-text. All other reviews are abstract only. 1996 - current. Our Annual Reviews are also searchable through our JSTOR subscription.
Anthropological Index Online
Articles Website
An online index to locate anthropological articles.
Directories / Phone Books
APA Citing Sources Guide (NWC)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
A guide, with examples, of the APA citation style created by librarians and faculty at Northwest College.
APA Format (Purdue OWL)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
APA style guide and examples from Purdue University
Archives UnboundLogin Required

Gale Databases

Archives Unbound addresses students and scholars' pressing need to see primary, unpublished archival documents. There is no better way to study the past than through consultation of primary source documents. Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students at the college and university level.

Arts Databases (Proquest)Login Required

Search all or choose from 30 databases dealing with the Arts. Provided through the Wyoming State Library by the University of Wyoming Library.

ARTstorLogin Required
This image database focuses on art, photography, area studies, social history, sociology, and environment history. For scholars who are using images as evidence (rather than as illustration); images that span the richness of the physical and cultural world past and present. Use Advanced Search to limit to type or topic such as "photographs."
ARTStor/JStor - Photography CollectionsLogin Required

Explore the public, open, and licensed photography collections curated by ARTStor and JStor.

Associated Press Collections Online [Gale]Login Required
Images Movies/Films Newspaper

Gale Databases

Associated Press Collections Online gives insight into major events, people and trends from the mid-1800s through the twentieth century from the Associated Press Corporate Archive. Collections may include: original wire copy, personal papers, AP style books, internal publications, and more. Hundreds of videos from the AP Archive and thousands of striking images from AP Images archive add depth to the original reporting and stories behind the news from this venerable news agency.

Avalon Project - Documents in Law, History & Diplomacy
Encyclopedia Information Website
Created and maintained by Yale Law School, the Avalon Project contains over 65 document collections from ancient times (4000 bce) to the 21st century. Includes United States historical documents as well as world documents. Other collections are Project DIANA - an online human rights archive and the International Military Tribunal for Germany.
NWC Students, Faculty & StaffFor NWC Students, Faculty & Staff
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