Electronic Resources

Below is a list of some of the electronic resources available to patrons of the library, ranging from encyclopedias to business resources to literature databases. Simplify your information searching, with quality sources!
 
General Resources
Personal Reference
Newspapers
Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
Health and Science
History and Current Events
Literature and Arts
Business and Law
Kids and Teens
Massachusetts Library Network Catalogs
 
General Resources
Gale InfoTrac PowerSearch
PowerSearch gives you all the tools you need to search across multiple Gale collections of periodical and reference content, while efficiently managing your results. With the cross-search feature of PowerSearch, you can search one, several, or even all available databases simultaneously. Not sure what you'll find in a particular database? PowerSearch makes it easy for you to select the databases most appropriate to include in your cross-search by providing an alphabetical listing of databases along with product descriptions. You may even decide to leave PowerSearch and continue your research directly in a single Gale database.
Academic OneFile
Academic Onefile contains 8,000 academic journals, mainly in full-text, available in HTML and PDF formats. It also contains hundreds of podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN, and the CBC, as well as full-text New York Times content to 1995.
 
Educator's Reference Complete
This collection of more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports is a great resource for any educator -- from the school teacher and administrator to those studying in the field at the collegiate and graduate level. Content is almost entirely full-text, with the majority of the titles also covered in the ERIC database. This database covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty -- such as technology, bilingual education, health education, and testing. Educator's Reference Complete also focuses on issues in administration, funding and policy.
Expanded Academic ASAP
Find information on: Astronomy, Religion, Law, History, Psychology, Humanities, Current Events, Sociology, Communications and the General Sciences. Over 1,500 titles included are peer-reviewed.
 
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Personal Reference
LearningExpress Library
 
This database helps student prepare for a wide range of career-oriented licensing and certification exams in health care, education civil service, and homeland security. It also provides opportunities to create resumes, hone interviewing techniques and improve business communications Interactive tutorials will helps users improved basic skills in reading, writing and math, as well as prepare for the GED, ACT and SAT tests. This program can be accessed simply by clicking above and registering with a valid Uxbridge Free Public Library card!
 
 
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Newspapers
 
Boston Globe
Through Proquest, you can search the full text of the Boston Globe (starting from 1980).

 
Popular Magazines
Popular Magazines includes more than 1,000 of the most searched magazines across our InfoTrac products. All the titles were selected based on actual publication searches performed by library patrons. This database is 100% full text and includes over 600 titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries".

 
Search the full text of the New York Times (starting in 1985).
InfoTrac Newsstand
 
InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of thousands of national, international, state and local newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format.
 
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Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
Encyclopedia Britannica Library Edition 

Britannica Online Library Edition contains comprehensive content for all patrons—from elementary students to college students, from business professionals to curious seniors.

 
 
 
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Health and Science
Health Reference Academic Center
 
A multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac's award-winning Health Reference Center. All in a single, easy-to-use database, the material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.
 
Health and Wellness Resource Center
 
Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, numerous reference volumes, over 700 health videos from partner Healthology, Inc., hundreds of pamphlets and health-related articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.
 
Science in Context
 
A comprehensive range of science journal, news, reference works, AV resources and interactive exercises supporting high school curricula and university coursework.
 
 
General Science Collection
 
A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.
 
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History and Current Events
 
U.S. History in Context
 
U.S. History in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the mot significant people, events and topics in U.S. history. The new solution merge's Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
 
World History in Context
 
Covers nearly 5,000 years to chronicle the rise and fall of cultures and societies across all continents and eras. Rare primary sources combine with reliable references to put content into context for every learner.
 
Global Issues in Context
 
Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Each of these gateway pages includes an overview, unique "perspectives" articles written by local experts, reference, periodical, pirmary source and statistical information. Rich multimedia- including podcasts, video and interactive graphs- enhance each portal. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.
 
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Literature and Art
Fine Arts and Music Collection
 
With more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art index and RILM, this collection will provide your students with resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history and filmmaking.
 
 
Biography in Context
 
Biography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while allowing you to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates, places or gender as well as keyword and full text.
 
Novelist Plus
 
NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists. For school media specialists and teachers there are Picture Book Extenders and articles on Teaching with Fiction. NoveList is provided by the Central/Western Massachusetts Automated Resource Sharing network (C/W MARS).
 
Literature Resource Center
Literature Resource Center offers up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.
 
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Business and Law
General Business File ASAP
 
Research business and management topics. Includes directory listings for over 150,000 companies as well as investment analyst reports on major companies and industries.
 
Massachusetts Trial Court "Law About" Resource
 
This website has over a 150 Law About topics designed to give people one place to start (if not finish) their research on a particular question.
 
Massachusetts Trial Court Information Services
 
For legal questions, you can contact a law librarian via phone, email, text message, instant message or online chat!
 
Massachusetts Trial Court Forms
 
Most of the trial court forms can be found online at the link above and completed online as well.
 
Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business: financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting, taxes and more. Startups, established businesses, and business students alike can find answers from its mobile responsive experience.
 
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Kids and Teens
Kids InfoBits
 
Kids InfoBits meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
 
 
InfoTrac K-12 Student Edition
 
Designed for secondary school students, this edition contains journal and newspaper articles, maps and reference books including Encyclopedia of American Facts and Dayes Information Please Almanacs and "All Our Yesterdays" photo collection of Americana.
 
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Massachusetts Library Network Catalogs
Uxbridge Free Public Library Catalog
Commonwealth Catalog
Boston Public Library Catalog
CLAMS Library Catalog
Fenway Libraries Catalog
Minuteman Library Catalog
MVLC Library Catalog
NOBLE Library Catalog
OCLN Library Catalog

SAILS Library Catalog
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