Databases and Library Resources

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Library Catalog lists books, videos and other materials in the DeVry Library System. You can limit your search to a specific campus or access all of the DeVrycampuses. Search by subject, title, author or keyword.

25 Libraries. 24/7 Access.

DeVry University Library Services is your partner on the path to academic excellence and lifelong learning. With 25 branches across North America, and a vast collection of ebooks and articles available anytime from the web, we are always right where you need us to be. Our expert librarians are available in person, or online through the Ask-a-Librarian chat service, to assist with your research and information needs.

Journal and Periodicals

Lexis Nexis  Provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications. Includes company dossiers for detailed company information and financial performance. Also compares companies matching specific criteria. Provides access to Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789.

EBSCOhost 2.0 is our newest database and the primary tool we use to support student learning. The database offers full-text access to articles in all subject areas.

Reference Sources

Credo Reference is a collection of 250+ high quality, constantly updated reference books, dictionaries, encylopedias and atlases.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online
The Britannica allows alphabetical and subject heading searching just like the print version. The world atlas contains interactive maps providing information about people, land, government, history, major cities, and landmarks of the seven continents and four oceans.

New! Britannica's Image Quest An online image database containing two million rights-cleared images from over 50 collections, including Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images, the National Portrait Gallery of London, the National Geographic Society, Oxford Scientific, etc. Fully searchable. Each photo or illustration includes the source, copyright holder, caption, and keywords, and may be downloaded, printed, saved in a "Lightbox," virtual folder, or e-mailed as a jpeg.

Oxford Art Online comprises the full text of The Dictionary of Art.

NoodleTools is the Web's most comprehensive and accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian bibliography composer with fully-integrated note-taking.

Business and Career Information

Gale Cengage Business Plans Handbook
  A collection of business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses in North America. Includes a business plan template, two fictional business plans, a listing of organizations, agencies, and consultants.

IBISWorld  The country's most comprehensive collection of Industry market research reports, including company reports on over 8,000 publically held companies. The Global Industry reports present opportunities and threats for business in a broad range of industry sectors.

ProQuest ABI/INFORM Global  Covers business conditions, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory, corporate strategy and tactics, and the competitive business landscape worldwide. In-depth coverage to over 3,040 publications, including the Wall Street Journal 1984 to the present. Also includes profiles for 60,000+ companies and their executives.

Faulkner FACCTS
Faulkner's provides its users with a complete computer and communications information base containing comprehensive coverage of the full spectrum of computer system, software, networking, and telecom technologies - including trends, vendor profiles, and product solutions.

Plunkett Research Online is the leading provider of industry sector analysis and research, industry trends and industry statistics. Learn how to use Plunkett Research

Skillport provides access to hundreds of self-paced courses in business, desktop, and IT skills, as well as health, safety, and legal compliance.

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Books 24x7  Books 24x7: Provides access to over 25,000 eBooks in the areas of engineering, business, finance, IT, government, and wellness.

Safari Books Online
Safari is an electronic reference library for programmers and IT professionals. Search here for electronic versions of a broad range of technical books on such topics as Programming, Certification, Networking, E-commerce, Graphics, Hardware, and more.


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