History Databases

Military & Intelligence DatabaseBoth the historian and reporter on the frontline will find useful information in this collection, composed of content from over 400 journals, which covers all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. Key subjects covered include: socioeconomic effects of war, governmental policies, the structure of armed forces, and many more. NOVELNY
US History CollectionAs any historian will state, the study of history is as much about the present as the past: to that end, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage of this field, useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher. NOVELNY
War and Terrorism CollectionA definitive periodical collection of hand selected titles for analysts, risk management professionals and students of military science, history, social science. NOVELNY
World History CollectionAs any historian will state, the study of history is as much about the present as the past: to that end, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage of this field, useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher. NOVELNY

Science Databases

Environmental Studies and Policy CollectionA collection of over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles provide robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests NOVELNY
General Science CollectionA collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments. NOVELNY

Reference Databases

Britannica Academic EditionIncludes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools. NOVELNY
Britannica SchoolA source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities. Available at three levels--elementary, middle, and high. NOVELNY
General Reference Center GoldGeneral-interest sources include magazines, children’s magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference books and more. NOVELNY

New York State Historic Newspapers

The NYS Historic Newspapers project provides free online access to a wide range of newspapers chosen to reflect New York’s unique history.

Sandpumpings Online

Sand Pumpings was a part-literary, part-history magazine published by the students of Olean High School that featured interviews and articles of local, historical interest in addition to literary pieces. This digital collection features eleven issues dated 1976-1983.

Olean City Directories Online

Searchable PDFs contain the full text to eighteen Jamestown, NY, city directories from 1875 to 1916 and eighteen Olean, NY, city directories from 1882 to 1916.

HippoCampus

“The goal of HippoCampus is to provide high-quality, multimedia content on general education subjects for high school and college students free of charge.” Subjects range from statistics to U.S. government. Contains videos and textbook information.

BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper

Since 1996, BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper has been the curator of the best free education and homework resources for students, teachers and parents.  Basically, this is a gigantic list of links, organized by subject, with brief annotations.