Databases

eLibraryUSA

eLibraryUSA is a digital platform of credible information resources from the Office of American Spaces with newspapers, ebooks, journals, magazines, dissertations, and theses and award-winning documentaries.  The remote access to the individual members of the American Center includes newspapers and magazines in Press ReaderMagazines on Flipster, research resources such as Academic Search Premier, JSTOR, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.  It also features Kanopy, a streaming service for documentaries, and animated fictional stories for beginners through BookFlix database.

Step into American Center Chennai to access the below databases:

EBSCO Databases
Business Source Corporate Plus (EBSCO)
Business Source Corporate Plus is designed to meet the diverse information needs of today’s companies.  This product contains full text from more than 5,400 premium business magazines and journals.  BSC Plus also provides AP wires and thousands of newsfeeds, updated in real time. Additional sources include more than one million substantial company listings; over 2400 newspapers, 850,000 transcripts and more than 1,600 country economic reports.

Literary Reference Center Plus
The Literary Reference Center is a rich full-text literary database covering all genres and timeframes.  It includes thousands of synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals, and author interviews and biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories, and poems.

Small Business Reference Center
Small Business Reference Center is a one-stop-shop for introductory business information.   It provides general operational information for any type of business with searchable advisory videos.  It has state-specific startup guides and a broad range of industry information including articles and market research reports.  It also provides the full text of the business-related guides from the Nolo Press.

ProQuest Databases:
Coronavirus Research Database
A free health and medical research database for openly available content related to the COVID-19 outbreak..

ProQuest Research Library:
ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer.  Search from a highly respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.

Publicly Available Content Database
Designed to complement other databases and collections, this database brings together or links to full text for publicly available scholarly content from a number of different sources from around the world. It includes content from major subject repositories such as arXiv as well as open access journals. Content includes journal articles, pre-prints, books, conference papers and reports.

SIRS Discover
An editorially curated collection that helps younger students complete their assignments by providing easy access to premium newspapers, magazines, images, and other kinds of great content.

SIRS Discoverer is an editorially curated reference database that supports the teaching and learning of basic research skills in primary and secondary education. It supports state, national, and international curricular standards. Great content is selected from authoritative newspapers, magazines, books, websites, and image collections. Editorially maintained topic pages help students research common assignments on famous people, countries, animals, and pro/con topics.