Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Browse through a variety of key words and phrases; then explore the ideas and devise a more specific topic.
Need a topic? Try these databases
Credo provides access to over 350 encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference sources. This is a great place to begin your research.
A collection of more than 150 English-Language newspapers. It covers domestic and international (mostly UK and Austrialia) news. Coverage is full-text with several search options. Previously known as Custom Newspapers.
New York State Newspapers
Includes articles from newspapers from around New York State including: Glens Falls Post-Star, New York Times, New York Observer, New York Post, and Newsday.
Access to a number of Newspaper databases and News sources. Many individual papers are represented including the New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
Starting Points for Research
Access to McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and McGraw-Hill’s Dictionary; biographical information, science and technology news and multi-media content.
Business Insights Essentials
Business periodicals and company profiles.
Research Starters: Business
A great starting point: search here for an overview of a business topic with suggested articles and books to read for more information.
Research Starters: Sociology
A good starting point for your research on social science topics (including human services). Start here to find out about a topic and find further articles in books in the bibliography and Recommended Reading sections.