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    • Ebook Central Academic and Public Library Complete

    • Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills.
    • Subjects: Art, Business, Criminal Justice/Criminology, Education, English/Modern Languages, General, Gerontology, History, Mass Communications, Mathematics, Music, Nursing, Physical Education, Psychology, Religion and Philosophy, Science, Social Science, Social Work, Sports Studies, Theatre
    • Type: E-Books
    • eBooks on EBSCOhost

    • Our EBSCOhost ebooks consist of 2 major collections. "eBooks on EBSCOhost" (formerly NetLibrary) is a collection of over 24,000 online electronic books, most of which are new or recent titles. "eBooks Academic Collection" is a package, including titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, MIT Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Both collections are included in the Hackney Library online catalog, but they can also be accessed separately through this link. Features of the eBooks on EBSCOhost platform include browsing by subject and genre, a personal folder option to save and view books, the ability to save notes on eBooks to your personal folder, search features that will allow you to search across eBooks and other EBSCOhost content, in addition to an enhanced viewer for examining eBooks, and a search within functionality to search for specific terms within an eBook. Subjects include: Art, Business & Economics, Education, Language Arts & Discipline, Literary Criticism, Medical, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Poetry, Political Science, Religion, Social Science, Technology & Engineering
    • Subjects: Art, Business, Criminal Justice/Criminology, Education, English/Modern Languages, General, Gerontology, History, Mass Communications, Mathematics, Music, Nursing, Physical Education, Psychology, Religion and Philosophy, Science, Social Science, Social Work, Sports Studies, Theatre
    • Type: Biographies, Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, E-Books
    • ElectionGuide

    • ElectionGuide is provided by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), an international nonprofit dedicated to strengthening electoral democracy. Launched in 1998 through a grant from USAID and currently funded by the same, ElectionGuide is the most comprehensive and timely source of verified election information available online. It provides content on: National elections around the world; Subnational elections of high interest; Political parties and candidates; Referendum provisions; News on election-related laws and developments around the world; Political institutions and electoral systems; Election results and voter turnout.
    • Subjects: History, Social Science
    • Type: Statistics
    • eLibrary Curriculum Edition

    • This easy-to-use curriculum and reference resource delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as additional subject-based material.
    • Subjects: General, Education
    • Type: Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Reference
    • Encyclopedia of Social Networks

    • This two-volume encyclopedia provides a thorough introduction to the wide-ranging, fast-developing field of social networking, a much-needed resource at a time when new social networks or communities seem to spring up on the internet every day.
    • Subjects: Mass Communications
    • Type: Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Reference
    • Entrepreneurial Studies Source

    • This database offers users full text for more than 125 key periodicals, 135 reference books, numerous case studies, thousands of company profiles and over 600 videos with transcripts and related articles from the Harvard Faculty Seminar Series and Vator.TV, one of the world's largest social network sites for high-tech entrepreneurs. Subjects covered in the database include business planning, communications, innovations, management, marketing, organizational behavior, product development, raising capital, risk taking, and more.
    • Subjects: Business
    • Type: Reference
    • Environment Complete

    • The database contains full text for more than 920 journals, including many of the most used journals in the discipline. Additionally, it provides full text for more than 190 monographs (such as Encyclopedia of World Environmental History (3 volumes), Advances in Water Treatment & Environmental Management, etc). Areas covered include agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
    • Subjects: Science
    • Type: Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals, Databases
    • ERIC

    • Provides citations and abstracts for over 750 educational journals and for thousands of education-related documents. While not all titles in ERIC are full-text, links to full-text articles in other EBSCO databases or directly from ERIC are provided where available. Hackney Library has access to ERIC through EBSCOHost, a commercial vendor. ERIC is also available for free from several sources over the internet, however the coverage and format vary in these free services.
    • Subjects: Education, Physical Education
    • Type: Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals, Databases
    • Europa World

    • Europa World is the online version of the Europa World Year Book, the indispensable source of information on world-wide affairs. First published in 1926, the year book is renowned as one of the world's leading reference works, covering political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects: General
    • Type: Government Resources, Maps, Reference, Statistics
    • Eurostat

    • Includes daily updated statistical information on countries in the European Union (EU) and the "euro-zone," including general/regional stats, and those on the economy/finance, population, industry, agriculture, international trade, etc.
    • Subjects: Social Science
    • Type: Statistics