Indexes academic journals, magazines, reports and books across disciplines, and includes the full text of over 5,700 active peer reviewed journals. Includes more than 77,000 videos from the Associated Press, with footage from 1930 to the present.
Web-based bibliographic management software. Use RefWorks to collect reference and insert citations into either MS Word or Google Docs. Create an account from on-campus using your Ferrum email address.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Contains more than 1,000 fully searchable printed works from the beginning of Jim Crow to post-World War I. These works provide insights into African American culture and life during this period of segregation and disenfranchisement and include such topics as African American identity, relationships with peoples of other nations, and literature.
Contains nearly 1,400 fully searchable printed works from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of Jim Crow. It includes documents related to African Americans and citizenship, voting rights, literacy, land rights, employment, and more, including the gaps between written law and practice.
Sage Knowledge Videos may include assessments that can be issued to students by instructors. Some assessments are part of the Medcom LMS and can be taken for CEU (Continuing Education Units). Ferrum College students can create a Medcom account by visiting: http://www.medcomrn.com/SAGECEU.
With more than 120 hours of video covering all branches of the Criminal Justice system, this collections supports students and researchers at all levels via tutorial videos that take viewers step-by-step through the criminal investigation process; case studies that show how that research affects policy and practices; and films that take you inside forensics labs, correctional facilities, and court rooms.
This 75-hour video collection supports such critical areas of nursing education that surpass the standard series on clinical skills presented in an array of demonstration, tutorial, and in practice videos. Interviews with active leaders and practitioners in the field are also included to provide insights into the many directions of a career in nursing.