Virtual Library Databases and Resources
VIRTUAL LIBRARY DATABASES
The databases can be accessed by clicking on this link: http://library.devry.edu . Use your D# and YYYYMM of date of birth (students, faculty & staff) to log in. If you have any questions in regard to logging in, call 407-355-4807 or the Technical Helpdesk at 1-877-784-1997.
Journals and Periodicals
LexisNexis provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications. Includes company dossiers for detailed company information and financial performance. Also compares companies matching specific criteria. Provides access to Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789. LexisNexis Help at http://library.devry.edu/research-help.html .
EBSCOhost Offers full-text access to articles in all subject areas. EBSCOhost is the primary tool we use to support student learning. Watch a training video to learn more. EBSCOhost Help at http://library.devry.edu/research-help.html .
ProQuest/ABIInform covers business conditions, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory, corporate strategy and tactics, and the competitive business landscape worldwide. In-depth coverage to over 3,040 publications, including the Wall Street Journal 1984 to the present. Also includes profiles for 60,000+ companies and their executives.
Plunkett Research Online is the leading provider of industry sector analysis and research, industry trends and industry statistics. It is a great place to search for Employers & jobs! Note: Plunkett updates their information every Friday at 5pm CST. During that hour, the database is unavailable. Plunkett Research help at http://library.devry.edu/research-help.html .SkillPort provides access to hundreds of self-paced courses in business, desktop, and IT skills, as well as health, safety, and legal compliance. Note: This redirects you to the portal. After clicking the link, select SkillPort from the left hand navigation under the "Resources" section.
Books and eBooks
Books 24x7 provides access to over 25,000 eBooks in the areas of engineering, business, finance, IT, government, and wellness. SkillChoice: Provides access to hundreds of self-paced courses in business, desktop, and IT skills, as well as health, safety, and legal compliance.
ebrary contains more than 47,000 multi-disciplinary titles from 2004 to the present. Subject areas include the sciences, humanities, social sciences, business, health sciences and engineering and technology.
EBSCO eBook Collection is a collection of more than 22,000 titles in business, engineering, information science, liberal arts, media arts and health sciences.
Library Catalog lists books, videos and other materials in the DeVry Library System. You can limit your search to a specific campus or access all of the DeVry campuses. Search by subject, title, author or keyword. Library Catalog help at http://library.devry.edu/research-help.html .
Safari Books Online is an eBook library for programmers and IT professionals with a broad range of technical books on such topics as programming, certification, networking, e-commerce, graphics, hardware, and more. Safari Help at http://library.devry.edu/research-help.html .
Other Research Sources
Noodle Tools is the Web's most comprehensive and accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian bibliography composer with fully-integrated note-taking. Noodle Tools Help at http://library.devry.edu/research-help.html .