1. Databases A-F
  2. Databases G-M
  3. Databases N-W
Databases indicated by  * are funded by the New Jersey State Library, The New Jersey Library Network, and the Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA). The New Jersey State Library is affiliated with Thomas Edison State College. The Union Public Library is grateful for this support.


ll databases that can be accessed "from home", or when using any computer outside of the library will require using your 14-digit Union Public Library barcode number.

Academic Search Premier *                                      from home
Multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals.
Full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further for over 100 titles.
Searchable cited references for more than 1,000 titles

African-American History Online
Thousands of cross-referenced entries. Covers 500 years of African-American history. 

American History Online
500 year coverage.Military, political, social, and cultural history. 

American Indian History
15,000 years of Native American culture, history and heritage. 
American Women's History Online
Important people in U.S. women's history,events, legislation and issues.

Ancestry Library Edition
(Available only on Union Public Library computers)
Billions of records, census data, vital records, directories, photos and more.

Ancient & Medieval History Online
Covers prehistory through the 1500's. Emphasis on Egypt, Mesopotamia,
Greece, Rome, Africa, Islamic Empire, Europe, Asia and the Americas 

Biography & Genealogy Master Index
Index to print source & biographical material.
Covers all time periods, geographic locations and fields of endeavor

Bloom's Literature
Examines great writers, important works and memorable characters,
influential movements and events in world literature

Business Source Elite  *                                          from home
Full-text coverage for over 1,000 business publications
Information dating back to 1985

Over 10,100 substantial company profiles from

Career Transitions
Multi-faceted job searching

Hands-on guidance for creating resumes and cover letters

Information on applying and preparing for interviews

Discovering career interests, identifying opportunities based on work or military experience

Explore growing career paths, including green and new economy jobs

Chilton Library
Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.

Contemporary Authors 
Information on literary figures of the early 20th century and international authors. Biographical details on approximately 115,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters.

Comprehensive geopolitical and socioeconomic information

International data and news 

Curriculum Resource Center
Printable teacher-handout material

Content for middle, high school and junior college curriculum

EBSCO Portal                                                             from home

Eric (Education Resource Information Center) *     from home
Access to information from titles included in the Current
Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index 

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center
Profiles of over 3,400 jobs and 94 industries

Advice on career skills