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    New / Trial Databases

    The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
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    LearningExpress Library / PrepStep provides users with instant access to the most comprehensive collection of test preparation tools, skill building materials, and career resources available. Over 1,000 online practice tests and tutorials are available, along with more than 200 eBook titles. *Requires free registration before use.
    • VIVA database subscription (Virginia Virtual Library - Statewide consortium)
    These abstracts feature a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Health education and physical therapy are also covered.
    • Full text database. At least a portion, if not all, the material in this database is available full text.
    • VIVA database subscription (Virginia Virtual Library - Statewide consortium)
    Includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. For researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.