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Search all databases indicated by at the same time; find articles, abstracts, images and books.


Access to these databases was purchased for you by the Springfield-Greene County Library.

Academic Search Elite Included in Research Pro search
Searchable full-text for more than 2,100 scholarly journals, including 1,700 peer-reviewed journals.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Included in Research Pro search
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Newspaper Source Included in Research Pro search
Searchable full-text for national and international newspapers and television and radio news transcripts. The database also contains selective full-text for more than 370 regional (U.S.) newspapers
Research in Context (formerly Discovering Collection) Included in Research Pro search
A database for students that includes government information resources such as Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, indexing for Meet the Press and more.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Contains searchable and browsable indexed tables.
Wall Street Journal Included in Research Pro search
(Eastern edition) Indexing and full-text articles from 1984 to the present. Excludes advertisements, digest of earnings table, dividends table, foreign currency exchange, futures prices and stock tables.

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Browse all databases by title | Find magazine & newspaper articles

Sites selected by the information experts at the Library...

  • City of Springfield, MO
    Visit the City of Springfield's website for information on Government, Community, Business, Transportation, Visitors and Kids
  • Greene County
    Website maintained by Greene County, which links to county offices and the city websites of Greene County.
  • Missouri State Government
    Search for your congressman, find a law, find a job, get a fishing license and more.
    Official information and services from the U.S. government
  • Voter Information
    Voter information from the Missouri Secretary of State.


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