GPC E-Resources

Use these electronic resources to locate information from both scholarly journals and popular magazines, along with newspapers, reference books, web sites and more.

Off-campus access to GPC Libraries electronic resources is available to currently enrolled students, currently employed faculty and staff, and retirees who have current GPC email accounts. For complete instructions, please visit the Off Campus Access webpage.

If you're using a mobile device, please see our Mobile-Friendly Electronic Resources page for a list of our resources that have mobile interfaces. Bonus ... the list itself is mobile-friendly too!

  • ABC-CLIO eBook Collection
    GPC’s collection includes the ebook versions of The Martin Luther King, Jr. Encyclopedia, Politics and Society in Ancient Greece, the Race Relations in the United States series, and Significant Gestures: A History of American Sign Language.

  • Academic eBooks on EBSCOhost
    A multidisciplinary e-book collection representing a broad range of academic subject matter designed to mirror the content of EBSCO's Academic Search Complete database. Coverage includes titles from business to science and engineering to the humanities. The e-books can be downloaded to mobile devices and allow for unlimited, simultaneous users. Users can search the collection on its own or side-by-side with other EBSCO databases.

  • America: History and Life with Full Text 
    Provides access to literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present with full-text coverage of nearly 200 journals and over 90 books, and selective indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to present.

  • American History in Video
    Provides a large and rich collection of video available for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion. The collection allows students and researchers to analyze historical events, and their presentation over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.

  • Ancient and Medieval History Online
    Provides thousands of entries covering prehistory through the 1500s in ancient Egypt, ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient and medieval Africa, medieval Europe, the Americas, and ancient and medieval Asia.

  • Annals of American History
    Provides a year-by-year documentary of American thought and action. Contains original documents of more than 1,500 authors who made and analyzed American history from 1493 to the present through their speeches, writings, memoirs, poems, and interviews.

  • Artemis Literary Sources 
    Brings together Gale's premier literary databases including Literature Resource Center, Literature Criticism Online (Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism) and Gale Virtual Reference Library.

  • ARTstor
    A digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.

  • Atlanta Constitution (1868 - 1945 : ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
    Access full-text and full-image articles for the Atlanta Constitution from 1868 to 1945. For most titles, the collection includes digital reproductions of every page from every issue--cover to cover--in downloadable PDF files.

  • Bloom's Literature
    Features content from Facts On File's extensive print literature collection, hundreds of Harold Bloom's essays examining the lives and works of great writers throughout history and the world, and thousands of critical articles published by noted scholars under the Bloom's Literary Criticism imprint. Also contains an archive of more than 46,000 characters; extensive entries on literary topics, themes, movements, genres, and authors; almost 170 video segments; and more.

  • CINAHL Plus with Full Text
    The world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals. CINAHL Plus with Full Text provides full text for more than 560 journals indexed in CINAHL 400 of these journals have cover-to-cover indexing in CINAHL, and of those, more than 230 are not available with full text from any other EBSCO database.

  • CQ Researcher Online
    Access full text information on current social and political issues. Each report covers a single topic drawn from a wide range of social, economic, political, and environmental issues. Reports provide overview and background information as well as a pro/con section on a particular aspect of the topic and a bibliography.

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    Delivers print reference titles in a database format, and is fully cross-searchable with GPC’s other Gale database subscriptions. (Our GVRL collection currently includes all the volumes in the For Students series.)

    A collection of bibliographic and full text databases and Internet resources in a variety of subjects provided by the University System of Georgia. Many GALILEO databases contain full text articles. Use Find It @ GALILEO to determine if a particular journal is available in full text in GALILEO. Search GIL-Find to see if GPC owns journals and newspapers lacking online full text. Articles not available in full text or at a GPC library may be requested through Interlibrary Loan. See any GPC Library Reference Desk for more information.

    Full-text access to back issues of scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences and sciences.

  • Literature Resource Center
    Access biographies, bibliographies, and critical analysis of more 120,000 authors from every age and literary discipline.

  • Magill's Medical Guide
    Magill's Medical Guide provides general readers with a compendium of medical information suitable for student research as well as general readers, including patients and caregivers.

  • New York Times (1851 - 2007 : ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
    Access full-text and full-image articles for the New York Times from 1851 to 2007. For most titles, the collection includes digital reproductions of every page from every issue--cover to cover--in downloadable PDF files.

  • Opposing Viewpoints In Context
    Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.

  • Oxford Islamic Studies Online  
    Features reference content and commentary by renowned scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture. Includes over 5,000 A–Z reference entries, chapters from scholarly and introductory works, Quranic materials, primary sources, images, maps, and timelines. Subscription sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office as part of the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys grant. Available until February 28, 2015.

  • Project MUSE
    Full text access to nearly 250 journal titles from 40 scholarly publishers covering fields such as literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, economics, and many others.

  • Salem History
    Salem History is an online database that includes the complete content of selected printed Salem Press reference sets. GPC's collection includes the Decades series, the Great Events from History series, the Great Lives from History series, and Milestone Documents in African American History.

  • Salem Literature
    Salem Literature is an online database that includes the complete content of selected printed Salem Press literature sets. GPC's collection includes titles from the Critical Insights: Authors and Critical Insights: Works series.

  • Salem Science
    Salem Science is an online database that includes the complete content of selected printed Salem Press science sets. GPC's collection includes titles from the Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues and Encyclopedia of Global Resources.

  • Testing and Education Reference Center
    Information and support materials for career preparation. Includes over 300 practice tests and courses, dozens of ebooks, information on over 4,000 accredited schools, a scholarship search featuring $8 billion in available scholarships, a resume builder, and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.