Database Trials

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Database Trials

The database trials listed below are available through May 6, 2015. If you have any questions or comments, contact the library at or 503.399.5231.

Films on Demand: Chemeketa students and employees have access to the following Films on Demand collections through May 17, 2015:

  • Films On Demand Master Academic Collection
  • Films On Demand Master Career & Technical Education Collection
  • Films On Demand Nursing Collection
  • Films On Demand World Cinema Collection

Trial access requires a username and password. Please contact a Theresa Yancey at for access or if you have any questions or comments about the content.

ProQuest: To access all of the databases listed below, go to the ProQuest database trials page.

  • ProQuest Central

This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subjects areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos.

  • ProQuest Public Health

This database allows you to search the core literature in the field of public health.

  • eLibrary

eLibrary for Public and Academic Libraries delivers one of the largest collection of periodical and digital media content. Researchers use the powerful, yet easy-to-use search interface to find the answers they need from more than 2,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, books, transcripts plus thousands of maps, images, web links, and audio/video titles.

  • SIRS Discover and SIRS Researcher

SIRS Discoverer with WebFind is an award-winning database designed with the young researcher (grades 1-9) in mind. This interactive tool strengthens research, reading, writing and computer skills. Articles and graphics from more than 1,600 U.S. and international magazines, newspapers, U.S. government documents, and websites are carefully selected for their educational content, interest and level of readability. Inclusion of SIRS Discoverer WebFind delivers the safest collection of websites for kids, with 9,000+ editor-reviewed websites that deliver high-interest, educational Web content, with guaranteed educational purpose and online safety.


  • ProQuest Library Science

This database allows you to search the full-text of leading library and information science journals. This collection provides full-text coverage of 125+ core titles included in Library and Information Science Abstracts.

  • ProQuest Environmental Collection

The collection contains environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM). ESPM provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.


This database is a comprehensive reference resource providing more than hundred full-text scholarly journals with articles in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin. It offers key titles in English, Spanish and Portuguese indexed in the Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI), a highly respected database produced by the Latin American Institute of the University of California, Los Angeles.