Father King Library and Information Commons


Monday – Thursday: 7:30am to 6:00pm
Friday: 7:30am to 4:30pm (unless otherwise stated)


General & Topic Focused Resouces

American History Online Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history, highlighting the important people and events of the American experience. It includes more than 2,400 primary source documents.

Facts on File: Today’s Science Today’s Science, through featured articles and a science encyclopedia, provides explanations of important events and advances in biology, chemistry, environmental science, space, physics, and technology.

JSTOR is a full-text searchable database for scholars, researchers, and students which includes over one thousand academic journals and other scholarly content covering the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

Oxford Art Online Oxford Art Online offers access to the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available today. 

Oxford Biblical Studies Online A comprehensive tool for researching all aspects of Biblical studies. 

Oxford Dictionaries Online Oxford Dictionaries Online is an English language online dictionary. In addition to definitions it includes synonyms and antonyms, sample sentences, audio pronunciations; writing, grammar and spelling guidance.

Oxford English Dictionary The Oxford English Dictionary is the authority on the English language. It is a complete guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.  The history of individual words, and of the language—traced through 3 million quotations, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to films scripts and cookery books is all available in this dictionary.

SIRS Issue Researcher A general database of selected full-text articles on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political, and global issues. In addition to full-text articles, the following are also available: Today’s News, Almanac Excerpts, and Maps of the World. Many articles are accompanied by graphics, including charts, maps, diagrams, and illustrations.



When off campus, click here to access the passwords for the research databases. Students and faculty will login with their school Google account.