ONLINE LIBRARY COLLECTIONS

The Neumont University Online Library provides access to vast amounts of books and journals with current scholarly content in every computer science subject area imaginable 24/7. The online collections have a special focus on business and information technology. To access this plethora of knowledge, you’ll need your NUID and password.

ONLINE COLLECTIONS

Pluralsight
  • Pluralsight uses intuitive, real-world training to prepare students for careers that are more in-demand. 
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JOURNALS

ACM Digital Library
  • This database comes from the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • The ACM Digital Library is a vast collection of citations and full-text from ACM journals, newsletter articles and conference proceedings.
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OTHER SUBJECT RESOURCES

PIONEER ONLINE LIBRARY

Utah's Public Library Online — PIONEER — Online databases in a variety of subject areas. Access requires information from your local public library card.

STUDY SKILLS

Study Government Services — Excellent resource for tips and information on study skills including planners to help keep students on the right track and preparing to their best ability.

MATH

Math.com is a great site for math questions including advanced algebra, calculus, and physics. 

WRITING AND CITATION GUIDES

Web Reference Shelf (free citation tools)

APA Style Guide

Encyclopedia Online — Get facts, information, biographies, and definitions with online encyclopedias and dictionaries.

HEALTH

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

Connect to World Health Organization — Coverage: WHOSIS, the WHO Statistical Information System, is an interactive database bringing together core health statistics for the 193 WHO Member States. It comprises more than 100 indicators, which can be accessed by way of a quick search, by major categories, or through user-defined tables. The data can be further filtered, tabulated, charted and downloaded.

NATIONAL CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS

Connect to National Center for Health Statistics — Coverage: This site is a rich source of information about America's health. The CDC compiles statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of our people. It is a unique public resource for health information - a critical element of public health and health policy.

HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY AND SCIENCE

THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION

Connect to National Science Foundation — An independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense." Provides general information in fields such as mathematics, computer science and the social sciences.

UTAH HISTORY

Connect to Utah History Collection — General facts, information, and history about Utah.

INTERNET HISTORY ARCHIVE

Connect to the Internet History Archive — The Internet Archive was founded with the purpose of offering permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars to historical collections that exist in digital format. The Internet Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, games, and software as well as archived web pages.

GEOGRAPHY

The Population Geography Research Group (PGRG) — Provides a forum for population geographers to present and discuss the latest findings of research in the sub-discipline through its conference and publication activities, to debate relevant theoretical, philosophical and methodological issues, and to consider policy dimensions, both in the UK and internationally

LITERATURE

AMERICAN FOLK LORE

American Folk Lore Resource —  This folklore site contains retellings of American folk tales, Native American myths and legends, tall tales, weather folklore and ghost stories from each of the 50 states.

ENGLISH LITERATURE

English Literature Resource — On this site, you will find the full and unabridged texts of classic works of English literature. Fiction from authors like Lewis Carroll, the Bronte sisters (Anne, Charlotte, and Emily), Jack London, Mark Twain, Charles Dickens and many others, and classic scientific works from Charles Darwin and Rene Descartes.

ONLINE LITERATURE AND QUOTATIONS

General Literature Resource — A searchable online literature site for the student, educator, or enthusiast. To find the works you're looking for, start by looking through the author index. This site currently lists over 1,900 full books and over 3,000 short stories and poems by over 250 authors. This site also includes an extensive quotations database of over 8,500 quotes.

SOCIAL, POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL

WORLD RESOURCES

World Resources Institute —An environmental think tank-that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people's lives. Work is organized into five specific areas: People & Ecosystems, Governance, Climate Protection, Markets & Enterprise, and Institutional Excellence.

GLOBAL ISSUES RESOURCE

Global Issues —This site presents numerous global issues, aiming to show how they are related.

BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE RESOURCE

Psych —  This is a web resources with information on psychology.

SOCIAL AND PHILOSOPHICAL

Vision — This site examines the issues of today, but it is not a news site. Instead, it seeks to evaluate the news of the day in a more in-depth way than most issue-oriented publications; and to give readers a deeper understanding of the causes of problems with which humanity wrestles.

U.S. GOVERNMENT

Government Information — As the U.S. government's official web portal, USA.gov makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web. USA.gov also serves as the catalyst for a growing electronic government.

UTAH STATE AGENCIES AND RESOURCES

Utah State Library — A digital library service in cooperation with government agencies. The Utah State Library provides public access to the growing number of "born digital" publications created by State of Utah agencies as well as those of some counties and cities. Most of the items in this growing collection are of recent publication.

U.S. CENSUS BUREAU

Census Information — Your source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data.

U.S. INTELLIGENCE RESOURCE

CIA Online Library — The Library contains a wealth of information, from unclassified current publications to basic references, reports and maps. The Library features the CIA's most popular publication, The World Factbook, and an online directory of Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments. It also features numerous documents and articles of historical significance, including those found in Studies in Intelligence.

STATE LAWS AND POLICIES RESOURCES

State Policy Resource — A non-profit, non-partisan online news site that practices journalism in the public interest by reporting on emerging trends and issues in state policy and politics.

BACKGROUND RESOURCES:

These sites listed below help create a basic understanding of a topic, issue, or idea.  They are not meant to be references for student papers.

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