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SuperSearch has over 200 million items and includes all Twin Cities Library books, dissertations, DVDs, assessment tests,eBooks, and most article and streaming video databases. However, SuperSearch does not contain everything owned by Twin Cities Library. See below for a complete list of resources that are not included in SuperSearch.

Articles

Over 99% of Twin Cities Library articles are available through SuperSearch; however, some article databases are not included in SuperSearch due to conflicts between the publishers. See below for a complete list of article databases that are not included in SuperSearch.

ELM for K-12 Academic Standards
This resource matches database content to the Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards. Teachers can discover recommended content to include on curriculum-aligned lesson plans. Content comes from our EBSCO, GALE, and Encyclopedia Britannica databases.

Market Share Reporter
Market Share Reporter is an eBook that presents comparative business statistics and overviews of companies, products and services. Each entry features a descriptive title, data and market description, a list of producers/products along with their market share, and more.

ProQuest Digital Microfilm (24-page preview)
View a digitized microfilm version (PDF) of the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal from 2008 to current. See pictures, advertisements, etc. as well as text.

ProQuest Newspapers
ProQuest Newspapers contains full text of U.S. and international news sources. It includes newspapers such as the New York Times and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires.

ReportLinker: Market Research Reports
ReportLinker is a professional search engine which gives you access to an exclusive database of 1.2 million market reports and counting. Find and download unlimited official Industry reports, Company profiles and Market Statistics. Note: You must be on campus to use this database.

Standard & Poor's
Standard and Poor's provides resources for business and investment information. Data on publicly traded companies as well as overviews of North American and international industries is also available.

Westlaw
Westlaw's Campus Research database provides access to both business and legal information. Available business information includes newspapers, trade journals, and company information. Legal coverage includes law reviews and journals, federal and state cases, statutes, and regulations.

Books and DVDs

SuperSearch contains all books and DVDs owned by Twin Cities Library; however, SuperSearch does not contain books and DVDs from other libraries. Search the resources below to locate books and DVDs from other libraries, and then request them through interlibrary loan.

Minnesota Libraries
Search MnPALS Plus to find print books from other Minnesota libraries within the MnPALS consortium. SMU students, faculty, and staff may go to any MnPALS library and check out materials using their SMU ID card. Another option is to order items owned by MnPALS libraries through interlibrary loan, which can be mailed to your home for free.

United States Libraries
Search WorldCat to find print books owned by libraries within the United States. Items may be ordered through interlibrary loan and mailed to your home for free.

Dissertations

All dissertations authored by Saint Mary's University of Minnesota students are available through SuperSearch. However, if you would like to find dissertations from other institutions, search the resources below and then request the dissertations you want through interlibrary loan.

OCLC WorldCat Dissertations and Theses (abstracts)
The OCLC catalog of dissertations and theses lists dissertations available in libraries across the United States. Although OCLC WorldCat Dissertations and Theses does not provide full text access, students can obtain a print copy of the full dissertation through interlibrary loan.

Open Access Theses and Dissertations (full text)
Open Access Theses and Dissertations (OATD) indexes open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata comes from over 600 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes over 1.5 million theses and dissertations. Although OATD does not provide full text access, students can obtain a print copy of the full dissertation through interlibrary loan.

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (24-page preview)
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. Find nearly three million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world. ProQuest provides a 24-page preview of all dissertations in this collection. Although PQDT only provides a 24-page preview, students can obtain a print copy of the full dissertation through interlibrary loan.

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Open (full text)
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Open (PQDT Open) offers free PDF full text of dissertations and theses published as open access works.

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