Academic Libraries

CLiC uses the power of cooperative purchasing to save libraries money. CLiC’s pre-negotiated deals with vendors are a significant savings for libraries when compared to retail prices. Bonus: CLiC staff members provide support and training associated with certain products.


Offers readers unlimited access to thousands of digital comics, graphic novels, and manga from popular publishers like ABDO, Andrews McMeel, BOOM! Studios, Capstone, Dark Horse, Europe Comics, Fantagraphics, Humanoids, Image Comics, Kodansha, Lerner, Manga Classics, Papercutz, Tokyopop, TOON Books, UDON Entertainment, Yen Press, and dozens more.

Contemporary Authors & Contemporary Literary Criticism

Contemporary Authors: Students and users will find biographical information on more than 120,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters. Contemporary Literary Criticism: This database features excerpted criticism taken from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals. Only those libraries currently subscribing to CA/CLC will be able to continue subscriptions.


CINAHL has over 1,700 journals from nursing and allied health. Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative-complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines with more than 1,000,000 records back to 1982. The full text version provides full text of 329 journals.

Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC)

CMMC offers full text and cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for journals covering communication, mass media, linguistics, discourse, rhetoric, sociolinguistics, communication theory, language, logic, organizational communication and other closely related fields of study. This database includes full text for more than 230 journals.

EBSCO Discovery Service

Community Colleges Only. EDS provides a fast, streamlined search through a single search box, but within the context of a greater experience that pulls together intuitive features and functionality, high-end indexing via Inclusion of Subject Indexes, and instant access to critical full text, leveraged from the leading EBSCOhost research platform and databases, as well as from key information providers.

EBSCO Package

The state EBSCO Package is a diverse 32 database package that contains essentials for all library types. Offers incredible value for your library/school dollar. This isn’t just a subscription for a host of databases and educational content, it’s a full-support service.


Flipster Digital magazines from EBSCO. Current and past editions are accessible. No platform fee. No minimum title purchase.

Library Literature

Wilson’s Library Literature is developed by librarians with librarians in mind, this database provides cover-to-cover full-text articles from select publications, along with indexing and abstracts of periodicals, state journals, conference proceedings, books and more.


MLA offers a detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations and contains over 1.7 million citations from more than 4,400 journals & series, and 1,000 book publishers. Subjects consist of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing.

OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service

OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service — Choose either FirstSearch® or WorldCat Discovery as they will continue to be offered separately. Visit OCLC’s site about WorldCat Discovery Services for more info. Pricing questions can be directed to us here at CLiC.


OmniFile Full Text Select covers several core subjects and features full-text articles from nearly 3,000 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed. With coverage dating back to 1972, this database also includes graphical content, podcasts, foreign language article translations, and downloadable mp3 and article read-alouds.

PsycInfo (EBSCO or Proquest)

From the American Psychological Association (APA), this database contains more than 2 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s.

R2 Digital Library

The R2 Digital Library offers over 5000 health science eBooks from almost 90 of the leading STM publishers. With one of the most extensive selections of Doody’s Core Titles, the R2 Digital Library has the content essential to the modern health science library. These high yield and focused eBooks are carefully sourced to provide the specialized content demanded by health science collections.


SkyRiver connects your library with the metadata you need to catalog your library collection.  The ever-growing database contains more than 60 million full, unique records. Workflows are simplified with SkyRiver’s direct integration with Sierra and Millennium.


SocIndex, a a comprehensive sociology research database, contains more than 1.3 million records, with information abstracts for over 620 core journals dating back to 1895 and coverage on hundreds more journals. The full text version includes over 300 core journals and has 500+ books and monographs in full text.


Springshare has a number of products such as, LibGuides, LibCal, and LibWizard to name a few. Springshare is helping librarians help their students.