Magazines Online

Magazines Online for New Mexico Libraries

Magazines Online for New Mexico Libraries
In an effort to bring reliable electronic information resources to as many New Mexicans as possible, the New Mexico State Library provides Magazines Online, a collection of databases of magazines and journals to public, academic and high school libraries in New Mexico via the Internet. Currently, Magazines Online consists of 9 Gale InfoTrac databases. Public, academic and high school libraries are authorized to provide passwords to their patrons for remote access, thus giving any New Mexican access to these databases from remote locations.

For more information about providing this service in your library, contact Mark Adams at the State Library (505) 476-9710, or e-mail Mark Adams.

General, Academic and Business Resources

InfoTrac General Reference Center Gold provides indexing and abstracting for 3,563 periodicals, of which 2,641 titles, or 74% are full text. This database covers general interest, business, humanities, social sciences, children’s topics, and current event information, and indexing and full text for a collection of reference books and newspapers.

InfoTrac Expanded Academic ASAP is designed for research in all academic disciplines. Combines indexing, abstracts, full text and images through 3,133 indexed and 1,920 (61%) full-text titles in a wide variety of disciplines including: social science journals, humanities journals, science and technology journals, national news periodicals, general interest magazines, newswires, and many others.

Infotrac Business Resource Center provides full text coverage for thousands of business publications and the New York Times, as well as company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, and 20 business reference publcations.

Resources for Spanish-speakers

InfoTrac Informe!, designed for Spanish-speaking users, is a full-text electronic reference tool, which provides indexing, images and full text of popular Hispanic magazines. Features a thesaurus and title annotations in both English and Spanish.

Student Resources

InfoTrac Kids Edition provides K-5 students access to age-appropriate, full text, and curriculum-related magazines, reference books, and newspaper articles. The database includes approximately 75 full-text magazines, hundreds of full text age-appropriate newspaper articles, over 3,000 indexed, searchable images, and full-color country and state maps.

InfoTrac Kids Infobits provides K-5 full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

InfoTrac Junior Edition is designed especially for junior high and middle schools. It provides indexing and abstracts of 120 journals with 105, or 88% full text titles, full text newspaper articles, 300+ full color Rand McNally maps, and full text for a collection of reference books.

InfoTrac Student Edition is a one-stop, multi-source general reference solution designed especially for secondary school students. Provides indexing and abstracts of 400 journals with full text of 340 titles (85%), more than 40,000 full text newspaper articles, 300+ full color Rand McNally maps, and full text for a collection of reference books.

K-12 Educator Resources

InfoTrac K12 Professional Collection includes 300 full-text titles for library and education professionals in all subject areas.