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ARTstor is a digital library of art images and associated information. ARTstor contains over 1 million images from a variety of cultures and time periods. Requires Flash Player v. 6 or above and that pop-up blocking software be disabled or set to allow pop-ups from this site.
Car Journal Digital Archives
The Bettendorf Company was a manufacturer of railroad cars in the early 1920s.The Car Journal was published monthly by the Loyalty Club of the Bettendorf Company beginning in November 1923. The Car Journal contains full text of company events, national railroad news, employee sports teams, and other activities of the Loyalty Club.
Catholic Messenger Digital Archives
The Digital Archives of the Catholic Messenger provides full-text access to every issue of the Catholic Messenger from 1883 - 2012. The archives can be searched by keyword, or browsed by issue. Entire pages, or parts of a page may be printed out. This project was funded by Fr. George McDaniel, historian and professor emeritus of St. Ambrose University. For best results, please open the Archives using Internet Explorer or Firefox.
Catich Digital Collection
The database provides digital access to the artwork of Father Edward Catich, one of the world's finest calligraphers. Fr. Catich, an art professor at St. Ambrose University, was an international authority on calligraphy, stone incising, typography, and the origin and history of the Roman alphabet.
Classical Music Library (listen to music selections)
This database includes music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.
Cochrane Library of Evidence-Based Medicine Databases
This database provides full text and abstracts of methodology reviews, trials register, protocols, assessments, and evaluations of health care interventions. Also included is a section on how to cite the information found in this database.
Credo Reference (over 400 full-text books)
This database provides 3,410,565 full text entries in 587 reference books including encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, quotations, bilingual dictionaries, crossword solver, & measurement conversions.
Criminal Justice Abstracts
Covering the period of 1968 to the present, this database contains comprehensive coverage of major journals in criminology & related disciplines, reports from government & nongovernmental agencies, and books. The information given includes a summary of the document, methodology, and conclusions.