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Gale Directory Library

Provides access to online directories published by Gale. Includes Encyclopedia of Associations.

Gale NewsVault

Offers cross-searching across a range of historical newspapers and periodicals. ECU currently has access to: 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers -- Gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757 - 1817), 19th Century British Library Newspapers: Parts 1-2, 19th Century U.S. Newspapers, Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive. Years of Coverage: 1600-1900

Gale Primary Sources

Gale Primary Sources is a universal research experience that combines Gale's acclaimed digital archives in a single cross-search interface. Users can search and access a wide range of content including monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, photographs, maps, and more. Your library may have access to extensive archives such as Eighteenth Century Collections Online; newspaper archives such as British Library Newspapers; subject-based archives such as Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture 1790-1920; archives of historical literature such as American Fiction 1774-1920; and micro-archives from the Archives Unbound series. Subject indexing included.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Contains fulltext online reference books on the subjects of arts, biography, education, environment, history, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science, and social science. View books by subject or search for articles by keyword or topic.

Garland Encyclopedia of World Music

The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is a comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of  the world’s many cultures. It contains more than 9,000 pages of material and 300 audio recordings, as well as entries by more than 700 expert contributors from many countries.


Available to ECU faculty, staff, and students with a current Pirate ID and password. Provides access to resources related to department technology investments, research collaboration, emerging IT trends and professional development.


GEOBASE is a database of indexed research literature in the Earth sciences, ecology, geology, human and physical geography, environmental sciences, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management and nature conservation. The content crosses subject, language and cultural boundaries, providing a unique research tool to users. GEOBASE covers 3+ million abstract records of multidisciplinary content enabling comprehensive geological evaluation of any desired region. This includes geological structure and relation to natural resources as well as linking resource management, transport, and regional and urban planning.


Hosted on the GeoScienceWorld platform, GeoRef is the American Geological Institute's geoscience database. It contains records of North America since 1785, and other areas of the world since 1933. The database is the equivalent of four major reference publications: Bibliography of North American Geology, Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geophysical Abstracts, and the Bibliography and Index of Geology. Additional items come from special bibliographies produced on request for state surveys or societies, and annual subject and author indexes. GeoRef also searches full-text journals available on the GeoScienceWorld platform.

GeoScienceWorld ebooks Collection

A comprehensive resource of eBooks for researchers in the Earth Sciences.

Gerritsen Collection

In the late 1800's, Dutch physician and feminist Aletta Jacobs and her husband C.V. Gerritsen began collecting books, pamphlets and periodicals documenting international women's history and the feminist movement. The works span four centuries and 15 languages. Years of Coverage: 1543 - 1945

Global Health Observatory (formerly WHO: Statistical Information System)

The Global Health Observatory is the data repository for the World Health Organization and provides reports, statistics, maps, and standards of worldwide significance.

Global Road Warrior

An essential guide for companies and individuals traveling to or doing business in foreign countries. Includes business culture, communications, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, security, society and culture, tips for businesswomen, transportation, and travel essentials.

Google Scholar

Introduced in 2004. Includes peer-reviewed papers, dissertations, book citations, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from a variety of content providers. Some content is available in full text. At this time Google Scholar is not considered comprehensive for academic content.


Grants.gov is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 federal grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the managing partner for Grants.gov.

Greensboro News and Record - Historical and Current

The Greensboro News and Record is the primary newspaper of the Greensboro-Winston Salem-High Point Triad region. It also provides coverage of national and international news. This database encompasses editions from 1906-Present.

Grey Literature Report from the New York Academy of Medicine

The Grey Literature Report is a bimonthly publication of The New York Academy of Medicine Library alerting readers to new grey literature publications in health services research and selected public health topics. In addition to this alert service, all resources are added and indexed in our Online Catalog.