Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
News - Allentown and beyond
Morning Call, 1984 to present
A database of articles from the Allentown-based Morning Call newspaper. Coverage from 1984 to 1 day ago. Full text is linked directly in the database.
NOTE: The library also has the most recent seven months of The Morning Call in paper, located in the Newspapers section on Level A.
New York Times
Complete access to New York Times via Muhlenberg subscription. All users must register while physically on campus, using their Muhlenberg email.
WFMZ-TV 69 News
Local TV news station covering the Lehigh Valley as well as other parts of Eastern PA and Western NJ
Journal Articles and Books
American Chemical Society Journals
Abstracts and some full-text of peer-reviewed American Chemical Society research journals (1996 to present) in the chemical and related sciences.
To find only articles, use the Article limit on the left sidebar of your search results page. Use the Peer-reviewed limit to narrow further to scholarly sources that have been peer-reviewed. Some full text is linked directly; otherwise, use the Get It links to check for full text online or in the library.
An open-access search engine that looks for content it identifies as "scholarly" on the free web. Emphasis is on books and journal articles. Intended as a "federated search" to search across disciplines (weighted toward sciences and social sciences). Not always full text. Be sure to check library catalog to see if Muhlenberg has access to the full text.
ScienceDirect Journals: Health, Life, Physical, Social, and Behavioral Sciences
A database of 2,000+ full-text Elsevier journals in the areas of health, life, and physical sciences, social, and behavioral sciences from 1995 to the present.
Over 1,700 journals from Springer-Verlag with coverage from 1997 to present. Subjects covered focus on the natural sciences, but also include significant titles in behavioral sciences, humanities, social sciences and law.
United States Statistics
A database from the U.S. Census Bureau with population, housing, and business statistics at the country, state, county, city, and zip code levels.
This is a list of selected multi-purpose resources. For additional recommendations by topic, see the Finding Statistics and Data: Topical Sources guide.
Links to official statistical information produced by the U.S. federal government. Browse by topic or agency or search across agency websites.
Historical Statistics of the United States
Statistics from colonial times to modern day covering population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, economic sectors, and governance and international relations.
ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research)
A data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences. Specialized collections of data in education, aging, criminal justice, substance abuse, terrorism, and other fields. Full access available only to Muhlenberg faculty, students, and staff who create accounts using their Muhlenberg email addresses.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
The authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Current and archived editions (1995- ) are available online, as well. Old print editions (1886- ) are in the Trexler Library Government Documents section starting at C 3.134:886.