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                RefWorks is a powerful citation management tool, new to Xavier University for fall 2013. It allows users to export citations from databases, store
                citations, and create bibliographies quickly. Using its Write-and-Cite a plug-in, in-text citations and bibliographies can be easily formatted in MS Word.

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                LibChat/LibAnswers Used by over 1,200 Libraries worldwide, LibAnswers is an end-to-end online reference platform.
                It helps you ensure that patrons get fast and accurate answers from their librarians - always!

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            New Databases

                Mango Languages makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective through fun and engaging interactive lessons. The system is
                completely web-based and remotely accessible, so you can learn anywhere you have an internet connection. As you listen to and repeat after
                native speakers, you'll learn more than just words and phrases. You'll learn how those pieces can be rearranged and combined to make
                new thoughts, new conversations, and even more practical communication! In no time at all, you'll be able to navigate all sorts of everyday situations
                - get directions, order a meal, make new friends - the possibilities are endless!

                 Create a Mango account and start learning today!

                Medline Complete Provides full text for the most prominent journals used in the field of medical research. MEDLINE Complete is the largest
                companion to the MEDLINE index and contains full text for thousands of journals included in the index. This collection also provides full text for
                many of the most used medical journals – with no embargo.

                 Go to Medline Complete

                Visual DX aids in the identification of dermatologic, infectious, genetic, metabolic, nutritional and occupational diseases, benign and malignant
                growths, drug-induced conditions, and other injuries. Engineered for use at the point of care, the VisualDx system allows physicians to
                search by diagnosis, build a patient-specific differential, or look up drug-induced adverse reactions by medication. Click through use cases
                to learn how VisualDx works. Covering more than 1,200 pediatric and adult conditions represented by over 25,000 images, VisualDx combines expert
                medical knowledge, graphic design, search, standardized terminology, and the best medical images in the world to deliver concise and accurate
                answers in seconds.

                 Explore Visual DX

                Hoovers Online is an Internet-based suite of information resources that enables in-depth company and industry research.

                 Go to Hoovers Online

                The Statistical Abstract of the United States is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic                 organization of the United States. Use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both
                in print and on the Web.

                 Go to The Statistical Abstract of the United States

                Films On Demand is a state-of-the-art streaming video platform that makes it easier than ever to incorporate outstanding educational programs
                from Films Media Group into your content management systems, online lesson plans, distance learning
                courseware, or electronic card catalog system.

                 Go to Films on Demand - Academic Collection

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