General OneFile
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Description: Gale's largest general interest periodical resource, General OneFile, provides periodical and news information through an intuitive, user-friendly search interface for researches at all levels.  Content includes more than 12,000 titles in all with nearly 30 years of coverage.  Based on the award-winning Gale PowerSearch platform, General OneFile puts approximately 80 million records at users' fingertips with a single search query.
Dates Covered: 1980-Present
Types of Coverage: Index and Full Text
Source List: Click the "Copyright" link at the bottom of the screen.
Frequency of Updates: Daily
Subjects Covered: Business, Computers, Current Events, Economics, Education, Environmental Issues, Health Care, Hobbies, Humanities, Law, Literature and Art, Politics, Science, Social Science, Sports, Technology, General Interest Topics.
Types of Items: Academic Journals, Newspapers, Travel Guides, National Public Radio Programs, Full-text of the New York Times from 1985 to the present, More than 3,000 titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries"
Number of Items: As of 4/27/10: More than 12,000 titles and 92,881,796 articles available.
Vendor: Gale
Publisher: Gale
Other Information
Related Resources: Academic Search Complete
Additional Assistance/Help: To find the help button, click the link at the top of the screen called "Toolbox."
Number of Users: Unlimited
What's New:
Special Features: The ability to translate articles into 11 different languages, the ability for users to create individual account profiles and name and save any search in their profile, multiple types of searches, ReadSpeaker technology allows the user to listen to audio version of articles and download the MP3 for later listening, and options to manage documents by e-mailing, bookmarking, downloading, or printing.