LIRN Services

LIRN Core Packages

Content that drives excellence.

Our core packages are a cost-effective way for your library to offer a strong collection of general education materials that support your accreditation and licensing requirements.

Well-rounded content packages that suit your school's programs.

LIRN Core packages include access to over 2600 full text ebooks from Gale Virtual Reference Library.


We offer five core packages, and can help you choose the package that best matches your school's programs.

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Our core package choices and providers.

We offer four core packages from Gale Cengage, along with optional sets of add-on subject bundles to customize your subscription to your institution’s specific needs.

Database Gale Core Options
Bronze Silver Gold Platinum

Business Insights: Global

Gale Academic OneFile

Gale Academic OneFile Select

Gale General OneFile

Gale In Context: College

Gale In Context: Science

Gale OneFile: Agriculture

Gale OneFile: Business

Gale OneFile: Communications and Mass Media

Gale OneFile: Computer Science

Gale OneFile: Criminal Justice

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts

Gale OneFile: Diversity Studies

Gale OneFile: Economics and Theory

Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete

Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy

Gale OneFile: Fine Arts

Gale OneFile: Gardening and Horticulture

Gale OneFile: Gender Studies

Gale OneFile: Home Improvement

Gale OneFile: Hospitality and Tourism

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability

Gale OneFile: Military and Intelligence

Gale OneFile: News

Gale OneFile: Nursing and Allied Health

Gale OneFile: Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

Gale OneFile: Pop Culture Studies

Gale OneFile: Psychology

Gale OneFile: Religion and Philosophy

Gale OneFile: Science

Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers

Gale OneFile: War and Terrorism

Gale Health and Wellness

Gale In Context: Global Issues

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Gale Literature Resource Center

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Gale OneFile: LegalTrac

Gale Ready Reference Shelf

Testing & Education Resource Center with Career Module (TERC)

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship

Gale In Context: Biography

Gale In Context: U.S. History

Gale In Context: World History

Gale Interactive: Chemistry

Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy

Gale Interactive: Science

Gale In Context: Environmental Studies

Gale Literature: Scribner’s Writers Series

Gale Literature: Twayne’s Authors Online

Gale NewsVault

National Geographic Virtual Library

Smithonian Archive Online

Scribner’s Writers Series

Twayne’s Authors Online

All of the above Core options also include:
Gale ebooks

*** In 2019 updated their product names, but the Gale Core packages have the same content as before. A mapping of the old names to the new names is available from Gale's support site.

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Our ProQuest Core Package features ProQuest Central and provides a rich set of resources for your library collection. You can add additional databases to the core package in order to customize your subscription to the programs your school offers.



Health Research

The Arts



Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database

Agricultural Science Database

Biological Science Database

Computer Science Database

Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Database

Engineering Database

Environmental Science Database

Materials Science Database

Military Database

Science Database

Telecommunications Database

ABI/INFORM Collection

Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection

Asian & European Business Collection

Business Market Research Collection

Health & Medical Collection

Consumer Health Database

Healthcare Administration Database

Nursing & Allied Health Database

Psychology Database

Public Health Database

Arts & Humanities Database

Research Library

Australia & New Zealand Database

Continental Europe Database

East & South Asia Database

East & Central Europe Database

India Database

Latin America & Iberia Database

Middle East & Africa Database

Turkey Database

U.K. & Ireland Database

Career & Technical Education Database

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database (CBCA)

Publicaly Available Content Database

International Newsstream

Canadian Newsstream

U.S. Newsstream

Global Breaking Newswires

Get the content your students need at an affordable price.