Accessing VALE


The New Jersey Virtual Academic Library Environment (VALE) is a consortium of New Jersey colleges and universities formed to help member institutions meet the demands of students and faculty for access to scholarly materials. The program provides Internet access to a variety of academic databases, including:

Academic Search Premier—EBSCO

Business Search Premier—EBSCO


ABI Inform—Business—ProQuest

Banking Information Source—Business—ProQuest

Hoover 's Company Records—Business—ProQuest

Medical Sciences—Nursing and Allied Health—ProQuest

Social Sciences—Journals—ProQuest

Social Sciences—Criminal Justice Periodical—ProQuest

Select the link below to access the available databases from either EBSCOhost or ProQuest.



Please Note: Thomas Edison State College provides enrolled students, mentors and staff access to the VALE database resources for use on their academic programs only. Students, mentors and staff should not use VALE for any reasons other than completing their degree or certificate or for an official College purpose.