Databases

In relation to libraries, research databases are collections of books, journals, images, etc. that help you as you’re conducting research.

We have access to a number of such research databases. Select your academic program below for databases in your area of study.

Applied Science Research Databases

  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) – Search and view the full text of eBooks.

  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

  • GreenFILE

    • offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

    • includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

  • MasterFILE Premier

    • provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975.

    • covers virtually every subject area of general interest.

  • Science Reference Center – provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content.

Bible & Church Ministries Research Databases

  • ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials – combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with ATLA’s online collection of major religion and theology journals.

  • Galaxie Theological Journals Online

    • provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975.

    • covers virtually every subject area of general interest.

Business Research Databases

  • Abacus – Publishes exploratory, constructive and critical articles on accounting and the administration of organizations, particularly related to accounting and finance.

  • Business Source Premier – the industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles.

  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) – Search and view the full text of eBooks.

  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

  • MasterFILE Premier

    • provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975.

    • covers virtually every subject area of general interest.

  • News (AP, UPI, etc.) – provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis.

  • Regional Business News – provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications.

  • SPORTDiscus with Full Text – source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals.

  • Sports Marketplace

  • Web News – provides near real-time access to thousands of top news feeds from around the globe.

Teacher Education Research Databases

Music Research Databases

Humanities Research Databases

  • Bloom’s Literary Reference

  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) – Search and view the full text of eBooks.

  • Encyclopaedia Britannica Online

  • European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750

    • a valuable index for libraries, scholars and individuals interested in European works that relate to the Americas.

    • a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

  • History Reference Center – offers full text from reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for leading history periodicals, historical documents, biographies of historical figures, historical photos and maps, and historical video.

  • Humanities International Complete – provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world.

  • Literary Reference Center – contains full text for plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, articles/essays of literary criticisms, author biographies, literary journals, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, classic and contemporary short stories, author interviews, classic texts and much more.

  • MasterFILE Premier

    • provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975.

    • covers virtually every subject area of general interest.

  • News (AP, UPI, etc.) – provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis.

  • Newspaper Source Plus – includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles.

Nursing Research Databases

  • AHFS Consumer Medication Information – a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish.

  • Alt HealthWatch – This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

  • CINAHL Plus with Full Text

    • a robust collection of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 770 journals indexed in CINAHL®.

    • the core research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature.

  • Consumer Health Complete – EBSCOhost

    • a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content.

    • designed to support patients’ information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.

    • provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

    • provides access to up-to-date, concise and clinically relevant drug monographs.

  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) – Search and view the full text of eBooks.

  • Health Source – Consumer Edition – the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

    • provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.

    • features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

  • MEDLINE – provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

  • Science Reference Center – provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content.

General Databases