Available Databases

Below you will find descriptions of many of the periodicals databases we offer and the services they provide.

Academic Universe

A product specifically tailored for colleges and universities, it offers broad coverage in the areas of news, business, legal and medical information. Contents include nearly 5,000 full-text newspapers, periodicals, wire services and foreign language news sources; company, industry and financial information; law reviews, case law, U.S. Code and state legal research; and medical and health articles. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily.


Provides scholarly articles and images tailored to support most academic areas of study. Full text for nearly 1,560 journals, with many dating back to 1990, plus abstracts and indexing for nearly 2,750 scholarly journals, with many dating to 1984.

Contents include 1,500-plus titles covering social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies and education; 1,060 journals on business, management, economics, finance, banking and accounting; 540 full-text sources focusing on medical disciplines; 159 regional U.S. and 18 international newspapers; and a patient-oriented drug information database.

The valuable peer-reviewed search feature limits results to articles from scholarly publications.

OCLC First Search

A comprehensive reference service providing access to electronic databases including millions of online full-text articles, Internet resources and conference proceedings.