Magazine, Journal & Newspaper Databases

SWIC Library provides access to a variety of periodicals databases to help with your research needs. Not sure which to use? Learn more about the available databases or view a list of the print periodicals available in the campus libraries.

Available databases

Academic UniverseOn Campus Off Campus
EBSCO HostOn CampusOff Campus
JSTOROn CampusOff Campus
OCLC FirstSearchOn CampusOff Campus
Opposing ViewpointsOn CampusOff Campus

Off-Campus Access to Electronic Databases

Students, faculty and staff may access electronic resources from off-campus through the E-Z Proxy Login. Select the database "off-campus" link and enter the username and password. During library business hours, contact any SWIC circulation desk or reference librarian to obtain a username and password.  

After hours use either of the following methods:

  • Call 618-222-SWIC (7942) for username and password assistance.
  • Log in to eSTORM, click Main Menu and select Library Research Databases.

For assistance in using the electronic resources, please contact a reference librarian or staff.

Belleville: 618-235-2700, ext. 5204
Red Bud: 618-282-6682, ext. 8190
Granite City: 618-931-0600, ext. 7354


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