Databases Containing Full-Text Articles

NOTE: Most of these databases do not contain the full-text of every article in every journal they index, so you may still have to retrieve the articles you want from a paper source.

Full-Text Databases by Title : A-K | L-Z

Connect to Academic Search Complete / EbscoHost on the Web
A multidisciplinary database providing access to more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. It also offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals. Covers a wide range of academic topics including business, education, social sciences, humanities, science, & engineering. Coverage varies, with some publications going back to 1911.
Connect to Acceda Noticias on the Web
Spanish language newspapers, magazines, and newswires from the U.S. and around the world. Years of coverage vary by title.
Connect to Access Military, Government, and Defense on the Web
Comprehensive collection of military and government sources covering military issues from all branches of the service including Air Force Times, Army Times, Marine Corps Times, Navy Times, and others.
Connect to Access World News on the Web
Includes full-text articles from 600 U.S. newspapers and over 700 international newspapers. Coverage varies, some newspapers going back as far as 1977.
Connect to AccessScience on the Web
A link-rich, searchable online encyclopedia covering the breadth of science and technology. Thousands of articles, images, and multimedia for entry-level undergraduates to faculty researchers. Contributors include 38 Nobel Laureates.
Connect to AccessUN on the Web
Index to United Nations documents, including official records, draft resolutions and the United Nations Treaty Series citations. Includes fulltext of selected documents. 1991 to present.
Connect to ACM Digital Library on the Web
Access to the citations and the full text of all of the articles published by the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) in journals, newsletters and conference proceedings.
Connect to Alt HealthWatch on the Web
This database provides full text for articles from more than 150 international, and often peer-reviewed journals, reports, proceedings and newsletters focusing on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. 1990-present.
Connect to America: History and Life with full-text on the Web
This database covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. With selective indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to the present, this database also provides full-text coverage of more than 196 journals and more than 92 books.
Connect to America's Newspapers on the Web
Provides full-text articles from the electronic editions of record for more than 600 U.S. newspapers.
Connect to American National Biography on the Web
American National Biography offers portraits of more than 17,400 deceased men and women - from all eras and walks of life - whose lives have shaped the nation. Updated quarterly.
Connect to Applied Science & Technology Source on the Web
Provides full text for over 1,400 journals. Additionally provides indexing and abstracts for thousands of academic journals, professional publications, and other sources. Has comprehensive coverage for a variety of applied science and technology specialties such as applied mathematics, energy resources & research, biomedical materials, robotics, and other sci-tech applications.
Connect to APS Online (American Periodical Series) on the Web
A collection of full-text periodicals and primary source materials related to the American experience from the colonial days to 1900.
Connect to Art Index on the Web
Index to articles and reproductions of works of art appearing in periodicals published throughout the world on the visual arts, from 1929-present. The full text of selected periodicals is available online from 1997 forward. Updated daily.
Connect to ASCE Library (American Society of Civil Engineers) on the Web
Provides access to the full-text of the ASCE journals and conference proceedings to which the University subscribes. Searching is available within each publication. To search all ASCE publications, use the Civil Engineering Database (CEDB).
Connect to ASME Digital Library on the Web
Please do not "Sign In" to this database (unless you have an individual membership). The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Digital Library provides searching for transaction journals from 1980-present, conference proceedings from 2002-present and ASME Press eBooks selected from 1998-present. Before ordering reprints directly from this database, please check the SCU ASME journal list to see if we have access to it locally. If not, request it through Interlibrary Loan.
Connect to ATLA Religion Database + ATLAS on the Web
Also known as Religion Index
Index to periodicals, research in ministry, book reviews in religion and Methodist reviews. 1949-present. Updated semi-annually. Includes online versions of the entire runs of a core collection of more than fifty significant scholarly periodicals in the field of religion, most of which go back to 1949.
Connect to Berg Fashion Library on the Web
Provides a wide range of information on dress and body adornment worldwide throughout history. Includes the Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion and other reference works, the full text of nearly 60 other books on fashion, and an extensive color image bank. Updated continuously.
Connect to Biography In Context on the Web
This database contains full-text articles from a variety of subject encyclopedias and dictionaries on over 500,000 people from all times and places. Links are also provided to additional full-text biographical information in articles from magazines, newspapers, web pages, and multimedia resources. Updated daily.
Connect to BiomedicalSCIENCEnetBASE on the Web
Subject areas covered in this eBook collection include: bioinformatics, biomedical engineering, biostatistics, biotechnology, epidemiology, immunology, neuropsychology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and toxicology. The eBooks are divided by chapters and are searchable by keyword.
Connect to Black Drama Database on the Web
Contains the full text of 1,200 English-language plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by black playwrights from North America, Africa, and elsewhere in the world.
Connect to Black Studies Center on the Web
Fully cross-searchable gateway to Black studies including scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, and much more. It combines several resources such as Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), Black Literature Index, and historical black newspapers such as the Chicago Defender (1910-1975) and the Daily Defender (1956-1975).
Connect to Britannica Online on the Web
Also known as Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Searchable and browsable collection of Encyclopedia Britannica's latest article database, Merriam-Webster's Dictionary, the Britannica Book of the Year, and thousands of links to other World Wide Web sites selected by Britannica editors.
Connect to Business Journals on the Web
Access to 40 metropolitan U.S. business weeklies published by American City Business Journals, including the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.
Connect to Business Source Complete on the Web
1,700 full-text, peer-reviewed journals. 1,600 business trade and general business publications. Additional full-text non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, faculty seminars (video) and more
Connect to Chicago Defender on the Web
Full-text of the Chicago Defender newspaper from 1910 to 1975.
Connect to The Chicago Manual of Style on the Web
The complete, fully-searchable text of the 16th (2010) edition of The Chicago Manual of Style, one of the major citation guides used in academic writing. It also provides guidance on correct grammar, usage, punctuation, spelling, and other aspects of good writing.
Connect to The Chronicle of Higher Education on the Web
The weekly news and information resource for U.S. higher education since 1966. Internet edition includes everything in the print edition as well as additional online-only features and links to relevant outside information. Online archive includes everything published in the print version back to 1989.
Connect to CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online) on the Web
Comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. Provides full-text access to think tank working papers and reports, policy briefings, conference proceedings and books. 1991- present. Continuously updated.
Connect to Columbia Granger's World of Poetry on the Web
An online source for finding copies of poems published in English and other languages. In addition to supplying over 450,000 citations to where the poems may be found in printed books, it provides the full text online of over 250,000 poems, critical commentaries on 1,000 well-known poems, biographies of approximately 500 poets, and a "Listening Room" featuring notable contemporary poets reading aloud a selection of poems by many authors. Updated regularly.
Connect to Communication Source on the Web
Includes Communication and Mass Media Complete
Includes Communication Abstracts
The most comprehensive resource for scholars studying mass media, communication theory, linguistics, organizational communication, rhetoric & discourse, phonetics, and speech pathology. It includes the full text of more than 600 publications (academic journals, conference papers, magazines, and periodicals). Coverage goes back to 1915.
Connect to The Conference Board Research Collection on the Web
The Conference Board's research online collection is a searchable collection of full-text research reports on the latest issues in business management and US and global economics. Proprietary, non-biased research includes studies of Fortune 500 companies on business trends, corporate citizenship, sustainability, corporate governance, ethics, human resources, operations, business process, productivity and more. Executive summaries and special PowerPoint encapsulations are available for selected reports. Economics materials includes topline US and global economic indicators and full-text issues of Straighttalk that provides analysis and forecasts of US and international economic conditions by The Conference Board's chief economist, Gail Fosler, multiple winner of The Wall Street Journal citation as the most accurate forecaster.
Connect to Counseling and Therapy in Video on the Web
Provides a rich online collection of video available for the study of psychotherapy, psychology, psychiatric counseling, and social work - 400 hours and more than 330 videos, when completed. The database includes filmed footage of actual therapy sessions, re-enacted therapy sessions, and scripted sessions designed by counseling professionals to illustrate common issues and scenarios that arise during courses of therapy.
Connect to CountryWatch on the Web
Detailed economic, political information and news for 191 countries. Country reviews include historical and political information, five years of hard data for key economic sectors, economic overviews, detailed maps, environmental situations, stock markets, investment climates, and taxation information. Continuously updated.
Connect to CQ Almanac on the Web
This is a great source for information on Congress. You can search across all years from 1945 on, by decade, or by individual sessions of Congress.
Connect to CQ Researcher on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
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Online version of this weekly publication, covering the most current and controversial issues of the day complete with summaries, insight into all sides of the issues, bibliographies and more. Full text of all articles published since 1991.
Connect to CQ Weekly on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Nonpartisan information on what is happening on Capitol Hill, including legislative news and analysis. This is the online version of the weekly magazine, including full text of all articles published since 1983. Users may search for past articles by words, dates, subjects, etc.
Connect to Credo Reference on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Allows you to search for articles from over 600 different electronic reference books and also works as a gateway to a very wide array of other information sources, including images, audio and video. It is a really excellent place to begin research with 'Topic Pages' offering authoritative overviews and a Mind Map feature to assist in narrowing and focusing research and identifying keywords for database searching.
Connect to Current Biography Illustrated on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
All articles, obituaries, and many of the photographs from the monthly magazine which began in 1940. The magazine profiled current headline personalities in 2-3 page articles written for a general audience.
Connect to Digital National Security Archive on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Comprehensive collection of over 35,000 significant primary documents concerning events in United States' foreign policy. Documents date from 1945 forward and relate to major foreign policy events of the Cold War period.
Connect to Dissertations & Theses on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Formerly Digital Library of Dissertations and Theses : Current Research
The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day, and offering full-text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.
Connect to Early American Imprints on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A fully searchable collection of over 75,000 books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in America from 1639 to 1819. The database consists of two parts: Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans (1639-1800), which is based on Charles Evans's American Bibliography, and Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker (1801-1819), which is based on Ralph R. Shaw's and Richard H. Shoemaker's American Bibliography.
Connect to Education Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts over 500 professional and scholarly education journals. Dates of coverage vary by title, but some go back to 1983. For 250 of the journals, full-text of the articles is provided, some back to 1994, but most for only the most recent 5 years.
Connect to Empire Online on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Includes approximately 60,000 images of original manuscripts and printed materials covering the period 1492-1962. It is organized into five sections covering varying aspects of the colonial experience: Cultural Contact 1492-1969; Literature and Empire; the Visible Empire; Religion and Empire; and Race, Class, Imperialism and Colonialism.
Connect to Encyclopaedia of Islam, Three on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Version three is not meant to replace the earlier editions, but to update and expand upon them, reflecting a broader geographic, chronological and multidisciplinary scope. Also, this online version is as yet incomplete, with new articles and sections being added as they are completed.
Connect to Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A scholarly encyclopedia of clothing and other body adornments, from all times and places.
Connect to Encyclopedia of Philosophy on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The classic, scholarly English-language encyclopedia of world philosophy. Completely revised and updated in 2006.
Connect to Engineering Village on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides access to over 17 million abstracts from Compendex (1884-present), approximately 14 million abstracts from Inspec (1896-present), and the full text of U.S. patents (1976 to present).
Connect to ENGnetBASE on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Also known as CRC Press ENGnetBase
Includes the full text of 2,300+ CRC Press engineering handbooks. You will need a PDF 1.6 compatible viewer (e.g, Adobe Reader) to access these files.
Connect to ERIC Documents on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
This is a database of approximately 80% of the ERIC documents indexed in the ERIC database from 1993-present (or, ED348466-). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0+ or a compatible .pdf viewer to access the full-text files.
Connect to Ethnic NewsWatch on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A comprehensive full-text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press, with archival material back to 1985.
Connect to Factiva on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Access to over 9,000 full-text business publications including newspapers, newswires, journals, magazines, and trade publications. It also includes company, industry, and financial information.
Please remember to completely exit the Factiva database (click Logout at the top of the page) when you have finished. Not exiting will cause delays for others wanting to use the program.
Connect to Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
This database provides access to articles and other materials related to film and television research. Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews. The database includes indexing and abstracts for more than 300 publications, as well as full text for more than 90 journals.
Connect to Gale Artemis Literary Sources on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Formerly Literature Resources from Gale
Provides the full text of literary criticism and reviews, biographies, original works of literature, multimedia resources, and links to selected web resources on authors and their works. Covers authors from all times and places. Updated continually.
Connect to Gale Virtual Reference Library on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Also known as Virtual Reference Library
Provides the full text of over 200 subject encyclopedias, handbooks, dictionaries, and directories.
Connect to Gallica on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Digital library of French and francophone culture maintained by the Bibliothèque Nationale de France. Contains electronic texts, images, maps, animation, and sound files of French and other publications in history, literature, science, philosophy, law, economics, and political science. Almost all "classic" works of French literature are represented.
Connect to Gartner Information Technology Industry Research on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
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Provides access to Gartner's published research and analysis of the information technology industry.
Connect to General Science Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts articles at least one column in length from over 200 popular, professional, and scholarly English language periodicals in the sciences, including physical anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, physics, geology, environmental sciences, and more. Fulltext of articles are available from about 75 of these periodicals. Indexing goes back to 1984. Abstracts began in March 1993. Fulltext availability varies title to title, but may go back to 1995. Updated daily.
Connect to GreenFILE on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A multidisciplinary environmental database that includes scholarly, government, and general-interest titles on global warming, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, green building, and more. Mostly abstracts with some full text.
Connect to GREENR on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Environmental topics in science, international studies, business, law, and politics. Abstracts and full-text. Sources include newspapers, magazines, refereed journals, videos, podcasts, images, case studies, and portals for 160+ nations with an interactive map.
Connect to Health Source - Consumer Edition on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Contains information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Features searchable full text for over 190 journals as well as abstracts and indexing for over 205 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications. 1985-present.
Connect to Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexing, abstracts and full-text of around 600 journals covering nursing and allied health subjects. 1975-present. Updated daily.
Connect to Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980 on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A database of hundreds of Hispanic American newspapers published between 1808-1980 from 22 states, many of which are from California, Texas, New Mexico, and New York. Many newspapers are bilingual.
Connect to Historical Abstracts with full-text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
This database covers the history of the world (except the United States and Canada) from 1450 forward. It provides selective indexing of historical articles from more than 1,800 journals in over 40 languages back to 1955, as well as access to the full text of more than 316 journals and more than 138 books.
Connect to Humanities Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts English-language articles in the most important journals in the humanities, from 1984-present. The full text of many of these articles is available online from 1995 forward. Updated daily. For indexing of articles appearing prior to 1984, use Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective.
Connect to IBISWorld on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides U.S. and global industry reports.
Connect to IEEE Xplore on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The IEEE/IEE Electronic Library (IEL) is IEEE's complete full-text product on its Xplore platform. It is an online collection of IEEE and IEE journals and conferences--plus the IEEE standards. These publications provide 30% of the world's electrical engineering and computer science literature in a single source. There is a full-text backfile for each title to 1988, with selected titles back to 1950.
Connect to Illustrated London News Historical Archive on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Please note: This is a trial subscription and available only through November 28.
Includes the entire run of the ILN from its first publication in 1842 to its last in 2003. It includes approximately 260,000 full-text searchable pages and has more than 1.5 million high-quality images.
Connect to International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts over 60,000 journal articles, books, book articles, and dissertations on all aspects of theatre, dance, and other performing arts worldwide. Includes the full text of articles from more than 140 journals and more than 300 full-text books. Years of coverage vary by title. Updated regularly.
Connect to International Directory of Company Histories on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides information on the development of the world's 4,550 largest and most influential companies. Entries provide information on founders, expansions and losses, labor/management actions, NAIC codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, divisions, operating units, competitors, and other significant milestones.
Connect to JSTOR on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides image and full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics, biology, and other fields of the humanities, social sciences, and life sciences. Consult the online tables of contents for holdings, as coverage varies for each title. Updated monthly

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