Top Ten Databases


African-American Biographical Database

Contains extended narratives of African American activists, business people, former slaves, performing artists, educators, lawyers, physicians, writers, church leaders, homemakers, religious workers, government workers, athletes, farmers, scientists, factory workers, and more.

Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
This comprehensive collection of databases provide bibliographic coverage of the biological sciences, aquatic sciences, engineering and technology, environmental sciences, material science, market research and scientific conferences.

Education Complete
Indexes and abstracts 550 standard and professional education journals, 300 in fulltext. Also includes AIDS education, human development, child abuse, and developmental psychology. Coverage is from 1986-present.

Expanded Academic ASAP
Indexes articles in approximately 1000 scholarly journals and popular magazines in the arts, humanities, social sciences, science and technology.

Eureka on the Web Upon connection click "CHANGE FILES" and select from list.
The RLG Union Catalog (RLIN) is a comprehensive database for books, serials, archives, manuscripts, maps, music scores, sound recordings, films, photographs, posters, computer files, and more.

Ethnic NewsWatch
A full-text collection of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.

FirstSearch on the Web
Contains 54 databases, including: ArticleFirst, CINAHL, ERIC, MEDLINE, MLA Bibliography, and WilsonSelect.

Gale Group
Includes the following databases: Biography and Genealogy Master index, Biography Resource Center + The Complete Marquis Who's Who, Business and Company Resource Center, Expanded Academic ASAP, Gale Business Resources, General Business File ASAP, Health Reference Center Academic, Health and Wellness Resource Center, History Resource Center, Informe, InfoTrac OneFile, Investext Plus, LegalTrac, Literature Resource Center (LRC).

JSTOR Upon connection select "Browse the Journals" to see available titles.
Full text of 100+ core research journals in many subject areas.

Science Direct
The full text version of approximately 650 of Elsevier's traditional scientific, technical, and medical research journals.




Last update 3/06