Multi-Subject Databases

For Journal & Magazine Articles

Academic Search Premier (via EBSCOhost)Full Text More > Provides searching of over 8,500 journals, including peer-reviewed, across a wide range of topics.
Coverage: 1975 to present

Article First More > Indexes articles from the table of contents pages of journals.
Coverage: 1990 to present

EBSCOhost (includes several component databases)Full Text More > Provides online access to an extensive collection of databases, including Academic Search Premier, Business Source Complete, EconLit, Newspaper Source, Alt HealthWatch, Health Source, and Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select. Offers the ability to search any and all of these at the same time. Sources include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, reports, and more.
Coverage: Varies

Electronic Collections OnlineFull Text More > Provides online access to an extensive collection of general and specialized databases covering a wide range of subject areas. It features links to abstracts, articles, indexes, reviews, and full text of journal articles, dissertations, reports, and conference proceedings and papers.
Coverage: 1995 to present

FirstSearchFull Text More > Provides online access to an extensive collection of general and specialized databases covering a wide range of subject areas. It features links to abstracts, articles, indexes, reviews, and full text of journal articles, dissertations, reports, and conference proceedings and papers.
Coverage: 1966 to present

Google Scholar More > Provides access to scholarly literature "across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations." Note that many articles contain only the citation and no full text; if full text is not available, you can order articles or books via Interlibrary Loan.
Coverage: Varies

JSTORFull Text More > A full-text collection of more than 400 journals in business and the liberal arts, with especially strong coverage of business, finance, economics, history, regional studies, education, and sociology. (Our subscription includes the Arts & Sciences I, Arts & Sciences IV, Business I, and Business II collections.) JSTOR is notable for the high quality of the journals it includes. The most recent three to five years of each journal are usually excluded from JSTOR, however.
Coverage: Varies

Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select (via EBSCOhost)Full Text More > Provides full-text articles in science, humanities, education and business. Search over 2,000 journals simultaneously. Includes US and international professional publications, academic journals, and trade magazines.
Coverage: 1994 to present

For Newspaper Articles

Historical New York TimesFull Text More > Indexes the full text of The New York Times from 1851 through 2010.
Coverage: 1851-2010

LexisNexis AcademicFull Text More > Provides full-text access to a wide range of news, business, trade, legal, environmental, computers, patents, entertainment and medical publications. The service covers newspapers, magazines, federal and state statutes, and federal regulations. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily. This extensive database is searchable by words or phrases.
Coverage: Updated continuously

Newspaper Source (via EBSCOhost)Full Text More > Provides complete coverage of more than 40 national and international newspapers, along with selective full text from over 370 regional U.S. newspapers. Also includes television and radio transcripts.
Coverage: Varies

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Librarians' Top Picks

Academic Search Premier

Business Source Complete

JSTOR

PsycARTICLES and PsycINFO

Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select

Historical New York Times

Canít locate the full text of an article? Request it through Interlibrary Loan.