Searches over 13,000 journals covering a wide array of academic disciplines including biological sciences, economics, communications, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts and literature, medical sciences and women's studies.
Provides full text access for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications. Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.
Covers accounting, banking, finance and economics, management, marketing, MIS, POM, and other business topics.
JSTOR specializes in making available the back issues of academic journals (over 1,000) in a wide variety of humanities and social science disciplines. Issues are available both as images and as text.
Journal coverage in the following areas: African American Studies; Anthropology; Asian Studies; Ecology; Economics; Education; Finance; History; Literature; Mathematics; Philosophy; Political Science; Population Studies; Sociology; Statistics.
Coverage: Coverage is the beginning of the journal until two to five years ago.
PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), contains over 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles (over 2,500 journals), book chapters, books, and dissertations.
Covers psychology and related disciplines,with 97 percent of the material peer-reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law and others.
PubMed provides access to bibliographic information from more than 5,200 journals in the life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine.
PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, and provides access to over 14 million citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.
Full text access to more than 1,200 journals from the Elsevier Science journal collection (indexing for 1,300 more).
Coverage of academic journals in the following areas: Biochemistry; Biological Sciences; Business & Management Science; Chemistry; Clinical Medicine; Earth Sciences; Economics; Energy; Engineering & Technology; Environmental Science; Materials Science; Mathematics & Computer science; Microbiology & Immunology; Neurosciences; Nursing and Health Professions; Physics and Astronomy; and Social Sciences.
Provides indexing for over 12,000 academic journals, proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions, from three databases:
Science Citation Index, 1899-
Social Sciences Citation Index, 1898-
Arts & Humanities Citation Index, 1975-
Web of Science also offers a true cited reference index, which allow you to trace particular research forward in time or backward in time to see how works grow and develop in a focused area of research.
Contains over 50 million records cataloged by OCLC member libraries throughout the world: Appalachian State University Library is a member (OCLC member code=NJB). Includes records representing 400 languages.
Primarily books, but also includes manuscripts, computer data files, maps, computer programs, musical scores, films and slides, newspapers, journals, sound recordings, and videotapes. WorlCat does not include book chapters or individual articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers.
Coverage: 1000 BC-present
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Gale Primary Sources searches 18th Century Collections Online (ECCO), 19th Century Collections Online (NCCO), the Making of the Modern World, and Sabin Americana.
Gale enhances the story by combining collections and bringing to the surface new research connections across several centuries—and millions of pages of—newspapers, books, manuscripts, maps, and photographs.
GeoFRED® allows you to create, customize, and share geographical maps of data found in FRED® (Federal Reserve Economic Data).
Easily access the details and adjust how the data are displayed. You can also transform the data and download it according to geographic category and time frame. Register to subscribe to email updates for economic data series, to create personalized lists of economic data series, and to save customized graphs and maps for later use.
Material ConneXion provides access to information comprised of more than 7,500 materials and processes.
Categories of materials are: polymers, glass, ceramics, carbon-based materials, cement-based materials, metals, natural materials and natural material derivatives. Includes links to world-wide manufacturers of material. This database allows you to discover the latest and most exciting materials originating from a large spectrum of industries typically unnoticed or difficult to reach by the design community. All the materials are juried into the database by a panel of material specialists and knowledgeable professionals.
ProQuest Statistical Abstracts of the World is a comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions from most countries of the world.
These statistical abstracts are generally issued by the national statistical offices of foreign governments and by global and regional statistical compendia of international organizations. Coverage varies by country.