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Top 10 Databases

  • Academic Search Complete

    A great database to get started with for your research on any topic. Use it to search for articles from scholarly (peer-reviewed) journals, newspapers, and magazines.

  • Business Source Complete

    Contains full-text content and peer-reviewed business journals covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, accounting, banking, and finance.

  • CINAHL Complete

    Provides citations and full text articles primarily for nursing and allied health professionals. Coverage from 1937 to present.

  • ERIC Database (via EBSCOhost)

    Provides a comprehensive bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information for educators, researchers, and the general public.


    Provides access to academic journals and books covering a wide range of disciplines; it also includes some limited primary source collections.

  • PsycINFO (Psychology)

    Provides peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health and is produced by the American Psychological Association.

  • PubMed

    Contains millions of citations for biomedical and health literature from MEDLINE and other sources. To access full text from Atkins Library's journal collections in addition to full-text content from PubMed Central and open access publications, use the links provided on Atkins Library web pages.

  • Web of Science (ISI)

    This multidisciplinary database includes a citation mapping feature that allows you to track research across time, including almost 1.7 billion cited references allowing for comprehensive searches.

  • Communication and Mass Media Complete

    Offers full-text, indexing and abstracts for many top communication journals covering all related disciplines, including media studies, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse.

  • ABI/INFORM Collection

    Contains thousands of journals and offers full-text titles covering business and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, and competitive and product information.