Full Text Databases
|Database Names and Descriptions||Full Text|
|Academic Search Premier |
A great first stop when looking for scholarly journal articles, Academic Search Premier contains full text content across all academic disciplines from over 4,600 periodicals. Also contains some popular magazines. Most content is from the last twenty years.
|Alt Health Watch |
This alternative health database provides full-text for more than 140 publications in the collection, including full-text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.
This website contains over 5,000 speeches, debates, sermons and lectures from throughout history in full text, audio, and/or video. Includes a special section on Christian rhetoric.
|Art Source |
Art Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. It provides articles from over 600 full-text journals, more than 220 full-text books, and a collection of over 63,000 images.
Arxiv.org, published by Cornell University, is a source for scientific articles, often in the form of pre-prints, in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance and statistics.
|ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials |
Produced by the American Theological Library Association, this database is the premier tool for locating scholarly journal articles in the fields of theology, religion, Christian studies, Biblical studies, pastoral ministry, church history, philosophy and ethics.
|Business Source Premier |
This business database provides full-text for more than 2,100 business journals dating back to 1965, including full-text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed scholarly business publications. In addition to business journals, Business Source Premier also includes a rich collection of country, industry, company and market research reports, as well as SWOT analyses.
|Catalog of Art Museum Images Online (CAMIO) |
CAMIO — Catalog of Art Museum Images Online — is a premiere resource of works of art from around the world contributed and described by leading museums. Showcasing a wide range of fine and decorative art, CAMIO provides high-quality art images for education, research and enjoyment. All content is rights-cleared for educational use.
|Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers|
From the Library of Congress, Chronicling America is a database of over 500 historic American newspapers from 1836-1922.
|CINAHL Complete |
CINAHL Complete is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index. CINAHL Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature.
|Classical Music Library |
A streaming classical music service that enables listening and learning at library and home computers. CML currently offers over 780,000 classical music tracks from over 8,000 composers, as well as thousands of cross-referenced program notes, suggested playlists, biographies and images. This resource is limited to 3 simultaneous users. Please log out when you are finished.
|Classical Scores Library |
Classical Scores Library provides easy access to nearly 25,000 authoritative, accurate scores of the most important classical music.
|Cochrane Collection |
The Cochrane Collection is a group of health science databases focused on evidence-based systematic reviews. It includes the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care, as well as the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, the Cochrane Methodology Register, the Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects, the NHS Economic Evaluation Database, and Health Technology Assessments. Full text access to many of the reviews abstracted in these databases is available from other databases.
|Communication & Mass Media Complete |
This database provides over 450 full-text journals encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline, and indexing for many more.
|Credo Reference |
Credo Reference is a powerful source of introductory and reference information across all academic disciplines. Combining cross-searchable content from over 500 encyclopedias and other reference sources, Credo will also connect you to related materials in other library databases and collections.
|Dissertations and Theses |
The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses includes 3 million citations, over 1.5 million of which are available in full-text.
DynaMed is a point-of-care reference tool that provides health professionals with evidence-based content to support clinical decision-making. It contains evidence-based summaries for over 3200 topics of diseases, disorders, and symptoms, with information on etiology, associated conditions, history and research findings, differential diagnosis and diagnostic testing, prognosis, treatment, prevention, relevant guidelines and links to patient information. Summaries are derived from peer-reviewed sources and it is updated daily.
|E-books on EBSCOhost |
A collection of online full-text books, encyclopedias and dictionaries. This collection, along with every other library book and e-book, is also searchable via OneSearch and the library catalog (Webcat). Get the EBSCO eBook app for easy mobile access (free MyEBSCOhost account required).
|Ebrary Academic Complete |
Ebrary is a database of over 120,000 e-books across all academic disciplines. This collection is also searchable via OneSearch and the library catalog (Webcat).
|Education Research Complete |
Education Research Complete is a comprehensive online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,820 journals, as well as full text for more than 900 journals, and includes full text for more than 71 books and monographs, and for numerous education-related conference papers.
|Education Week |
Education Week provides complete access to the edweek.org platform, including in-depth news coverage of K-12 education in the United States from 1981 to the present.
|Encyclopædia Britannica Online Academic Edition |
The online academic edition of the well-known general subject full-length encyclopedia. Also includes Merriam-Webster Dictionary & Thesaurus, videos, timelines, country statistics, world atlas, and many other features.
|Encyclopædia Britannica World Data Analyst |
World Data Analyst provides statistics on a country-by-country level, allowing comparisons of countries across multiple statistical categories, or comparing changes over time.
ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 317,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
|Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text |
This database includes full text and bibliographic coverage of scholarly and popular resources, including 160 full text journals, more than 160 e-books, and film reviews from Variety dating back to 1914.
|Films on Demand |
This database includes over 13,000 online streaming educational videos from providers like PBS and Films for the Humanities & Sciences. Includes coverage of nearly all academic disciplines. Instructors can embed films in Blackboard for easy course integration. These videos are also discoverable through OneSearch and the library catalog (Webcat). PLEASE NOTE: sessions end after 30 minutes of inactivity -- at that point you will need to click this link again.
|Gale Virtual Reference Library |
A cross-searchable and growing online collection of more than 2,500 reference volumes, including encyclopedias across all academic disciplines.
|Health Source: Consumer Edition |
This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source Consumer Edition features searchable full-text for nearly 300 journals.
|Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition |
This database provides more than 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals.
|Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism |
This reference resource includes more than 300 entries and subentries on literary critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.
|JSTOR - Arts & Sciences |
JSTOR is an interdisciplinary database providing access to back issues from some of the most important scholarly journals in many fields. Coverage of most journals begins with volume one and ends four or more years ago. The library currently provides access to nine JSTOR collections: Arts & Sciences I-V, VII, VIII, X and Music.
|JSTOR - Music Collection |
The JSTOR Music Collection contains the complete back runs of 33 titles dedicated to scholarly research and theory in the field of music. This international collection includes journals published in the Netherlands, Croatia, Hungary, Germany, and France. Searching this collection also searches all JSTOR Arts & Sciences collections.
|LexisNexis Academic |
LexisNexis Academic provides searchable access to a comprehensive spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600 sources including: National and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews, and international legal information. Shepard's Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789. Business news journals, company financial information, SEC filings and reports, and industry and market news.
|Literature Criticism Online |
Literature Criticism Online (LCO) is a cross-searchable database comprised of seven collections of both popular and scholarly literary criticism: Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism. Much of this content is also available from the library in print.
|Literature Online (LION) |
Literature Online contains a full library of English literature criticism and reference resources in addition to the full text of poetry, drama, and prose fiction from the seventh century to the present day.
|MarketLine Advantage |
MarketLine Advantage is a global business and economic information database used by many major corporations, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date collection of company, industry and country information, including complete profiles, news, financial deals, SWOT analyses and a powerful statistics database.
|Mental Measurements Yearbook |
Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides over 3,000 detailed reviews of commerically available testing products in psychology, education, business and leadership.
|Military and Government Collection |
Offers current research and news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, including nearly 300 journals and other periodicals.
The website of the National Archives of the United States is a good resource for finding primary sources and historical records related to U.S. history. If you don't know where to start, try "Research by Topic."
|National Newspapers Core |
With content updated daily, National Newspapers Core contains the most read papers in the U.S.: the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and Christian Science Monitor.
|NBC Learn Higher Ed |
NBC Learn is a collection of over 18,000 video clips from NBC News broadcasts, including both historical material as well as very recent stories. It is helpfully organized into academic disciplines and major academic topics.
|NBC Learn K-12 |
Featuring much of the same content as NBC Learn Higher Ed, NBC Learn K-12 makes thousands of historic and contemporary television news stories available to teachers and students, all aligned to state standards and mapped to curricula.
|Newspaper Source |
Newspaper Source provides selected full-text for 25 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains full-text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full-text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers. This database is updated daily.
OneSearch is a discovery service that lets you search across nearly all library collections at once. It includes everything in the catalog (Webcat), most databases, and much more. Note: searches for books and other items from the catalog can be limited to library holdings by selecting the "Catalog Only" limiter from the results list. Databases that are not included in OneSearch include Dissertations and Theses and most reference databases.
|Oxford English Dictionary |
The Oxford English Dictionary is the major authority on the development of the English language over the last millenium. It provides definitions, traces etymologies, offers pronunciation guides, and provides numerous quotations for over half a million words in the English language, past and present.
|Oxford Music Online |
Oxford Music Online is an integrated music resource on the web, allowing cross-searching of the full text of key music reference sources, including The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (second edition), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (second edition; 3 volumes), The Oxford Companion to Music and The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Second Edition, Revised. This resource is limited to 3 simultaneous users. Please log out when you are finished.
|Political Handbook of the World |
Access the up-to-date online edition of this classic guide to country-by-country political information, including more than 200 entries providing the complete facts and analysis of each country's governmental and political makeup. This includes coverage of all major and minor political parties and groups in each political system around the world. Also includes profiles of over 75 intergovernmental organizations.
This database provides full-text articles on current issues in psychology from respected sources, spanning from 1987 to the present. PsycARTICLES includes more than 34,000 full-text articles from 43 journals published by American Psychological Association and allied organizations. All journals included in this database are indexed in PsycINFO.
Nearly 100 high-quality counseling and psychotherapy training videos featuring many of the leading figures in the field. The majority of the videos show therapists actually conducting therapy and demonstrating clinical skills, along with pre- and post-session discussions.
|RAND State Statistics |
RAND State Statistics presents detailed historical and current statistical data on the state of California and the U.S. as a whole in categories like population, demographics, health, business, education, environment, economics, crime, labor, energy and more. Much of the data is available at city, county and state levels.
|Reference Universe |
Reference Universe is the simplest and most effective way to find academically respectable reference information. By allowing you to search at once the tables of contents and indexes of the library’s print and online reference collections, including Gale Virtual Reference Library and Credo Reference, it provides a very good way to find trustworthy academic overviews of topics, definitions, and suggestions for further reading.
|Regional Business News |
This database provides comprehensive full-text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
|SAGE Premier |
SAGE Premier is a collection of over 600 scholarly journals from one the world's largest and most respected publishers of academic information, with particular strengths in education, criminal justice and the social sciences.
|Sci Tech Connect|
From the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Sci Tech Connect over 2.5 million science research citations with continued growth through regular updates. Includes scientific and technical research reports in disciplines of interest to DOE such as chemistry, physics, materials, environmental science, geology, engineering, mathematics, climatology, oceanography, and computer science.
This collection includes overt 2,000 full-text journals from academic publisher Elsevier in the physical sciences, health sciences, and life sciences (including engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, energy, chemistry, materials science, astronomy, geology, nursing, medicine, public health, nutrition, kinesiology, pharmacology, biology, and environmental science).
SingersBabel provides a set of tools to aid singers in their pronunciation and diction. These tools include pronunciation guides and audio readings for German, French, Latin and English vocal repertoire, as well as language sound sets for each phoneme in English, French and German. With SingersBabel, a singer can become comfortable singing in a variety of languages. NOTE: Please disregard any prompts to purchase a subscription - CBU students, faculty and staff already have a full license to SingersBabel through the library.
|Social Sciences Full Text |
Social Sciences Full Text is a bibliographic database covering a wide range of interdisciplinary fields within the social sciences, including anthropology, criminal justice, gerontology, political science, psychology and sociology. Full-text content of many of the indexed journals is available, dating as far back as 1995.
|SPORTDiscus with Full Text |
SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for sports and sports medicine journals, providing full text for more than 440 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus.
This database includes access to over 20,000 e-books and 1,800 e-journals from Springer, a respected academic publisher. Most academic fields are represented, but it is strongest in the fields of science, technology and medicine. Please note that the library does not own all resources shown in this collection.
|Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy|
The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is an open-access and dynamically updated reference resource covering a full range of topics in philosophy.
|Statistical Abstract of the U.S.|
Published annually by the federal government since 1878, and now published by ProQuest, The Statistical Abstract of the U.S. is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.
|Theatre in Video |
Theatre in Video is a growing collection of several hundred full theatrical performances and documentaries, from Sophocles to Pinter, available for online viewing at any time.