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.
|Academic Writer (formerly APA Style Central) |
Academic Writer helps you develop your writing and research skills, combining sophisticated learning and teaching tools, advanced authoring technology, and full integration of the APA manual.
|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.
|Annual Reviews |
Annual Reviews publishes authoritative reviews of scientific research. These articles summarize the current understanding of a topic, set it within its historical context, outline practical applications and suggest the future course of research.
|Art & Architecture Source |
Art & Architecture 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.
Artstor Digital Library is the most extensive database of digital images available for educational and scholarly use. It includes over 2.5 million images comprising the world's cultural heritage, encompassing anthropology, archaeology, architecture, art history, fashion, costume, literature, religion, theater, and world history, all rights-cleared for educational use.
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.
|Cambridge Companions to Literature |
Over 350 volumes of the Cambridge Companions to Literature series from Cambridge University Press. Each volume is a lively, accessible introduction to a major writer, artist, philosopher, topic or period. All are collections of specially commissioned essays, shaped and introduced to appeal to student readers.
|Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology |
The Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology is an essential reference resource for those interested in global hymnody, with authoritative information on the hymns of many countries and languages. It contains over 5,000 entries on individual hymns, hymnals, organizations, and themes, as well as information on hymn tunes and their composers.
|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 offering over one million classical music tracks from over 9,000 composers.
|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, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, the Cochrane Methodology Register, and Cochrane Clinical Answers. 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.
|Digital Theatre+ |
Digital Theatre Plus includes over 300 streaming professional theatrical productions, over 200 filmed interviews with theatre professionals, as well as literary and dramatic texts, documentaries, lectures, teaching plans, workshops and study guides. Playwrights include Shakespeare, Miller, Ibsen, Coward, O'Neill and many more.
|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 3,200 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.
|Ebook Central (formerly ebrary) |
Ebook Central is a database of over 130,000 e-books in all academic areas. This collection is also searchable via OneSearch and the OneSearch Catalog.
|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).
|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.
|EHRAF World Cultures |
A cross-cultural and ethnographic database that contains descriptive information on all aspects of cultural and social life for over 300 cultures, from the Abipón to the Yurok. A wide variety of scholarly books, articles and dissertations are included -- over 3,000 documents in total, comprising nearly 700,000 pages. Each paragraph is indexed by subject, facilitating precise retrieval within documents.
|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.
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 20,000 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).
|Gale eBooks (formerly Gale Virtual Reference Library) |
A cross-searchable collection of more than 2,500 reference volumes, including encyclopedias across all academic disciplines.
|Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints (formerly Opposing Viewpoints in Context) |
Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints is a great starting point for all of today's most common research topics. Featured "viewpoints" provide accessible overviews, which are supplemented by many articles from popular magazines and academic journals, as well as books, newspapers, statistics, videos and even audio recordings. A good way to get started is to click "Browse Issues".
|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.
HeinOnline is a very large database for government documents and legal research. It contains comprehensive coverage from inception of both U.S. statutory materials, U.S. Congressional Documents and more than 2,400 scholarly journals, all of the world's constitutions, all U.S. treaties, collections of classic treatises and presidential documents, and access to the full text of state and federal case law powered by Fastcase.
|IEEE Xplore |
IEEE Xplore is the content platform for the world's leading publisher of engineering and technology research. Through Xplore, the library provides access to nearly one third of the world's current literature in electrical engineering, telecommunications and computer science, including journal articles, conference proceedings and standards.
|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.
|JoVE Science Education: Basic Biology |
Simple, easy-to-understand video demonstrations help you learn basic laboratory methods for conducting biology research. This database is part of the Science Education database from the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE).
JSTOR is an interdisciplinary database of back issues from 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 twelve JSTOR collections: Arts & Sciences I-X, XII, and the Life Sciences collection.
|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.
|Loeb Classical Library |
The Loeb Classical Library includes all that is important in ancient Greek and Latin literature: the entire classical heritage, in the form of over 520 e-book volumes of Latin and Greek texts, with modern English translations on facing pages. Includes epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel philosophy and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians; and writings of some of the early church fathers.
|MarketLine Advantage |
MarketLine 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 several powerful statistics databases.
|Mental Measurements Yearbook |
Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides over 3,000 detailed reviews of commercially 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.
|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.
|Nexis Uni - formerly LexisNexis Academic |
Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790, national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, 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.
OneSearch is a discovery service that lets you search across just about all of the library's collections at once. It includes everything in the library catalog, most databases, and much more. For finding books in our collections, use OneSearch Catalog or the "CBU Catalog Only" limiter. Databases that are not included in OneSearch include Dissertations and Theses and U.S. Major Dailies.
|OneSearch Catalog |
The easiest way to find books in the library's print and online collections. For more advanced searching, and account functions like renewing books and viewing due dates, use the Webcat Library Catalog. For books beyond the library's collections, use Camino or WorldCat.
|OneSearch Reference |
The easiest way to find academically credible overviews and introductions from academic encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks and other reference information sources from across the library's print and online collections.
From the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information, OSTI.gov searches over more than 3 million science research citations. Includes scientific and technical research reports in chemistry, physics, materials, environmental science, geology, engineering, mathematics, climatology, oceanography, and computer science.
|Oxford English Dictionary |
The Oxford English Dictionary is the major authority on the development of the English language over the last millennium. 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, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (second edition; 3 volumes). 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.
A rich source of hard-to-find information on privately owned businesses, including family-owned, private equity-owned, and venture-backed companies. Company reports may include data on revenues, expenditures, employment, funding, competitors and more. Also features reports on investors, fundings, mergers/acquisitions, and private equity deals. Find a specific company, or use the advanced search tool to build and export a report. NOTE: PrivCo is for educational, non-commercial use only.
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.
Over 300 high-quality counseling, psychotherapy and social work training videos featuring many of the leading figures in the field. The majority of these videos show therapists actually conducting therapy and demonstrating clinical skills, along with pre- and post-session discussions.
The PsycTESTS database is an extensive collection of psychological measures, scales, surveys, and other instruments essential to research in the behavioral and social sciences. It includes a wide range of reliable measures originally developed for research but never made commercially available, as well as references to classic instruments spanning over a century.
|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.
|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.
This collection includes over 2,000 full-text journals -- and over 16 million articles -- from academic publisher Elsevier across all academic disciplines, with an emphasis on scientific and technical subjects.
|SHARE Institutional Repository|
SHARE is an open access digital repository that collects, showcases, and preserves research produced by the California Baptist University community, bringing greater visibility to the scholarly pursuits and accomplishments of CBU's students and faculty. Currently, SHARE collects CBU graduate theses and dissertations.
|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 670 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.
Statista is a user-friendly source for trustworthy statistics, with an emphasis on business applications. It also includes up-to-date reports on particular countries, companies, markets and trends. Don’t miss the Market Outlook expert tools, providing detailed data on consumer markets, digital markets, and automotive (mobility) markets.
|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 streaming video collection of several hundred full theatrical performances, interviews and documentaries, from Sophocles to Pinter.
|U.S. Major Dailies - formerly National Newspapers Core |
U.S. Major Dailies contains the last several decades of the most read newspapers in the U.S.: the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune. Content is updated daily with today's news.
|World Christian Database |
The World Christian Database provides comprehensive statistics on world religions, Christian denominations, and people groups. Extremely detailed data are available on 9,000 Christian denominations, 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as data on 5,000 cities, 3,000 provinces and 234 countries.
|World Politics Review |
World Politics Review is a political science resource with a strong emphasis on current events in world affairs and foreign policy. It's one of the best library resources on current events around the world, with new content added multiple times per day. Reports are strictly non-partisan, written by a network of leading experts and on-the-ground influencers. Many brief reports are supplemented by longer, more in-depth comprehensive examinations of single subjects. With the exception of the most recent several days of content, all World Politics Review content is also available within OneSearch.
WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, combining into one database the local catalogs of more than 71,000 libraries in 112 countries around the world.