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Gale Databases EBSCO LexisNexis Academic
FirstSearch Ovid/SilverPlatter ScienceDirect
Wiley Online Library Oxford Journals Online SpringerLink
JSTOR Project Muse (Standard) Periodicals Archive Online
Readers' Guide (1890 - 1982)
Scopus logo
Statistics Sources

Statistical DataSets

TRIALS

IET eBooks: trial through May 26, 2014 NEW
Executive Branch Documents: trial through May 18, 2014 NEW
CHEMnetBASE -- includes the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics. Trial through April 14
CRCnetBASE: trial through April 14

Databases Listed by Title

Title
Full-Text
Access Restrictions
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
8500 full-text
12,500 indexed
USA ID or AVL
Accounting Research Manager: Click on Subscriber Login for access. Please logout when finished as we only have 1 simultaneous user.
Full-text
USA ID
ACLS Humanities E-Book Project: formerly History E-Book Project Full-text USA ID
ACM Digital Library: Choose Search the Digital Library to search and Browse the Digital Library for tables of contents access.
29 full-text journals
USA ID
ACM Guide to Computing Literature: Includes bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing. Links to available fulltext from ACM Digital Library.
Citations; Links to fulltext in ACM Digital Library
USA ID
ACS Publications : USA has access to Web editions of  the American Chemical Society journals only. Includes all journals from year of first issue.

30 full-text journals

USA ID
African American Newspapers, 1827-1998: Part of America's Historical Newspapers. fulltext USA ID
African Journals Online: full-text articles can be ordered -- see Article Order info
Citations and abstracts
Public
AGRICOLA: indexes to books and articles on agriculture.
Citations only
Publicto top of page
Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals
Citations only
Public
Alabama Historical Newspapers: Part of America's Historical Newspapers. Fulltext USA ID
AlabamaMosaic: digital collection of materials on Alabama's history and culture
Full-text
Public
Alt-Health Watch: covers holistic medicine
Contains full-text
USA ID or AVL
American Mathematical Society Journals: access is for the journals to which we have print subscriptions, Conformal Geometry and Dynamics, Representation Theory, Journal of the AMS, Proceedings of the AMS, and Transactions of the AMS
Full-text
USA ID
American Statistical Association Journals
Full-text for journals to which we subscribe
USA ID
AMS Journals: Access to American Meteorological Society journals Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (1970-current), Journal of Applied Meteorology (1962-2004, including Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climate, 1983-1987), Journal of Climate (1988-1996), and Weather and Forecasting (1986-2004).
Selected Full-text
USA ID
AnthroSource
Full-text
USA ID
ArchiveGrid: provides access to archival collection descriptions
Descriptions only
USA ID or AVL
Article1st Choose General & Subject Specific Databases. (FirstSearch)
Abstracts only
USA ID or AVLto top of page
ARTFL Project: contains nearly 2000 texts including classic works of French literature
Full-text
USA ID
Arts & Humanities Citation Index: USA faculty may request a mediated search here: http://www.southalabama.edu/univlib/forms/database.html

Not full-text
 
ARTstor: Art work can be viewed in color and printed in black & white on library workstations. Advanced features, such as the Offline Image Viewer, are available on personal computers and from home.
Images
USA ID
ASCE Research Library: Civil Engineering. Full-text journal articles and conference proceedings. Includes backfiles to 1983 for journals and 1996 for proceedings.
31 journals, 170+ conference proceedings in full-text
USA ID
ASME Transactions Journals: Mechanical Engineering. Fulltext only available for Transactions Journals, 2000-present. 12 of the journals are also indexed in EBSCO's Academic Search Complete
24 full-text journals
USA ID
Beilstein's Abstracts: available for free through ChemWeb but you must register. Registration is free.
Abstracts
ChemWeb Loginto top of page
Biological Abstracts: 1969 - present (EBSCO)
Biological Abstracts: indexing and abstracting for life sciences. Includes links to full-text articles in ScienceDirect, BioOne1, and other databases (Ovid/SilverPlatter)
Abstracts + links to full-text articles in other databases
USA ID
BioOne 1: fulltext bioscience research journals
72 full-text journals and 1 full-text book
USA ID
Britannica World Data Analyst
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
Business Insights: Essentials (Gale): Formerly Business and Company Resource Center
Full-text
USA ID or AVLto top of page
Business Index ASAP (Gale)
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
Business Source Complete: (EBSCO): includes trade journals, country economic reports, industry reports and market research reports. Also Enhanced Business Searching Interface
1131 peer-reviewed full-text
7594 full-text sources
USA ID or AVL
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities: The Marx Library subscribes to Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing, and Educational Curriculum & Methods   USA ID
Cambridge Journals Online: full-text is only available for journals that we also receive in print
Full-text
USA ID
CAMIO: catalog of art images online (OCLC) Images are rights cleared.
Images
USA ID or AVL
CINAHL Complete: nursing and allied health (EBSCO)
Full-text
USA ID
The Civil War: Antebellum to Reconstruction, 1843-1877: Historical newspapers and documents Fulltext USA ID
ClasePeriodica: Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities (FirstSearch)
Citations only
USA ID
Clinical Pharmacology: The Clinical Pharmacology website contains information on prescription, OTC, new and investigational drugs; herbal and nutraceutical products. This is a Biomedical Library database.
Full-text
USA ID
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews: The premiere resource for Evidence-Based Medicine reviews. This is a Biomedical Library database.
Full-text
USA ID to top of page
Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCO)
over 200 full-text journals
USA ID
ProQuest Congressional: legislative information.
Selected full-text
USA ID
Contemporary Authors: bio-bibliographical. Current writers
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
CQ Researcher: current controversial topics. Please logout when finished as we only have 5 simultaneous users.
Full-text
USA ID
Directory of Open Access Journals
Full-text
Public
Dissertation Abstracts/Digital Dissertations
Abstracts.
Free USA dissertations in pdf format
PDF -- $
USA ID to top of page
Dissertation Express: free access to the citations, without abstracts, of the dissertations in Dissertation Abstracts. Ordering database only. Search by author, title or UMI order number.
Citations only
Public
DynaMed: A medical information database with over 1,800 clinical topic summaries. Designed for use at the point of care, providing best available evidence and updated daily. This is a Biomedical Library Database.
Full-text
USA ID
EBSCO Electronic Journal Service: e-journals that accompany print subscriptions.
Full-text
USA ID
EconLit: USA faculty may request a mediated search here: http://www.southalabama.edu/univlib/forms/database.html

Abstracts
USA ID
EdITLib Digital Library:(Education & Information Technology Digital Library). AACE journals and conference proceedings
Full-text
USA ID
Education Research Complete (EBSCO)Over 1500 professional and scholarly journals.
Full-text
USA ID
Emerald Library: journals in engineering, business, management, marketing and information science.
160 full-text
USA ID
ERIC (1967 - current) (EBSCO)
ERIC
(1966 - current) http://www.eric.ed.gov/ Public access
ERIC Digests and ERIC Documents are full-text (1993- if available)
USA ID or AVL
Ethnic Newswatch
Selected full-text
USA ID or AVLto top of page
FDsys (formerly GPO Access): access to the full text of many government publications Selected full-text Public
FedStats: statistics from U.S.  government agencies. 
Full-text
Public
FirstSearch
Citations and abstracts
USA ID
Gale Literary Index: index to the printed literary series published by Gale, including Contemporary Literary Criticism and Contemporary Authors. Some, but not all, of these titles can be found in the Library's Reference Department.
Citations
Public
Gale Virtual Reference Library: encyclopedias and reference materials
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
gender Inn: Women's and Gender Studies database
Abstracts
Public
General Business File ASAP  (Gale)
706 full-text
1183 indexed
USA ID
General OneFile (Gale) Includes full-text USA ID or AVL
General Reference Center Gold: newspapers, reference books and magazines. (Gale)
Includes full-text
USA ID or AVLto top of page
GeoRef:  Index to articles about geology and the earth sciences. (Ovid/SilverPlatter)
Abstracts
USA ID
GPO: choose General & Subject Specific Databases (FirstSearch)
Citations
USA ID
GreenFile: (EBSCO) covers the human impact on the environment.
Links to full-text
USA ID
Health and Psychosocial Instruments: abstracts, reliability and validity scores for measurements
Abstracts
USA ID
Health Business Fulltext Elite: articles from over 400 journals. (EBSCO)
Selected full-text
USA ID
Health Source: Consumer Edition: full-text access to articles, pamphlets and reference books. (EBSCO)
280 full-text
USA ID or AVL
Health Source: Nursing/Academic: full-text access to scholarly articles and other information in nursing and allied health. (EBSCO)
480 full-text
510 indexed
USA ID or AVLto top of page
HealthSTAR:(Ovid) health services, technology, administration, and research
Selected full-text
USA ID
HeinOnline
Full-text
USA ID
History Cooperative Journals: includes American Historical Review, Journal of American History and William and Mary Quarterly
Full-text
USA ID
History Reference Center:encyclopedias, reference books and primary material (EBSCO)
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
Humanities E-Book Project: formerly History E-Book Project
Full-text
USA ID
ICE (Institution of Civil Engineers) Proceedings: Access only to fulltext for the Proceedings. Coverage varies by title, approximately 2001-current.
Full-text
USA ID
IEEE Xplore: USA has access to the IEEE All-Society Periodicals which includes full-text access to IEEE journals, transactions and magazines (1998-current). We do not have access to the proceedings or to IEEE Spectrum or IEEE Potentials. IET titles are indexed but include no links to full-text.
Yes (1998 - )
USA ID
IET Digital Library: Full-text of IET Journals 2007-current and the previous titles, IEE Proceedings, 1994-2006. The Marx Library also has 1980-2006 issues in print. Does not include Electronics Letters and Micro & Nano Letters.
Full-text
USA ID
Index Translationum: information on books translated and published in Unesco Member States. Covers natural sciences as well as literature, humanities and social science.
Citations
Publicto top of page
¡Informe! (Revistas en Español): Hispanic magazines. (Gale)
Includes full-text
USA ID or AVL
Integrated Medical Curriculum: This is a Biomedical Library Database
Full-text
USA ID
International Data Base (IDB): demographic and statistical data for all countries of the world.
Full-text
Public
International Financial Statistics (IMF)
Full-text
USA ID
JSTOR: the Marx Library subscribes to the Arts & Sciences Collections 1,2,3,5 and 8, as well as to the Business I Collection, the Ecology & Botany Collection, and the Music Collection. [Note: The original Arts & Sciences Collection was funded by a grant from the USA Foundation.] Full-text USA ID
Labor and Employment Law Library: BNA's Labor Relations Reporter Full-text USA ID
LexisNexis® Academic: database of news, business and legal research. For educational activities only.
Full-text
USA ID
LexisNexis® Statistical:(now ProQuest Statistical Insight). index to government documents; full-text of Statistical Abstracts of the United States.
Selected
USA ID
Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts (EBSCO)
Citations and abstracts
USA ID
Literature Resource Center: includes Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select and the Dictionary of Literary Biography, as well as full-text journal articles. (Gale)
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
LitFinder: (Gale) includes poems, essays, stories, plays and speeches
Selected
USA ID or AVL
Making of America: Primary sources - approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.
Full-text
Public
Marcive: covers federal documents published since 1976.
Abstracts
USA ID
MathSciNet: database for mathematics and statistics.
Provides direct links to full-text articles from Science Direct and JSTOR
USA ID
MDConsult: Includes medical texts, journal articles and practice guidelines among other reference sources.
Full-text
USA IDto top of page
Medline (OVID):  via PubMed    The National Library of Medicine's free search service to MEDLINE, Pre-Medline and other related databases. Also try PubGet to retrieve full-text.
OVID has selected full-text. PubMed contains abstracts + links to full-text journals held by USA
USA ID(OVID), Public (PubMed)
MEDLINEplus:provides extensive consumer health information from the National Institutes of Health and other reliable sources on over 600 diseases and conditions.
full-text
Public
Mental Measurements Yearbook: information about and reviews of English-language standardized tests. (Ovid/SilverPlatter)
Full-text
USA ID
Mergent Online: Company information from Moody's Manuals and Fact Sheets.
Full-text
USA ID
Mergent InvestorEdge: corporate bond reports, annual reports, and industry reports Full-text USA ID
Mergent WebReports: corporate manuals back to the 1900s Full-text USA ID
Metapress: online access to journals to which USA subscribes. Registration is necessary to retrieve the full-text. Journals with this icon subscribed icon are the ones that have full-text.
Full-text
USA ID
Micromedex: Micromedex database provides excellent clinical information on drugs, diseases, acute care, toxicology and alternative medicines. It also contains an array of patient education materials. Biomedical Library database.
Full-text
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Military and Government Collection (EBSCO)
320 full-text
360 indexed
USA ID or AVL
MLA: via EBSCO: links to some full-text via JSTOR and other EBSCO databases
Citations only
USA ID
Mobile Press-Register: 1992 - present. Data from 10/01 to 1/10/03 is currently unavailable
Full-text
USA ID
NASA Astrophysics Data
Abstracts
Public
National Conference on Social Welfare Proceedings: (1874 - 1982)
Full-text
Public
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database: citations and abstracts for criminal justice literature from the U.S. government.
Abstracts
Public
National Geographic: 1888 - present
Full-text
USA ID
Newspaper Source: index to 143 U.S. and international newspapers. (EBSCO)
Selected
USA ID or AVL
Nursing Reference Center: patient education, drug information, skills and procedure Full-text USA ID
OFFSTATS: Official Statistics on the Web
Public
Open Science Directory: search tool for open access science journals
links to Full-text
Public
Opposing Viewpoints In Context:(Gale) covers controversial topics Full-text USA ID
Oxford Journals Online: Multidisciplinary collection of journals, access 1996-current Full-text USA ID
Periodicals Archive Online: backfiles for periodicals in the humanities and social sciences. The Library subscribes to collections 1 through 9. Full-text USA ID
Philosopher's Index (EBSCO) Funded by Mr. Ross Sloan's Albert Schweitzer Endowment.
Abstracts
USA ID
Physical Review Online Archive
Full-text
USA ID
Physics Reviews: review articles published in Institute of Physics journals -- full text is available for Journal of Physics B, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, Measurement Science and Technology
Full-text for journals to which we subscribe
USA ID
Points of View Reference Center: covers controversial topics. (EBSCO) Full-text USA ID
Population Index
Citations only
Public
ProceedingsFirst: index to conference publications received by the British Library. Choose General & Subject Specific Databases. (FirstSearch)
Citations only
USA ID or AVL
Professional Development Collection: educational topics.(EBSCO)
239 full-text
325 indexed
USA ID or AVL
Project Muse: Standard Collection
Full-text
USA IDto top of page
ProQuest Congressional: legislative information. Full-text USA ID
ProQuest Newstand
Full-text
USA ID
ProQuest Statistical Insight: index to government documents; full-text of Statistical Abstracts of the United States. Selected USA ID
PsycARTICLES: includes APA journals (EBSCO)
Full-text
USA ID
PsycINFO  Citations and abstracts for the literature of psychology. (EBSCO).
Abstracts
USA ID
PubMed: the National Library of Medicine's free search service to MEDLINE, Pre-Medline and other related databases. Also try PubGet to retrieve full-text.
Abstracts + links to full-text journals held by USA
Public
Rand Abstracts: citations and abstracts for Rand publications. Rand's research area of interest is public policy research and analysis.
Abstracts
Public
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890 - 1982
Citations
USA ID
Regional Business News: (EBSCO) Includes wire services from all over the world
Full-text
USA ID
RIA Checkpoint: federal tax database
Full-text
USA ID
Sage Journals Online:(Premier 2007 and Premier 2011 Collections) Full-text available for 574 journals
Full-text
USA ID
ScienceDirect: Full-text journals available 1995 to current
Full-text for journals subscribed to in Alabama
USA ID
SciFinder Scholar - Register for access : SciFinder may now be used through web browsers - users must register with CAS and receive a login name and password. Access through the client software version of SciFinder is no longer available.
Connect to SciFinder Scholar: For USA faculty and students only - register first through the link above. Note: CAS does not support the Internet Explorer 6 platform for the web version of SciFinder. If you are using IE6 and are having problems, please upgrade your browser.
About SciFinder Scholar
USA has only 3 simultaneous users, shared with 5 other schools.
Citations Abstracts
USA ID
Scitation: searches AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME journals
Full-text
USA ID
Scopus: includes the ability to do citation searching
Citations
Abstracts
USA ID
Scribner's Writers Series: (Gale) critical articles
Full-text
USA ID or AVLto top of page
Social Work Abstracts (EBSCO): USA has only 4 simultaneous users.
Abstracts
USA ID
SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO): covers social sciences
300 + full-text journals
USA ID
SPORT Discus with Full Text: materials on sports sciences. (EBSCO)
some full-text
USA IDto top of page
SpringerLink: full-text access to 1,961 journals, 1997 to current. Also includes access to e-books.
Full-text journals and e-books
USA ID
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
USA ID
Statistical Abstract of the United States (ProQuest)
Statistical Abstract of the United States
: Public
Selected
USA ID
Statistical DataSets: interactive database with U.S. and international data   USA ID
TC Library: articles on technical communications
Full-text
Public
This Goodly Land: Alabama's Literary Landscape
Full-text
Public
Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet
Full-text
Public
Twayne Authors Series: (Gale) world, English and U.S. authors
Full-text
USA ID or AVL
US Patent and Trademark Office Patent Databases
Full-text
Publicto top of page
Vocational and Career Collection: includes Magill Book Reviews full-text.(EBSCO)
153 full-text
522 indexed
USA ID or AVL
Wiley Online Library: access is to 1997 to current. Backfiles available for the Education, Psychology, Business & Management, Biotechnology, Biochemistry & Biophysics, and Earth & Environmental Sciences collections.
Full-text
USA ID
WorldCat: OCLC's database of library holdings around the world. Includes ILL request link. (FirstSearch)
Citations only
USA ID or AVL
WorldCat.org: Public access to WorldCat, enter zip code or state to find local libraries
Citations only
No links to ILL
Public
xxx.lanl.gov: electronic archive of full-text research papers in physics, computation and language, math and nonlinear sciences.
Full-text
Public

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Lexis Nexis
FirstSearch: General & Subject
FirstSearch: Per-Search
ScienceDirect
Readers' Guide (1963 - 1982)
IEEE Xplore
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