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These databases are designed to help you identify relevant periodical articles through keyword or subject searches.  In most cases there will be links to either the online version of the article or a listing of the library's holdings.  If you are not sure, you may check the library's Periodical Holdings List and/or its alphabetical list of article databases.  These databases are listed in the order in which the library recommends them.

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ISI Web of Science iconthomas reuters icon

ISI Web of Science. Part of the Web of Knowledge platform, this is the combined database of the Science Citation Index, the Social Science Citation Index, and the Arts and Humanities Citation Index. Searchable by keyword and author, but more importantly by cited reference.



Academic Search Complete iconAmerican Mathematical Society icon

MathSciNet. This online version of Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications indexes articles and books in mathematics from 1940 to the present.



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Lexis Nexis Academic iconLexis Nexis icon

LexisNexis Academic Universe. More than 5,000 sources provide full-text coverage of business, law, medicine and health, news, and general reference sources.



Academic Search Complete iconebscohost icon

Academic Search Complete. Multidisciplinary database that indexes and abstracts some 9,300 periodicals, both popular and scholarly. Provides full-text to more than 5,300 journals.

medline iconolinkicon

Electronic Journal Center (EJC). Searchable, full-text issues of journals from a number of major publishers. More than 7,000 journals are available.


JSTOR iconJSTOR icon

JSTOR. Fully searchable full-text of nearly 1,000 scholarly journals. JSTOR provides back files to the first issue of a journal, but stops 3 to 5 years before the current publication year. Covers all disciplines.



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