All Magazine and Journal Databases

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)


Ebsco's Academic Search Complete searches thousands of publications in many disciplines. It includes over 9,000 full-text items, as well as abstracts for thousands more. It is appropriate for all academic disciplines.Search Ebsco's Academic Search Complete 


Access World News

Find current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more with the world's largest collection of full-text newspapers and other news sources. It includes local news, editorials, announcements, and other sections from over 2,000 sources, as well as the NewsTribune and the Bureau County Republican.  Search Access World News

Alt HealthWatch

Alt HealthWatch contains more than 180 full-text journals in all areas of alternative and complementary medicine. Search Alt HealthWatch

Business Source Elite

Business Source Elite contains full-text articles from more than 1,000 business publications and economics journals dating as far back as 1985. It also provides more than 10,000 company profiles from Marketline. Search EBSCO's Business Source Elite

Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education contains more than 500 full-text titles in technical fields such as Auto Mechanics, Photography, Graphic Design, and Healthcare, along with many others. From the advanced search screen, select Databases Selected, and choose Career and Technical Education. Search Career and Technical Education

Choice Reviews Online

Choice Reviews Online is a collection of reviews of scholarly works. The brief reviews include a general overview as well as a suggested audience for each work. Search Choice Reviews Online

Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education contains news about colleges and universities in the U.S. and around the world. Published every week it also includes a job search database for college and university positions. Search Chronicle of Higher Education

Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete is a thorough resource for nursing students or anyone with a health question. The database includes a search feature as well as an A-Z listing of health problems and procedures. Search Consumer Health Complete

ERIC Educational Resources

ERIC provides unlimited access to more than 1.4 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials, with hundreds of new records added multiple times per week. If available, links to full text are included. Search ERIC Educational Resources

Harper's Weekly


Browse electronic versions of America’s leading 19th century newspaper. It includes issues from 1857-1912. Search Harper’s Weekly

Health Source - Consumer Edition

Health Source Consumer Edition covers a variety of consumer health magazines such as AARP, Runner’s World, and Handbook of Child Nutrition with full-text for nearly 80 publications. Search Health Source Consumer Edition

Health Source - Nursing Academic Edition


Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition includes full-text articles in nearly 550 scholarly medical journals with abstracts for nearly 850. The Lexi-PAL Drug Guide is also included, offering generic drug patient education sheets for more than 4,700 brand names. Search Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition

Journal List of magazines and journals

If you know the title of a particular periodical, this is a quick place to look.  The Journal List will tell you in which databases you will find the periodical, and the years of coverage in each database. The Journal List will also allow you to browse through issues by title. Browse the Journal List of online magazines, scholarly journals, & newspapers


Find a topic in over one thousand journals from twenty-nine disciplines. It includes tutorials that can answer every question. Search JSTOR

LexisNexis Academic Universe

Academic Universe is an excellent choice for legal research and business information. Search major world publications in English and other languages. Full-text television and radio transcripts, blogs, web publications, SEC filings, and legal documents are also available. Search LexisNexis Academic Universe

Liebert eJournals

Liebert eJournals offer full-text journals searchable by subject, journal title, or discipline. This tool is suitable for engineering, law, life sciences, nursing, and social sciences. Search Liebert eJournal

MAS Ultra

This is ideal for high school students and education majors. This database includes full-text for more than 500 high school magazines. Reference books, primary sources, images, and biographies are also available. Search MAS Ultra--School Edition

MasterFILE Premier


This EBSCO resource includes full-text reference materials from 1975 to the present, updated daily by EBSCOhost. It provides nearly 500 reference books, 502,000 images, and 164,000 primary source documents. It also searches 1700 full-text periodicals back to 1975. Search MasterFile Premier


Medline includes citations, abstracts, and library holding information from more than 3,500 international medical journals. Search Medline

Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source, through EBSCO, includes 45 full-text national and international newspapers as well as limited full-text articles for 389 regional newspapers and television and radio transcripts. Search Newspaper Source  


OVID Nursing

Ovid provides access to professional nursing journals that include peer reviewed and evidence-based research.  Included in this collection is American Journal of Nursing, the profession’s premier journal.  Search Ovid.

Primary Search


Delivered through EBSCO, Primary Search includes more than 70 magazines. It is useful for elementary school research and includes a reading level indicator for all full-text articles. Search Primary Search

Professional Development Collection

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The Professional Development Collection contains more than 500 full-text education journals and 200 educational reports, providing the most comprehensive collection of education journals in the world. Search Professional Development Collection


ProQuest is a collection of searchable general reference information in journals, magazines, and newspapers, with many in full-text. It includes modules for 15 subject areas from the arts to women’s interests. Search ProQuest Research Library


PsycArticles contains articles in psychology from 1894 to the present. Browse by journal title or subject. Search PsycARTICLES

Regional Business News

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Regional Business News contains more than 80 full-text business publications for all United States regions from Alaska Business Monthly to Wisconsin Law Journal. Search Regional Business News

Sage Deep Backfile

Sage Deep Backfile is an archival database of full-text journal articles beginning with the first issue through 1998. Search Sage Deep Backfile

Science Online

Science, a publication by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, is available online for IVCC users.  A peer-review general science journal, it is considered a core tool for current awareness and science literacy.  Full-text content is included for Science, ScienceNOW, and SAGE KE and is available for issues from 1997 to date.  Search Science Online

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