All Magazine and Journal Databases

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)


Begin your research with this enormous collection of journals covering all academic subjects. Search Ebsco's Academic Search Complete 


Access World News

Find primary source content from national, international, and local news providers. Search Access World News

Alt HealthWatch

Discover information about complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Search Alt HealthWatch

Business Source Elite

 Access coverage of top business, management and economics journals and periodicals. Search EBSCO's Business Source Elite

Career and Technical Education

Research virtually any technical topic, including computing science, healthcare, building trades, auto mechanics, sales and retail, accounting, graphic design, and photography. Search Career and Technical Education

Choice Reviews Online

 Find reviews of recommended academic materials. Mainly useful for librarians, faculty, and staff. Search Choice Reviews Online

Chronicle of Higher Education

Explore news and job openings in higher education in the U.S. and around the world.  Search Chronicle of Higher Education

Consumer Health Complete

Browse an A-Z listing of health problems and procedures or use the search function to investigate your health question.  Search Consumer Health Complete

ERIC Educational Resources

Delve into journal articles, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, policy papers and more aimed at education researchers of all kinds. 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

Examine consumer health magazines, reference books, and current health pamphlets to find information on fitness, nutrition, diabetes, aging, women's health, children's health, and more.  Search Health Source Consumer Edition

Health Source - Nursing Academic Edition


Investigate nursing and allied health topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and more. The Lexi-PAL Drug Guide is also included. Search Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition

Journal List of magazines and journals

Locate a specific magazine, journal or newspaper by title or browse all titles by subject.  Locate individual articles as well. Browse the Journal List of online magazines, scholarly journals, & newspapers


Search scholarly journals, literary journals, research reports, eBooks, and primary sources. Search JSTOR

LexisNexis Academic Universe

Investigate news, business, and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.Search LexisNexis Academic Universe

Liebert eJournals

Investigate groundbreaking topics at the forefront of medicine, science, technology and engineering. Full text available through 2009. Search Liebert eJournal

MAS Ultra

View high school magazines, biographies, reference books, and primary sources.  Ideal for high school students and education majors. Search MAS Ultra--School Edition

MasterFILE Premier


Retrieve general reference content from magazines, reference books, and primary source documents. Topics include business, health, education, general science and multicultural issues. Search MasterFile Premier


Access citations, abstracts, and library holding information for articles published in biomedical journals across the world. Covers all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing.  Search Medline

Newspaper Source

Access national, international, and regional newspapers. Retrieve television and radio transcripts from major networks. Search Newspaper Source  


OVID Nursing

Examine professional nursing journals including the American Journal of Nursing.  Search Ovid.

Primary Search


Browse popular children’s magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection.  Designed for elementary school libraries.  Search Primary Search

Professional Development Collection

Professional Dev Coll lg

Delve into educator resources.  Especially useful for educators, professional librarians and education researchers. Search Professional Development Collection


Search a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas.  A popular database to begin your research.  Search ProQuest Research Library


Dig into all your psychology-related needs in journals published from 1894 to the present.  Search PsycARTICLES

Regional Business News

Regional Business News Lg
Access trusted business news sources from the United States and Canadian provinces. Search Regional Business News

Sage Deep Backfile

Search subject areas including Health Sciences, Social Sciences & Humanities, Materials Sciences & Engineering, and Life & Biomedical Sciences in the archives of SAGE journals from 1998 back to volume one.   Search Sage Deep Backfile

Science Online

Stay up to date with current science news by reading this peer-reviewed science journal or search archives going back to 1880.   Search Science Online

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