Databases by Subject

Databases by Subject

General (all subjects)
  • Academic Search Premier-Multi-disciplinary database  of more than 2500 journals dating as far back as 1985 (full-text available).
  • Ethnic News Watch-Interdisciplinary, bilingual, and comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library -Interdisciplinary Database containing e-reference books (including online encylopedias).
  • GreenFILE- Environmental database that draws on multidisciplinary sources such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.
  • GPO Online-Indexes U.S. Government Publications
  • MasterFile Premier-Multi-disciplinary database for the general public providing full-text access to nearly 2,500 general reference publications dating as far back as 1975.
  • Newsbank-Includes complete electronic editions of more than 1600 U.S. newspapers. Papers include: The Oklahoman, The New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, and many more.
  • Newspaper Source Plus-Indexes, nearly 30 national and international newspapers, more than 200 regional newspapers, and many television & radio news transcripts(full-text available).
  • TopicSearch-Current events database that explores social, political, economic and science issues.
  • WorldCat
    -Extensive catalog of books and other materials held in libraries worldwide.

Agriculture & Natural Resources

  • Agricola-Index to publications encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines.
  • GreenFILE- Environmental database that draws on multidisciplinary sources such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.
  • ScienceDirect- covers around one quarter of the world’s full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature published in 24 fields of science.

Math and Science

  • BioMed Central-More than 100 open access journals covering biology and medicine.
  • Chemistry CentralProvides open access to peer-reviewed Chemistry research.
  • GreenFILE- Environmental database that draws on multidisciplinary sources such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.
  • MathSciNet-Electronic publication offering access to a carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature.
  • PhysMath Central-Provides open access to peer-reviewed Physics and Mathematics research.
  • ScienceDirect- covers around one quarter of the world’s full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature published in 24 fields of science.

Business (Includes Economics, Taxation & Computer Science)

  • Business Source Premier-Index and full text for nearly 7500 scholarly business publications.
  • EconLit-Free trial providing links to full-text articles in all fields of economics, including capital markets, economic forecasting, monetary theory, urban economics, and much more.
  • Entrepreneurship-database that provides a wide variety of information regarding starting a business including: video clips, dissertations, business cases, journal content, and much more.
  • Journal of Philanthropy-Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas.
  • NewsbankIncludes complete electronic editions of more than 1600 U.S. newspapers. Papers include: The Oklahoman, The New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, and many more.
  • Newspaper Source-Indexes,nearly 30 national and international newspapers, more than 200 regional newspapers, and many television & radio news transcripts(full-text available).
  • Regional Business News-Provides full-text article access for over 80 business publications.
  • ScienceDirect-covers around one quarter of the world’s full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature published in 24 fields of science.
  • TopicSearch-Current events database that explores social, political, economic and science issues.

Communications, Journalism & Media

  • Communication & Mass Media Complete-Contains materials in the areas of communication and media
  • Newsbank-Includes complete electronic editions of more than 1600 U.S. newspapers. Papers include: The Oklahoman, The New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, and many more.
  • Newspaper Source-Indexes, nearly 30 national and international newspapers, more than 200 regional newspapers, and many television & radio news transcripts(full-text available).
  • Topic Search-Current events database that explores social, political, economic and science issues.

Education & Psychology

  • Education Source-As the complete source of education scholarship, Education Source covers all levels of education—from early childhood to higher education—as well as all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
  • ERIC-World’s premier database of journal and non-journal education literature.
  • GreenFILE- Environmental database that draws on multidisciplinary sources such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook-Comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments.
  • Professional Development Collection-Designed for educators, provides a  collection of  education journals, including 350 peer-reviewed titles and  200 educational reports.
  • PsycArticles-Contains full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association
  • PsycINFO-2 million citations and summaries of  journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s.
  • ScienceDirect-Covers around one quarter of the world’s full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature published in 24 fields of science.

Humanities (Includes Music, Literature, Drama, Religion & Philosophy)

  • Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection - Hundreds of important dramatic works in streaming audio from the curated archive of the nation’s premiere radio theatre company. The collection presents classics of the Western canon, modern works by American luminaries, originally commissioned plays, and high profile docudramas—by both renowned and emerging playwrights.
  • Ethnic News Watch-Interdisciplinary, bilingual, and comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
  • Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online - supports the teaching and research of musical traditions from around the world, with coverage of music from almost 170 countries and over 1,000 cultural groups.
  • Literature Resource Center-Premier Internet resource for information on literary figures from all time periods writing in all genres

Nursing, Physical Therapy, and Rehabilitation Counseling

  • CINAHL Complete-Index to scholarly and professional publications in the areas of nursing and health.
  • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - the leading resources in systematic reviews for healthcare.
  • DynaMed-the only evidence-based reference answering most clinical questions during practice.
  • GreenFILE- Environmental database that draws on multidisciplinary sources such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.
  • Health Source Consumer Edition-provides full-text access to consumer health journals, brochures, and reference materials.
  • Health Source-Nursing-More than 550  journals, including nearly 450 peer-reviewed journals focusing on many medical disciplines.
  • Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) - Provides access to a comprehensive, aggregated solution of leading evidence-based practice (EBP) resources, supporting improved patient care and clinical outcomes.
  • Medline-Authoritative information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
  • PubMed-over 15 million citations from MEDLINE and additional life science journals,  includes links to full text articles and other resources.
  • PubMed Central- contains full-text scientific literature in biomedical and life sciences
  • PsychArticles- Contains full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association
  • PsycINFO-2 million citations and summaries of  journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s.
  • Science Direct- Covers around one quarter of the world’s full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature published in 24 fields of science.

Social Sciences (Includes History, Geography, Criminal Justice & Corrections)

  • African American Studies Center-Contains over 7500 articles and a large number of images and other media all relating to the African American experience.
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text - covers a wide range of topics related to criminal justice including: criminology, criminal justice, corrections & prisons, criminal investigation, forensic sciences & investigation, substance abuse & addiction and probation & parole.
  • Criminal Justice Periodicals-a database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals. Provides research materials for those interested in careers in law enforcement, security, family law, and public safety.
  • Ethnic News Watch-Interdisciplinary, bilingual, and comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook-Comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments.
  • Military & Government Collection-Current news pertaining to all branches of the military.
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts-contains information about criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse. Resources covering corrections, courts, crime statistics, domestic preparedness, drugs, juvenile justice, law enforcement and victims. 
  • Oklahoma Periodicals Index-Index to The Chronicles of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Today, Outdoor Oklahoma, and Persimmon Hill.
  • ScienceDirect- Covers around one quarter of the world’s full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) literature published in 24 fields of science.
  • SocINDEX-abstracts more than 1,300 "core" journals dating as far back as 1895, and covers abortion, criminology and criminal justice, demography, ethnic and racial studies, gender studies, marriage and family, political sociology, religion, rural and urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history, sociological research, sociological theory, substance abuse and other addictions, violence and many other subjects.