Last Updated: May 2, 2013
Finding the Full Text in a Database Search
The button will appear on a record if the article's full text is not available within a particular database.
Click on the button and a window will pop up showing if we have access to the full text in another online database or in print. If it is not in our collection at all, you will be offered an Interlibrary Loan form.
The ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) database indexes Education journals as well as dissertations, government documents and more ephemeral material such as conference papers, research reports, curricular plans and guides.
- HealthSource: Nursing/Academic
Full-text articles from several hundred health journals, including peer-reviewed journals focusing on various medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.
PubMed comprises more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
- ProQuest Research Library: Health & Medicine
Full-text and abstracts of articles from Health and Medical journals.
PsycINFO indexes many articles useful for research in Educational Psychology.
- JSTOR Advanced Search
You can limit your search to the discipline of Education, Health Policy or Health Sciences. JSTOR contains archives of complete journal runs.
Try these for a multidisciplinary topic or a broader perspective on your topic.
- Academic Search Premier
Thousands of scholarly journals in all disciplines, many of them full text.
- Proquest Research Library
Indexing for about 4,000 journals, magazines, and newspapers, covering a broad range of subjects with many of the articles available full text.
- LexisNexis® Academic
Provides news, business, legal, and medical information from full-text periodicals. Also includes state and federal codes and case law.