Search these databases for research studies, reviews, and technical reports, published in journals and other scholarly/scientific publications:

Multidisciplinary Databases

Academic Search Complete

Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Academic Search Complete is a great entry point for lower-level undergraduate students.


Subject-specific Databases

O'Reilly for Higher Education

Premier full-text database, highly interactive, with more than 60K ebooks and audiobooks, and more than 30K hours of video, including stand-alone videos, embedded videos, and Superstreams (livestreams of conferences and expert interviews packed into four hours or less). Also features courses and learning paths, expert-curated playlists, and O'Reilly Answers (a natural language searching tool to answer any "tech question" with the ease and convenience of Google). Journal content included, as well. Aimed at business and information technology professionals, but also includes significant content for natural and applied sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

Business Source Complete

Business Source Complete is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.

Science and Technology Collection

The Science & Technology Collection contains over 830 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,740 publications.

Information Science and Technology Abstracts

Information Science & Technology Abstracts is a leading database in the areas of information science. ISTA indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings and patents, with ongoing comprehensive coverage of the most important periodicals in this field. Coverage dates back to the mid 1960s.

Computer Source

Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications.


Offers high-quality eBooks in many subject areas including bioengineering; fields, waves, and electromagnetics; computer science; engineering; electrical technology; communications and information technology; aerospace; industry applications; and more.

Human Resources Abstracts

Human Resources Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to human resources, including human resource management, employee assistance, organizational behavior, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains more than 112,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline.