Multidisciplinary Databases

Use the databases listed here to locate sources of information for research across academic disciplines.

Academic Search Complete
Extensive collection of scholarly journals and general interest magazines.
Book Review Digest Plus
Book reviews on a wide range of topics including serious, academic works from a variety of sources.
Chronicle of Higher Education
Weekly news and job-information source for college and university faculty members, administrators and students. Access to the full text of the current edition. Includes a searchable archive, commentary and essays from the Chronicle Review, and searchable facts and figures from the annual Almanac and other special databases.
Credo Reference
Credo Reference is a general reference solution for learners and researchers. Our full-text content covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference.
Data.gov
U.S. government data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more.
eBook Collection
Access to 28,000+ e-books from EBSCO.
Encyclopedia Britannica
Full-text access to the encyclopedia, atlas, and dictionary articles of Encyclopedia Britannica, as well as EB's recommended Websites.
Films On Demand
Films Media Group is the leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content. Films Media Group serves the education community through its four brands: Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Fuente Academica
This database of Spanish scholarly, academic journals provides full-text from 200 journals.
Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia
This database includes 25,000 entries on a wide variety of topics.
GreenFILE
GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. The database contains nearly 300,000 records, full text for selected titles and searchable cited references for more than 200 titles as well.
Handbook of Texas
A multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, culture and geography.
Learning Express Library
Comprehensive selection of career-oriented and academic resources available to help with job preparation, career advancement, career changes, and re-entry into the workforce. Access to more than 800 online practice tests, including GED, SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT.
Lexis-Nexis Academic
This multidisciplinary index and full-text database covers news, legal and jurisprudence literature, medicine, business, and reference sources. Separate databases include congressional information, primary sources in US history, and statistical data.
Literature Resource Center
Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Combining Gale Group's core literary databases in a single online service, the Literature Resource Center covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors.
MagPortal
Indexes 150+ journals available online.
MasterFILE Premiere
This general interest database provides full text for nearly 2,050 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975, including biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Free non-commercial access to hundreds of thousands of high-resolution digital images of public domain works in the Museum's world-renowned collection.
New Pauly Online
Reference work for the ancient world with special emphasis on the interaction between Greco-Roman culture, and Semitic, Celtic, Germanic and Slavonic culture, as well as ancient Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Many entries are elucidated with maps and illustrations. Updated bibliographic references.
Newspaper Source
This database includes 30 national and 200 regional newspapers, as well as television and radio news transcripts.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Provides information on hundreds of different types of jobs including the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions.
Oxford English Dictionary Online
Updated quarterly with between one and two thousand new and revised entries, OED Online offers unparalleled access to the "greatest continuing work of scholarship that this century has produced" (Newsweek).
SpringerLink
Portal to academic journals, books and online media. Mostly scientific, technology medical and business titles.
Texas Reference Center
This database covers 80 journals and books about Texas history, diversity, literature, and living.
TOPIC Search
This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries, and other topics.
Vocational & Career Collection
This database provides full-text coverage from more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals of interest to high schools, community colleges, trade institutions, and the general public.
Web of Science
Quickly find, analyze, and manage information in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities with this versatile workflow solution.
What Can I Do With This Major?
Help connecting majors to careers. It provides information about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, strategies to make you a more marketable candidate, and links to more resources.
WorldCat
A combined catalog for many libraries around the world, including books, journals, media, and manuscripts.