Databases

Alphabetical list of database titles:

A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N    O   P    Q   R    S   T    U   V   W    X    Y   Z

For a list of databases by subject, click here.

Top six databases are in bold face.

A seven-digit  student ID number is required for logging on most databases from off campus. Use leading zeroes to create a 7-digit ID number.  Only two databases require you have a Coastline library card number for off-campus access: Learning Express and Issues and Controversies.

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Academic OneFile
Multidisciplinary database of journals, magazines and newspapers, including 9,000 peer-reviewed journals. Includes The New York Times back to 1995 and transcripts and podcasts of National Public Radio and CNN broadcasts. Links to JStor database open access articles. Medical videos. Images available.
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Academic Search Premier
Multidisciplinary database of journals, magazines and newspapers,including 3,900 peer-reviewed journals. Images included.

Agricola
Journal articles, books, patents, audiovisual materials from the National Agricultural Library.

Agriculture Collection
From the practical aspects of farming to cutting-edge scientific research on agriculture and related fields.

Alt Health Watch
Articles from more than 180 international journals on complementary, holistic and integrated health care and wellness.

Automobile Repair Reference Center
Maintenance schedules, diagrams, diagnostic information on many makes, models and years.

B

Business & Company Resource Center
Compare companies and read scholarly journals and business news.

Business Economics and Theory
Video feeds from Forbes.com and 450 full-text journals.

Business Source Complete
Scholarly database of 1,300 journals going back to 1886.

C

CINAHL with Full Text
More than 600 nursing and allied health journals.

Communications and Mass Media Collection
Advertising and public relations, literature and writing, and linguistics are just a few of the subjects covered from more than 100 journals.

Computer Database
News and reviews of hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

Computer Source
Information and current trends in technology with full text for nearly 300 publications.

Credo Reference Online
More than 600 encyclopedias and dictionaries from reliable publishers, making this database a far better resource than Wikipedia! Images available.

Criminal Justice Collection
150 journals of interest to those studying to become a lawyer, law enforcement officer, paralegal or Homeland Security officer.

Culinary Arts Collection
Major cooking and nutrition magazines, scholarly journals, multimedia and news.

Discovering Collection
Multidisciplinary source of reference, primary sources, creative works and multimedia, including video and audio, charts and maps, topic overviews and plot summaries. Designed for K-12 students, but content is versatile.

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EBSCOhost Databases
A gateway page introducing you to the many databases from this provider. Allows you to search multiple databases at the same time.

EBSCOhost Espanol
Bases de datos de articulos con comandos de interfaz en espanol.

Educators Reference Complete
Best practices in education, child development and psychology, and educational principles are the focus of these scholarly journals, reports and reference sources.

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
From Mother Earth News to peer-reviewed journals, this resource focuses on diverse perspectives on environmental issues.

ERIC
The Education Resource Information Center has links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating to 1966.
 

F

Fine Arts and Music Collection
Supports research in music, art history, filmmaking, drama and more.

Fuente Academica
More than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain are included in this multidisciplinary, Spanish-language database.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
A classic encyclopedia in electronic form.

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Gale Databases
A gateway page introducing you to the many databases from this provider. Allows you to search multiple databases at the same time.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Searchable e-books from encyclopedias to general interest books.

Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection
Farmers, landscape architects and biotechnologists will find journals related to key issues in agriculture.

General Business File ASAP
Company performance, industry events and trends along with management, economics and politics from broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings. Images available.

General One File
General interest magazines and newspapers, including more than 7,800 titles.
 

H

Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Module
Resources include 700 health-related videos, a list of reliable websites, health assessment calculators and general interest magazines and journals.

Health Reference Center--Academic
Nursing and allied health journals for students as well as articles for consumers of health care.

Health Source - Consumer Edition
More than 80 journals and magazines for the layperson.

Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition
550 scholarly journals covering medical disciplines. Patient education fact sheets on 1,300 generic drugs and 4,700 brand name drugs.

Home Improvement Collection
Do-it-yourselfers and professional carpenters will find architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements and much more.

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection
More than 500 industry journals cover the historical and current state of affairs hospitality and tourism.

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InfoTrac Newsstand
Search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers.

Issues and Controversies
Pro and con articles, in an easy-to-find and easy-to-read format. A good place to check if you need to select a topic for a paper.
 

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L

LegalTrac
Index of major law reviews, and law-related articles from more than 1,000 business and general interest titles.

Legal Collection
Full text for more than 250 major scholarly law journals.

M

MAS Ultra - School Edition
Full-text magazines, reference and biographies, as well as images. Designed for high-school level students.

MasterFile Premier
Full text general interest magazines, as well as images. Designed for public libraries.

MedicLatina
MedicLatina is a  collection of medical research and investigatory journals from  Latin American and Spanish publishers. This Spanish language database contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish.

MEDLINE
Nursing, pre-clinical sciences, medicine and the health care system are among topics covered in more than 5,400 scholarly biomedical journals.

Middle Search Plus
Full-text articles from popular magazines for the middle-school crowd. Images include photos, flags and maps.

Military and Government Collection
Current news sources and scholarly journals for all aspects of military and government, including fire science, criminal justice and much more.

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Newspaper Source
Newspaper articles from 40 U.S. and international newspapers, and 389 regional newspapers, including the Oregonian and The Register-Guard, in Eugene. Full-text radio and television news transcripts.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection
All aspects of the nursing profession are covered in nearly 400 titles.

Nursing Reference Center
Evidence-based training and patient care instructions, as well as drug information.

Nursing Resource Center
Disease and drug overviews, and care plans, as well as journal articles and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams.
 

O

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Pro and con arguments, news, scholarly journals, magazines, audio and video are assembled by topic on one page for easy access. A good place to check if you need to select a topic for a paper.

P

Points of View Reference Center
Pro and con arguments, including a guide on how to critically analyze a topic. Many charts and graphics, as well as guides on how to outline an essay, develop a topic or thesis statement and other guidelines on how to use information. A good place to check if you need to select a topic for a paper.

Popular Magazines
Full-text articles for the most frequently searched general interest magazines.

Primary Search
Popular magazines for elementary school students.

Professional Development Collection
Designed for professional educators, this database holds more than 500 education journals, many peer reviewed.

PsycARTICLES
Articles from nearly 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association. Coverage back to 1894.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Full text of 400 journals.

Psychology Collection
Full text of nearly 500 journals.

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R

Regional Business News
Business publications, including the Daily Journal of Commerce in Portland and the Oregon Business Magazine.

Religion and Philosophy Collection
Full text of 300 journals.

S

Small Business Resource Center
Learn how to start, finance or manage a small business. Sample business plans, how-to guides, articles and websites.

Student Research Center
Magazines, newspapers, country reports, reference books and images. Designed for high school students.

Student Resources in Context
Academic journals, magazines, images, audio and video are combined on one page of search results.
 

T

Topic Search
Newspapers, biographies, public opinion polls and more. Designed for high school students.

Twayne's Author Series
E-books that analyze an author's works.

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V

Vocation and Career Collection
Trade and industry-related periodicals.

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