Article Databases

Start with our Top Databases, or scroll down to see an alphabetical listing of all Library Resources.

 

Alphabetical List of Databases

 

Academic Search Premier

Interdisciplinary database features full-text articles in over 4,700 journals, including more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles

Biological Sciences

This interdisciplinary database offers abstracts and citations to research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology, and ecology, with some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science.

Birds of North America

From the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, BNA Online provides comprehensive life histories for each of the 716+ species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada.

Building Green

Reliable content on sustainable design strategies, green building materials, and case studies of high performance buildings.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals... aim[ing] to cover all subjects and languages.

Dissertations and Theses @ Prescott College

Search for theses published at Prescott College.

ebrary

Over 130,000 full text e-books.

ebrary Spanish

Over 5,200 Spanish e-books.

EBSCO Counseling & Psychology Databases

Start here for research in counseling and psychology-related fields.

EBSCO Education Databases

Start here for education research.

EBSCO Environment Databases

Start here for environmental research.

EBSCOhost

An excellent full-text database covering a wide variety of subjects.

EBSCO Humanities Database

Start here for humanities research.

Education Research Complete

Topics include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.

Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior

The Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior provides 300-plus entries on a diverse range of topics in the contemporary study of animal behavior.

Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management

A multidisciplinary database covering agricultural biotechnology, aquatic pollution, ecology, energy resources, environmental engineering, hazardous waste, pollution, toxicology, waste management, and water resource issues.

Environment Complete

Deep coverage in areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.

ERIC

ERIC provides unlimited access to more than 1.3 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials, with hundreds of new records added multiple times per week.

Foundation Directory

Connects grantseekers with grantmakers. Call Library for password.

Global Plants

Contains nearly two million high-resolution type specimens from the contributed collections of more than 300 herbaria from around the globe.

Google Scholar

Searches across the web for scholarly articles in all areas.

Handbook of the Birds of the World

An online comprehensive resource for all the birds of the world. It contains the contents of the 17-volume Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) series.

Journal Search

Search to see if PC has full-text access to a specific journal

JSTOR

A trusted archive of important scholarly journals.

Mango Languages

Mango is an online language-learning system.

New York Times Pass

Use this link to setup your annual access to the New York Times. Users must authenticate with a valid Prescott College Library barcode.

Oxford English Dictionary

Widely regarded as the "definitive record of the English language" - a dictionary and more...

PILOTS

The largest interdisciplinary index to the worldwide literature on traumatic stress.

ProQuest

Contains scholarly articles, theses, and many of our biological databases.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

2 million entries for dissertations and theses.

PsycARTICLES

Coverage includes basic/experimental psychology, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, education and school psychology, health psychology, industrial/organizational psychology, social psychology and social processes.

PsycINFO

PsycINFO provides systematic coverage of the psychological literature from the 1800s to the present.

PubMed Central

The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

Sage Humanities & Social Science

Sage Humanities and Social Science (HSS) Package provides access to 419 journals in the humanities and social sciences fields, including leading international, peer-reviewed titles.

Science Direct

Full-text database with content in environmental studies and psychology.

Taylor and Francis Online Full-Text Journals

Search the contents of over 1,000 full-text journals from academic publishers Taylor & Francis, Routledge, and Psychology Press, in 15+ subject areas including arts & humanities; education; environmental sciences; & behavioral sciences.

Worldcat

The world's largest library catalog.

Zinio

A digital platform for viewing popular magazines.
Looking for the full text of an article?

STEP  1: Use Journal Search (button below) to see if we have the journal full text in print or in one of the databases.

STEP  2: If no full text is found, submit an Interlibrary Loan Request.

Journal Search

Search to see if PC has full-text access to a specific journal

Searching in EBSCOhost

Overview of how to search in EBSCOhost

RefWorks @ Prescott College Library

Overview of RefWorks

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