Databases A-Z

Search for databases from the below alphabetical list, a brief introduction to each of the databases and search guides by Subjects or Formats are available.

 

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OpenDissertations (via EBSCO) Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

OpenDissertations is an open-access database built to assist researchers in locating both historic and contemporary dissertations and theses. Created with the generous support of the H.W. Wilson Foundation and the Congregational Library & Archives in Boston, it incorporates EBSCO’s previously released American Doctoral Dissertations, and features additional dissertation metadata contributed by select colleges and universities from around the world. Providing researchers with citations to graduate research across a span of time, from the early 20th century to the present, this database will continue to grow through regular updates and new partnerships with graduate degree-granting institutions.


Oxford English Dictionary Online Search guide in HTML format

An authoritative and comprehensive record of the English Language in the world, tracing the evolution and use of more than 600,000 words through 3 million quotations


Oxford Handbooks Online - Business & Management Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

The Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in different subject areas, e.g. Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Linguistics and Literature etc.


Oxford Handbooks Online - Economics & Finance Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

The Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in different subject areas, e.g. Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Linguistics and Literature etc.


Oxford Handbooks Online - Linguistics Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

The Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in different subject areas, e.g. Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Linguistics and Literature etc.


Oxford Handbooks Online - Literature Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

The Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in different subject areas, e.g. Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Linguistics and Literature etc.


Oxford Index Search guide in HTML format Search guide in HTML format

The Oxford Index brings together the best of reference, journals and scholarly works for the one click searches. It offers all users free abstracts and provides authorized users with links to the full text.


Oxford Reference Online: Oxford Reference Library Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

Oxford Reference Library provides over 120 in-depth and specialist titles Oxford's award-winning Encyclopedias and Companions.


Oxford Reference: Quick Reference Search guide in HTML format

Oxford Quick Reference includes over 140 core subject, quotation, and language dictionaries providing concise entries for readers wanting to quickly check a fact, or find out key information about a concept, person, or term.


Oxford Scholarship Online - Business & Management Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Collection of full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the areas of business and management


Oxford Scholarship Online - Economics & Finance Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Collection of full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the areas of economics and finance.


Oxford Scholarship Online - Linguistics Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Collection of full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the area of linguistics.


Oxford Scholarship Online - Literature Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Collection of full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the area of literature


Passport Search guide in HTML format

Passport provides market information on detailed market size, country marketing parameters, marketing forecast data, consumer lifestyles, business sources as well as marketing profiles and analysis.


PKULAW Search guide in HTML format

This database is the English version of 北大法寶. It provides access to English language versions of the PRC legal documents and relevant legal information. It includes Laws & Regulations and Cases in full-text and the table of content of Legal News, Legal Forum, and Gazettes.


Project MUSE Search guide in PDF format

Provides indexing and abstracts to over 400 electronic scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences nearly 120 not-for-profit publishers.


ProQuest Ebook Central Search guide in HTML format

ProQuest Ebook Central is a one stop search platform providing access to three Library subscribed ebooks collections include EBL, ebrary and MyiLibrary which across a large number of titles in various topics and multidisciplinary subjects.


PsycARTICLES (via EBSCO) Search guide in PowerPoint format Search guide in video format

Provides the full-text articles journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe Publishing Group. Covers general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology.