A-Z Databases

Find the best library databases for your research.

Starting Points

Don't know where to start? Try one of these databases

Academic Search Premier

Business Source Complete

Google Scholar

News Bank

Web of Science

Need basic information? Try a reference collection

Gale Virtual Reference Library


New Newly acquired database

Best Bet Recommended subject database

Must log in with CSU ID to access Must log in with CSU ID

Open access (Publicly Available) Open access (Publicly Available)

Full Text Available Full Text Available

Database Outage/alert Database Outage/alert


E-Resource Alerts: June 2018

  • Off campus access to Science Direct is currently problematic.  For off campus access, use one of the following options:
    • Option 1:  Use Interlibrary Loan at https://lib.colostate.edu/services/interlibrary-loan/
    • Option 2:  Follow these steps: 
      • 1) Go to Science Direct:  https://www.sciencedirect.com.
        2) Click on Login;
        3) Under “Sign in via your institution” click on “Other institution”.
        4) Type in Colorado State University;
        5) Click on the suggested result;
        6) Log in with eID.
  • If you are having trouble accessing any resource, please open a troubleshooting ticket.

New / Trial Databases

We are not evaluating any trial resources at this time.