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 ebooks (Gale Virtual Reference Library)


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New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
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Coverage:20th century - present
Contains key works and archival documentation of LGBT political and social movements throughout the 20th century and into the present day. The collection includes materials ranging from seminal texts, letters, periodicals, speeches, interviews, and ephemera covering the political evolution of gay rights to memoirs, biographies, poetry, and works of fiction that illuminate the lives of lesbian, gay, transgender, and bisexual individuals and the community.
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Coverage: Current
Provides reference sources for social workers and mental health professionals, including evidence-based care sheets, clinical assessment tools, drug information, patient education handouts, competency checklists, and continuing education (CE) modules.