McAfee Memorial Library


Databases

Below is a list of available databases, containing full-text journals, ebooks and more. To search multiple databases simultaneously, use Pirate Search.

Databases are arranged by Subject and by Name. Please note: if you are off-campus upon clicking on one of the database links, below, you will be prompted to enter your Park User Name and Password.




Sorted by Subject

Name Description Subject Source
ARTstor Database of art images Art ARTstor
SPORTDiscus with Full Text   Provides access to the full text for more than 500 journals in all areas of sports & sports medicine literature. Athletic Training EBSCO
Business Insights: Essentials   Covers 3,900 full text periodicals, extensive company profiles, investment reports, market research and industry reports Business Gale
Business Source Premier
NEW!
Provides access to the full text for more than 2,300 journals, dating to 1886, covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics Business EBSCO
Kansas City Business Journal   Provides access to the Kansas City Business Journal and more than 40 other business newspapers Business American City Business Journals
Value Line Provides access to information covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks Business Value Line
Regional Business News Provides access to the full text of more than 80 regional business publications, including all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States Business—News EBSCO
Censtats Database Census maps, building permit statistics, county business patterns, and other databases from the Census Bureau Census Data--US US Census Bureau
American Chemical Society (ACS) eJournals Provides access to all 44 journals published by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Subjects include
Chemistry, agriculture, engineering,
environmental sciences, medicine and physics
Chemistry
Physics
American Chemical Society
Communication Source NEW!
(Replaces Communication & Mass Media Complete)  
Provides access to the full-text of more than 600 journals in communication, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse, speech-language pathology, media studies and related fields. Developed from a merger of EBSCO’s Communication and Mass Media Complete and Communications Abstracts (formerly published by Sage) Communication
Media Studies
Linguistics
Rhetoric
EBSCO
SAGE: Communication Studies Provides access to the full-text of Sage journals in Communication Studies Communication Sage
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text  NEW! Provides access to the full-text of nearly 300 journals covering criminology, criminal justice, corrections and prisons, criminal investigations, forensic sciences, substance abuse and addiction and probation and parole Criminal Justice
Corrections and Prisons
Forensics
Substance Abuse
EBSCO
Education Research Complete Provides access to the full-text of more than 1,200 journals covering  topics from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing Education EBSCO
Education Source
NEW!
(Replaces Education Full-Text)
Provides access to the full-text of more than 1,800 education journals.  Developed through the merger of databases from EBSCO and H.W. Wilson Education EBSCO
ERIC  (Education Resource Information Center) Provides access to more than 323,000 full-text education and research documents Education EBSCO
MAS Ultra—School Edition Full text for 500 popular, high school magazines, 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies and an image collection of 510,000 photos  Education EBSCO
Middle Search Plus Full text for a variety of popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays Education EBSCO
Primary Search Provides access to the full text of more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles) Education EBSCO
Professional Development Collection   Provides access to more than 500 education journals, targeting professional educators Education EBSCO
The Student Research Center Interface designed for students in grades 6 through 12 with the most appropriate research tools to easily obtain the information that they need from   EBSCO databases Education EBSCO
Teacher Reference Center Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals. Education EBSCO
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print Guide to 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Includes evaluations of test products for psychology, education, business, and leadership and a bibliography of all known commercially available test currently in print in the English language. Educational Testing
Multi-disciplinary
EBSCO
GreenFILE Contains the full text for more than 4,700 records covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, including  global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more Environmental Studies
Global Warming
Renewable Energy
Green Building
EBSCO
Consumer Health Complete Patient information database on health-related topics Healthcare—Consumer Education EBSCO
Heritage Quest US Census tracts 1790-1940 and other information useful to historians, social sciences classes and genealogists History
Social Sciences
Genealogy
ProQuest
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750   Guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750, containing more than 32,000 entries History—US—17th-18th Centuries EBSCO
Accessible Archives Digital archive of 18th-19th century newspapers, periodicals and American county histories History—US—18th-19th Centuries Accessible Archives
19TH Century Newspapers Digital Archive Digital archive of 19th century U.S. newspapers History—US—19th Century Gale
Humanities eBook Provides access to approximately 4,000 eBooks in the Humanities Humanities ACLS
International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center  (ISCTRC) Contains hundreds of full text  journals pertaining to terrorism and security. International Terrorism
Security
EBSCO
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Provides access to abstracts of more than 750 journals in library science, information management and more
  
Library Science EBSCO
Literature Resource Center Provides access to full-text articles from scholarly literary journals and magazines, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more Literature Gale
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia   Provides access to more than 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a wide-variety of subject areas Muliti-disciplinary EBSCO
Academic Search Premier   Provides access to the full text for 4,600 journals, including 3,900 peer-reviewed titles Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Directory of Open Access Books Provides access to more than 2,000 freely-available scholarly eBooks in a wide range of discplines Multi-disciplinary DOAB
Directory of
Open Access Journals
Provides access to nearly 10,000 freely-available scholarly journals in a wide-range of disciplines Multi-disciplinary DOAJ
Discovering Collection   Essays, critical analyses, biographies, primary sources in history, literature, biography, science and social studies Multi-disciplinary Gale
eJournal & eBook Search Search for eJournals and eBooks contained in Park University library’s eBook and Database collections Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
EBSCO Provides access to several dozen databases containing thousands of full-text articles supporting a wide-range of disciplines Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
EBSCO eBooks Provides access to a collection of more than 140,000 ebooks in the Liberal Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Technology and more Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Gale Virtual Reference Library eBook collection containing reference works on business, education, the environment, history, biography, international affairs, law, literature, multicultural studies, religion, science and the social sciences Multi-disciplinary Gale
Hathi Trust Provides access to Park University library’s book, eBook and database collections using a single Google-like search interface Multi-disciplinary Hathi Trust
Humanities International Complete Provides access to the full text of more than 1,200 humanities journals, books and other published sources from around the world.  Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Information Please   Almanac (i.e., contains astronomical and meteorological data for a given year and a miscellany of other information) Multi-disciplinary Information Please
JSTOR Provides access to an archival collection of several hundred scholarly journals in the in the humanities, social sciences, education, business and science Multi-disciplinary JSTOR
Lexis Nexis Academic Provides access to business and financial news, case law, more than 650 city and college newspapers and magazines, TV, radio and Congressional transcripts, and newswire services Multi-disciplinary Lexis Nexis
MasterFILE Premier Provides access to the full-text of more than 2,000 periodicals and books covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and more. Also contains an image collection of over 500,000 items Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Pirate Search
NEW!
Provides access to Park University library’s book, eBook and database collections using a single Google-like search interface Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Science Reference Center   Provides access to the full text for 640 science encyclopedias, reference books and periodicals covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, history of science, life science, physics, technology and more Natural and Physical Sciences EBSCO
Newspaper Source Provides full text for over 40 (US) & international newspapers, selective full text for 389 regional (US) newspapers and full text television & radio news transcripts News EBSCO
Newswires Provides access to top international news from Associated Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, Xinhua, CNN Wire, and Business Wire on a  rolling 30-day archive News EBSCO
MEDLINE Provides  citations from over 5,400 current biomedical journals in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care system, pre-clinical sciences and more Nursing
Medicine
EBSCO
Nursing Reference Center Evidence-based information resource designed for nurses, containing point-of-care resources, continuing education materials, nursing skill sets and more Nursing EBSCO
CINAHL Plus with Full Text (Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature) Contains more than 770 full-text journals indexed in CINAHL— for all areas of nursing and allied health literature Nursing and Allied Health EBSCO
SAGE: Political Science   Provides access to the full-text of Sage journals in Political Science Political Science Sage
PsycARTICLES  Provides access to nearly 80 full text, peer-reviewed scholarly psychology journals. Developed by the American Psychological  Association Psychology EBSCO
PsycINFO Provides abstracts to more than 3 million articles, books and dissertations in the behavioral sciences and mental health, including international journals and books. Developed by the American Psychological Association. Psychology EBSCO
Social Science Full Text Provides access to more than 300 journals published in the social sciences, including social work, political science, psychology, urban studies, economics, communication, law, mass media and international relations Social Sciences EBSCO
SAGE: Sociology Provides access to the full-text of Sage journals in Sociology Sociology Sage
Learning Express   Contains professional and occupational practice tests, skill-building courses, software tutorials, computer and internet basics and more. Training—Career and Vocational Learning Expresss




Sorted by Name

Name Description Subject Source
19TH Century Newspapers Digital Archive Digital archive of 19th century U.S. newspapers History—US—19th Century Gale
Academic Search Premier  Provides access to the full text for 4,600 journals, including 3,900 peer-reviewed titles Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Accessible Archives Digital archive of 18th-19th century newspapers, periodicals and American county histories History—US—18th-19th Centuries Accessible Archives
American Chemical Society (ACS) eJournals Provides access to all 44 journals published by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Subjects include
Chemistry, agriculture, engineering,
environmental sciences, medicine and physics
Chemistry
Physics
American Chemical Society
ARTstor Database of art images Art ARTstor
Business Insights: Essentials  Covers 3,900 full text periodicals, extensive company profiles, investment reports, market research and industry reports Business Gale
Business Source Premier
NEW!
Provides access to the full text for more than 2,300 journals, dating to 1886, covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics Business EBSCO
Censtats Database Census maps, building permit statistics, county business patterns, and other databases from the Census Bureau Census Data--US US Census Bureau
CINAHL Plus with Full Text (Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature) Contains more than 770 full-text journals indexed in CINAHL— for all areas of nursing and allied health literature Nursing and Allied Health EBSCO
Communication SourceNEW!
(Replaces Communication & Mass Media Complete)   
Provides access to the full-text of more than 600 journals in communication, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse, speech-language pathology, media studies and related fields. Developed from a merger of EBSCO’s Communication and Mass Media Complete and Communications Abstracts (formerly published by Sage) Communication
Media Studies
Linguistics
Rhetoric
EBSCO
Consumer Health Complete Patient information database on health-related topics Healthcare—Consumer Education EBSCO
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text  NEW! Provides access to the full-text of nearly 300 journals covering criminology, criminal justice, corrections and prisons, criminal investigations, forensic sciences, substance abuse and addiction and probation and parole Criminal Justice
Corrections and Prisons
Forensics
Substance Abuse
EBSCO
Directory of Open Access Books Provides access to more than 2,000 freely-available scholarly eBooks in a wide range of discplines Multi-disciplinary DOAB
Directory of
Open Access Journals
Provides access to nearly 10,000 freely-available scholarly journals in a wide-range of disciplines Multi-disciplinary DOAJ
Discovering Collection  Essays, critical analyses, biographies, primary sources in history, literature, biography, science and social studies Multi-disciplinary Gale
eJournal & eBook Search Search for eJournals and eBooks contained in Park University library’s eBook and Database collections Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
EBSCO Provides access to several dozen databases containing thousands of full-text articles supporting a wide-range of disciplines Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
EBSCO eBooks Provides access to a collection of more than 140,000 ebooks in the Liberal Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Technology and more Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Education Research Complete Provides access to the full-text of more than 1,200 journals covering  topics from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing Education EBSCO
Education Source
NEW!

(Replaces Education Full-Text)
Provides access to the full-text of more than 1,800 education journals.  Developed through the merger of databases from EBSCO and H.W. Wilson Education EBSCO
ERIC  (Education Resource Information Center) Provides access to more than 323,000 full-text education and research documents Education EBSCO
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750  Guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750, containing more than 32,000 entries History—US—17th-18th Centuries EBSCO
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia  Provides access to more than 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a wide-variety of subject areas Muliti-disciplinary EBSCO
Gale Virtual Reference Library eBook collection containing reference works on business, education, the environment, history, biography, international affairs, law, literature, multicultural studies, religion, science and the social sciences Multi-disciplinary Gale
GreenFILE Contains the full text for more than 4,700 records covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, including  global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more Environmental Studies
Global Warming
Renewable Energy
Green Building
EBSCO
Hathi Trust Provides access to Park University library’s book, eBook and database collections using a single Google-like search interface Multi-disciplinary Hathi Trust
Heritage Quest US Census tracts 1790-1940 and other information useful to historians, social sciences classes and genealogists History
Social Sciences
Genealogy
ProQuest
Humanities eBook Provides access to approximately 4,000 eBooks in the Humanities Humanities ACLS
Humanities International Complete Provides access to the full text of more than 1,200 humanities journals, books and other published sources from around the world.  Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Information Please  Almanac (i.e., contains astronomical and meteorological data for a given year and a miscellany of other information) Multi-disciplinary Information Please
International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center  (ISCTRC) Contains hundreds of full text  journals pertaining to terrorism and security. International Terrorism
Security
EBSCO
JSTOR Provides access to an archival collection of several hundred scholarly journals in the in the humanities, social sciences, education, business and science Multi-disciplinary JSTOR
Kansas City Business Journal  Provides access to the Kansas City Business Journal and more than 40 other business newspapers Business American City Business Journals
Learning Express  Contains professional and occupational practice tests, skill-building courses, software tutorials, computer and internet basics and more. Training—Career and Vocational Learning Express
Lexis Nexis Academic Provides access to business and financial news, case law, more than 650 city and college newspapers and magazines, TV, radio and Congressional transcripts, and newswire services Multi-disciplinary Lexis Nexis
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Provides access to abstracts of more than 750 journals in library science, information management and more
  
Library Science EBSCO
Literature Resource Center Provides access to full-text articles from scholarly literary journals and magazines, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more Literature Gale
MAS Ultra—School Edition Full text for 500 popular, high school magazines, 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies and an image collection of 510,000 photos  Education EBSCO
MasterFILE Premier Provides access to the full-text of more than 2,000 periodicals and books covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and more. Also contains an image collection of over 500,000 items Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
MEDLINE Provides  citations from over 5,400 current biomedical journals in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care system, pre-clinical sciences and more Nursing
Medicine
EBSCO
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print Guide to 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Includes evaluations of test products for psychology, education, business, and leadership and a bibliography of all known commercially available test currently in print in the English language. Educational Testing
Multi-disciplinary
EBSCO
Middle Search Plus Full text for a variety of popular middle school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays Education EBSCO
Newspaper Source Provides full text for over 40 (US) & international newspapers, selective full text for 389 regional (US) newspapers and full text television & radio news transcripts News EBSCO
Newswires Provides access to top international news from Associated Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, Xinhua, CNN Wire, and Business Wire on a  rolling 30-day archive News EBSCO
Nursing Reference Center Evidence-based information resource designed for nurses, containing point-of-care resources, continuing education materials, nursing skill sets and more Nursing EBSCO
Pirate Search
NEW!
Provides access to Park University library’s book, eBook and database collections using a single Google-like search interface Multi-disciplinary EBSCO
Primary Search Provides access to the full text of more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles) Education EBSCO
Professional Development Collection  Provides access to more than 500 education journals, targeting professional educators Education EBSCO
PsycARTICLES  Provides access to nearly 80 full text, peer-reviewed scholarly psychology journals. Developed by the American Psychological  Association Psychology EBSCO
PsycINFO Provides abstracts to more than 3 million articles, books and dissertations in the behavioral sciences and mental health, including international journals and books. Developed by the American Psychological Association. Psychology EBSCO
Regional Business News Provides access to the full text of more than 80 regional business publications, including all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States Business—News EBSCO
SAGE: Communication Studies Provides access to the full-text of Sage journals in Communication Studies Communication Sage
SAGE: Political Science  Provides access to the full-text of Sage journals in Political Science Political Science Sage
SAGE: Sociology Provides access to the full-text of Sage journals in Sociology Sociology Sage
Science Reference Center  Provides access to the full text for 640 science encyclopedias, reference books and periodicals covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, history of science, life science, physics, technology and more Natural and Physical Sciences EBSCO
Social Science Full Text Provides access to more than 300 journals published in the social sciences, including social work, political science, psychology, urban studies, economics, communication, law, mass media and international relations Social Sciences EBSCO
SPORTDiscus with Full Text  Provides access to the full text for more than 500 journals in all areas of sports & sports medicine literature. Athletic Training EBSCO
The Student Research Center Interface designed for students in grades 6 through 12 with the most appropriate research tools to easily obtain the information that they need from   EBSCO databases Education EBSCO
Teacher Reference Center Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals. Education EBSCO
Value Line Provides access to information covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks Business Value Line