General Databases

We recommend these databases to start your research:


 Academic Onefile  [Gale] 

A source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from journals and reference sources. Databases cover the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects.


Academic Search Complete  [EBSCOhost] SUNYConnect 
Covering most areas of academic study, this scholarly, multi-disciplinary database contains more than 6,100 full-text periodicals  and offers access to monographs, reports, conference proceedings and much more.


Canadian Reference Centre [EBSCOhost] 
This database combines Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full-text content available to Canadian libraries


First Search [OCLC] 
Six databases including ArticleFirst - Articles, ECO - Journal Articles, and WorldCat - Books etc.


Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia [EBSCOhost] 
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.


Gale Virtual Reference Library [Gale] NOVELny 
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.


General Onefile  [Gale] 
Content includes more than 12,000 titles in all with nearly 30 years of coverage.


Lexis-Nexis Academic 
Journal articles, news, business, legal research and more!


MasterFILE Premier [EBSCOhost] SUNYConnect 
Multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 1,700 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 202,164 photos, maps and flags.


WorldCat [OCLC] 
One of the FirstSearch databases. Search WorldCat to find books and other materials in this and other libraries world wide.