From the American Psychological Association (APA), PsycINFO contains nearly 2.3 million citations and abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines. It is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health.
A clinical reference tool of more than 3000 topics designed for physicians and health care professionals for use primarily at the point-of-care. DynaMed is updated daily and monitors the content of over 500 medical journal and systemic evidence review databases.
EMBASE is a major biomedical and pharmaceutical database indexing over 3,500 international journals in the following fields of health sciences and biomedical research. It is considered as the European version of Medline.
A bibliographic database that contains more than 26 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. A distinctive feature of MEDLINE is that the records are indexed with NLM Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®).
Provides full text publications, including peer-reviewed journals. The database covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods
Scopus contains over 47,000,000 records to scholarly publications, trade publications, and conference proceedings on almost all topics. It is an excellent database for cited reference searching. It does not contain full-text articles, but users can get access to full text by using the "Find It" button
Web of Science is a comprehensive research database. It contains records of journal articles, patents, and conference proceedings, It also provides a variety of search and analysis tools. Web of Science Core Collection is a painstakingly selected, actively curated database of the journals that researchers themselves have judged to be the most important and useful in their fields
An Internet search engine that indexes scholarly literature across disciplines. The Google Scholar index includes online academic journals and books, conference papers, theses and dissertations, preprints, and many others. Google Scholar is not selective, users need to watch out materials that were published in predatory journals.
Databases with a Focus on Education, Social Sciences, and Nursing
Offers a collection of full-text education journals, and encompasses an international array of English-language periodicals, monographs, yearbooks, and many unique sources, covering all levels of education.
Online access to 7 ProQuest social sciences databases: Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch, Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts, PAIS, Philosopher's Index, ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: Social Sciences, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.