All Databases

APU subscribes to well over 100 library information systems and databases. These provide access to e-books, magazines, journals, newspapers, and other information sources. APU students: Use the database links below to access each resource. University College students: Please access the library and login through your University College portal in order to use the resources below.

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Cambridge Companions: Philosophy,Religion,Culture - Contains over 1300 downloadable essays taken from the Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion and Culture (more than 150 volumes). Each volume also includes a substantial bibliography and other elements such as glossaries and timelines.
Cambridge Companions to Literature - Digital full-text access to 219 volumes from the Cambridge Companions to Literature series. Part of the Literature Online database.
Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database - Contains more than 190 Canadian newspapers with full text articles from Canada's leading publishers. This database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features published in each. Some backfiles date as far back as the late 1970s. [About]
Canadian Newsstream - Includes over 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features. [About]
Career & Technical Education Database - Includes over 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features. [About]
Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Online - Indexes articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers. [About]
Charleston Advisor - Offers critical, peer-reviewed reviews of web resources for libraries. [About]
Chemistry Journals - This collection contains over 30 journals published by the American Chemical Society. Full-text is provided for every article, and the dates of coverage are 1879 to the present. [About]
CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries - Choice Reviews offers timely, selective, scholarly reviews by experts in various fields within the Arts & Humanities, Social & Behavioral Sciences, and Science & Technology and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education and is updated monthly. The reviews cover books in all subjects as well as online and electronic media. [About]
Christian Periodical Index - Citations and some full text for English language articles and reviews in Christian periodicals written from an evangelical perspective, with coverage of over 130 titles from a broad spectrum of subject areas. [About]
Chronicle of Higher Education - The Chronicle is published every weekday and is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe. The Chronicle web site features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; an archive of previously published content; and career-building tools such as online CV management, salary databases, and more.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text - Provides citations and some full text for 3024 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. Also contains searchable cited references for more than 1160 journals and provides full text for hundreds of journals, legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. [About]
Classical Music Library - Listen to more than 50,000 classical audio recordings. Searchable by instrument, artist, ensemble, genre, work title, or basic keyword. [About]
  ClinicalTrials.gov - Registry and results database of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details. [About]
Cochrane Library - A collection of high quality evidence-based medicine databases. Includes reviews, treatment protocols, and citations for articles from nursing and medicine journals. [About]
College Source - Full PDF versions of college course catalogs from thousands of 2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional and international schools. [About]
Communication & Mass Media Complete - Articles related to communication and mass media. [About]
Computing Database - Covers around 450 titles, with over 350 available in full text including product reviews, database design and management, software, hardware, e-commerce, website development, intranets and extranets, and technology management. Topics including artificial intelligence, games, graphics, networks, programming, security, systems, electronic data processing, and information science. [About]
Continental Europe Database - Provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many European countries, including France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, and Portugal. Major subject areas of study are represented, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities. [About]
CQ Researcher - In-depth political reports on issues related to health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. [About]
Credo Reference - Now found within the [Literati database]. Contains a collection of more than 600 dictionaries and encyclopedias, along with thousands of topic pages to help you start research projects.
Criminal Justice Database - Provides research support for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security. The database includes abstract and indexing for 250 titles, with more than 100 available in full-text. [About]

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