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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 links below to access databases. University College students: Please click here to access the databases through the University College proxy.

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ABELL - The Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL) contains more than 900,000 records covering monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews, collections of essays and doctoral dissertations. Covers 1920 to present, with some retrospective coverage back to 1892. Part of the Literature Online database. [About]
ABI/INFORM Complete - This database is the most comprehensive ABI/INFORM database, comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline and ABI/INFORM Archive, featuring over 3,000 full-text journals, 25,000 Dissertations, 14,000 SSRN working papers, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data. [About]
ABI/INFORM Dateline - This database is now part of ABI/INFORM Complete.
ABI/INFORM Global - This database is now part of ABI/INFORM Complete.
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry - This database is now part of ABI/INFORM Complete.
Academic Search Premier - Information in nearly every area of academic study including: computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and many more. [About]
ACM Digital Library - The Association for Computing Machinery Digital Library is a vast collection of citations and full text from ACM journal and newsletter articles and conference proceedings. [About]
Alt Health Watch - Citations and some full text of articles on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. [About]
America: History and Life - Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. [About]
American National Biography - Brief biographical portraits of shapers of American history and culture. [About]
ARTstor - A library of more than one million digital art images. If you are having trouble viewing images, please follow these instructions. [About]
ATLA Religion Database with ATLAS - Combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with ATLA's online collection of major religion and theology journals. [About]

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  Book Review Digest - Provides review excerpts and book summaries for current English-language fiction and non-fiction books for all ages. [About]
Business Expert Press Digital Library - Collection of 60 full-text ebooks related to business. [About]
Business Full Text - Indexes and abstracts articles from business magazines and trade and research journals, plus the full text of selected periodicals. [About]
Business Source Elite - Articles from business publications and economics journals, plus company profiles. [About]

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Cambridge Companions: Philosophy,Religion,Culture - This online collection 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. [About]
Cambridge Companions to Literature - Digital full-text access to 219 volumes from the Cambridge Companions to Literature series. Part of the Literature Online database.
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]
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]
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]
CQ Press Political Reference Suite - Access portal for CQ Press's political reference titles, including the Encyclopedia of Political Science. [About]
CQ Public Affairs Collection - Full text collection of information on vital issues, statistical and historical analyses, historic documents and primary source materials, as well as a directory of key government, nonprofit, and private organizations in each of the major policy areas. [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]
CQ Supreme Court Collection - Full text commentary of Supreme Court decisions, biographies of Supreme Court justices, Supreme Court institutional history, and the U.S. Constitution. [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.

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Digital Mozart Edition - The DME is currently being developed at the Mozarteum Foundation Salzburg in cooperation with Packard Humanities Institute. The DME will provide digital access to the complete works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In addition, the DME will include a critical edition of letters, documents and libretti. [About]
Directory of Open Access Journals - DOAJ provides access to quality controlled Open Access Journals, which do not charge subscription fees to readers or libraries. [About]

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Ebrary - Collection of more than 70,000 ebooks from a variety of academic disciplines. If you would like to create a personal Ebrary bookshelf, please read these instructions first. [About]
EBSCO eBook Collection - Searchable collection of ebooks on a variety of subjects. [About]
EBSCOhost Databases - Select one or more EBSCOhost databases to search. [About]
EJS (Electronic Journals Service) - Gateway to e-journals from a variety of publishers. [About]
Emerald Full Text - Citations and some full text for articles from management journals. [About]
Encyclopedia Britannica - Electronic version of the Encyclopedia Britannica. [About]
ERIC (EBSCOhost) - Journal articles, books, government reports, conference proceedings, dissertations, and more covering all aspects of education. [About]
  European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 - An index of European works that relate to the Americas. Contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. [About]

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Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia - Electronic version of the New World Encyclopedia.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library - A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. [About]
General Science Full Text - Contains abstracts and some full text of articles in general science journals, magazines, and newspapers. Designed specifically for students and non-specialists. [About]
GreenFILE - Articles about global warming, energy conservation, natural resources, and pollution. [About]
Grove Art Online - Grove Art Online is now called Oxford Art Online
Grove Music Online - Grove Music Online is now called Oxford Music Online

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  HAPI (Health and Psychosocial Instruments) - Material on unpublished information-gathering tools for clinicians that are discussed in journal articles, such as questionnaires, interview schedules, tests, checklists, rating and other scales, coding schemes, and projective techniques. [About]
Health Source: Consumer Edition - Abstracts and some full text of articles from consumer health magazines. Also includes prescription drug information sheets. [About]
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - Abstracts and some full text of articles from nursing and allied health journals. Also includes prescription drug information sheets. [About]
Historical Abstracts - Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more. [About]

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IEEE Computer Society Digital Library - Online access to 22 Computer Society magazines and over 1,200 selected conference proceedings. [About]
IIMP - The International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text database contains abstracts and some full text of articles from popular and scholarly music journals. [About]
IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library - The goal of the International Music Score Library Project(IMSLP)/Petrucci Music Library is to create a virtual library containing all public domain music scores, as well as scores from composers who are willing to share their music with the world without charge. [About]
Index to Jewish Periodicals - Indexes articles, book reviews, and feature stories in more than 160 journals devoted to Jewish affairs. [About]

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JAMA Site License - Full-text access to the Journal of the American Medical Association from 1998-present. [About]
JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collections I-IV - JSTOR contains digitized back runs of over six hundred core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, some dating as far back as the 1600s. [About]

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LexisNexis Academic - Full-text news, business, legal, and biographical publications. [About]
Library, Info. Science & Tech. Abstracts - Indexes more than 600 periodicals and other materials in the areas of librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. [About]
  Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts - Citations and abstracts covering all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. [About]
Literati - Literati combines reliable, citable reference content to help make research faster and more effective.
Literature Online - Contains a full library of up-to-date, fully searchable criticism and reference resources in addition to the full text of poetry, drama, and prose fiction from the seventh century to the present day. [About]

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Masterworks Collection - Masterworks is a rich collection of art history videos. Each short documentary showcases an artist and a key piece, illuminating the context and history of the work. These films provide a deeper insight into master works of painting. Part of Credo’s Literati database.
MAS Ultra - School Edition - Contains full text for more than 500 popular, high school magazines, 84,774 biographies and 100,554 primary source documents, as well as 285,912 photos, maps & flags. [About]
MEDLINE with Full Text (EBSCOhost) - Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. [About]
Mental Measurements Yearbook - Electronic version of the Mental Measurements Yearbook; provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. [About]
Military & Government Collection - Articles from journals and magazines about all branches of the U.S. military. [About]
  MLA Directory of Periodicals - Publishing details about the journals indexed in the MLA International Bibliography.
MLA International Bibliography - Citations and some full text of articles, books, and dissertations about language and literature. [About]
Music Index - Covering all styles and genres of music, The Music Index duly cites book reviews, obituaries, new periodicals, and news and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry.

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National Newspaper Abstracts - Abstracts and some full text from local and regional newspapers. [About]
NetLibrary - Searchable collection of ebooks on a variety of subjects. Note: NetLibrary is now called EBSCO eBook Collection. [About]
Newspaper Source - Cover-to-cover full text for 28 national (U.S.) & international newspapers, as well as full text television & radio news transcripts. [About]
New Testament Abstracts - NTA contains more than 38,000 article abstracts, 1,200 review abstracts, 13,500 book abstracts, and 50 software abstracts. In addition, approximately 800 current books are also summarized annually. Article coverage in the database dates back to 1985. [About]

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Old Testament Abstracts - Abstracts and some full text for journal articles, monographs, multi-author works, and software related to Old Testament studies. [About]
Ovid Journals - Electronic full text access to 56 Ovid nursing journals. [About]
Oxford Art Online - Provides complete access to Grove Art Online, the Oxford Companion to Western Art, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. [About]
Oxford English Dictionary - Electronic version of the Oxford English Dictionary, a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words. [About]
Oxford Music Online - Provides complete access to the Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music Online, and the Oxford Companion to Music. [About]
Oxford Reference Online - An online reference library containing maps, dictionaries, encyclopedias, quotations, and more. [About]

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Past Masters - Searchable full text collections of writings by major philosophers and theologians. [About]
Philosopher's Index - Citations and abstracts from books and journals of philosophy and related fields. [About]
Philosophy Online - Access to 32 full text philosophy journals.
  Physical Education Index - Citations and abstracts for articles from physical education journals. [About]
  PILOTS - The Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress database includes citations to literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. [About]
Poiesis - See Philosophy Online
Primary Search - Articles from children's magazines and pamphlets for elementary school students. [About]
Project Muse - Complete full text access to 350 high quality humanities and social sciences journals. [About]
ProQuest Databases - Search across multiple databases covering the arts and humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.
ProQuest Digital Microfilm - Full-page scanned images of the New York Times. Coverage from January 2008-present, with a 2-month delay. [About]
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - Information about dissertations published at U.S. and international universities. Full text is provided for all dissertations published from 1997-present. [About]
ProQuest Religion - Abstracts and some full text for articles from religion journals. [About]
ProQuest Research Library - Search the full collection of journals, magazines and newspapers for information on a broad range of general reference subjects. [About]
PsycARTICLES - Full text articles from 60 psychology journals. [About]
PsycCRITIQUES - Full text collection of psychology book reviews. [About]
PsycEXTRA - A gray literature database produced by the American Psychological Association (APA), and intended to be a companion database to PsycINFO. PsycEXTRA contains over 100,000 records for technical, annual and government reports, conference papers, newsletters, magazines, newspapers, consumer brochures in the areas of psychology and the behavioral sciences. [About]
PsycINFO - Extensive coverage of literature on psychology and related fields, dating back to 1887. [About]
PubMed - PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Note: this URL is customized to display APU's Full Text Finder button, which can be used to locate and request full text articles if they are not provided by PubMed. [About]

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Readers' Guide Full Text - Electronic version of the Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature. Provides citations, abstracts, and full text of articles from popular, general interest journals and magazines. [About]
Regional Business News - This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis. [About]
  Religious and Theological Abstracts - Summaries of articles appearing in scholarly journals in the fields of religion and theology. The database includes a wide variety of periodical literature, including Christian, Jewish, and other world religions. [About]
RILM - RILM (Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale) Abstracts of Music Literature contains records in over 100 languages. Entries include original-language titles, title translations in English, full bibliographic information, and abstracts in English, as well as author, journal, and in-depth subject indexes. [About]

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SAGE eReference - Searchable collection of scholarly dictionaries and encyclopedias from a variety of social science disciplines, including business, psychology, education, and sociology. [About]
Sage Journals Online - SAGE Journals Online is the delivery platform that provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. [About]
ScienceDirect - Electronic access to more than 800 peer-reviewed Elsevier journals covering the sciences, medicine, and social sciences. [About]
  Serials Directory - Publication and pricing information for journals, magazines, and newspapers. [About]
  Social Services Abstracts - Abstracts of articles focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. [About]
SocINDEX with Full Text - Abstracts and some full text of articles from journals in sociology and related fields. [About]
  Sociological Abstracts - Abstracts of articles on sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. [About]
SPORT Discus - Abstracts of articles on sports, physical education, kinesiology, occupational health & therapy and more. [About]
SpringerLink - Searchable collection of journals from multiple disciplines - sciences, linguistics, engineering, education, philosophy and more. [About]

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Teacher Reference Center - Indexes 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. [About]
TLG (Thesaurus Linguae Graecae) - This "Treasury of the Greek Language" is a digitized collection of most literary texts written in Greek from Homer to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453. Its goal is to create a comprehensive digital library of Greek literature from antiquity to the present era. [About]
Trip Database - Clinical search tool designed to allow health professionals to rapidly identify the highest quality clinical evidence for clinical practice. [About]

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Web of Knowledge - ISI Web of Knowledge includes access to Web of Science and MEDLINE, as well as ISI HighlyCited.com, BiologyBrowser, Index to Organism Names, in-cites, Science Watch, and Special Topics. [About]
  Web of Science - Contains multidisciplinary information from approximately 8,700 of the most prestigious, high impact research journals in the world. It includes access to the Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Index Chemicus, and Current Chemical Reactions. [About]
Wiley Full Collection - Gateway to Wiley Online Library journals. Only titles with an open lock icon are included in APU's subscription. [About]
  WorldCat - Search for books and media items in the collections of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide, including the collections of the APU Libraries. [About]
  WorldCat.org - User-friendly version of WorldCat. Use the "Libraries" tab on each item page to identify nearby libraries that own that title. [About]

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