APU Library Database Changes

Posted: February 2, 2011

 The following databases have been ADDED to the APU Libraries' collection:

  • 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]
  • National Newspaper Abstracts - Abstracts and some full text from local and regional newspapers. [About]

The following databases have new URLs and a new interface:

The following databases have been DELETED from the APU Libraries' collection:

  • AHSearch
  • Alternative Press Index
  • Alternative Press Index Archive
  • Business and Industry
  • Business Management
  • Contemporary Women's Issues
  • Disclosure Corporate Snapshots
  • EconLit
  • PsycFIRST
  • Worldscope
  • Digital Dissertations
  • Communication Abstracts
  • DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index
  • Illustrata: Technology Index
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
  • StatUSA

The following databases WILL BE DELETED from the APU Libraries' Collections:

  • Biology Digest (Access ends 6/30/2011)
  • Books in Print (Access ends 6/30/2011)
  • Business Dateline (Access ends 2/28/2011)
  • Dissertation Abstracts (Access ends 2/28/2011)
  • GEOBASE (Access ends 6/30/2011)
  • Newspaper Abstracts (Access ends 2/28/2011)
  • Periodical Abstracts (Access ends 2/28/2011)
  • SIRS Researcher (Access ends 6/30/2011)

For more information on the new ProQuest interface, please see the ProQuest website.

For more information about added, changed, or deleted databases, please contact Kimberley Stephenson.