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Find electronic and print journals that are available at the Wilson College Library.

Subject Databases

Business & Accounting

Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete
is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.

LexisNexis Business  
Contains news, company information and directories, and accounting literature.


Professional Development Collection
Professional Development Collection, designed for professional educators, provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 600 full text journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This is the most comprehensive and most valuable collection of full text education journals in the world.

ERIC: Education Resources Information Center (through OCLC FirstSearch)
ERIC (through EBSCO)
ERIC (on the Web; provided by the U. S. Department of Education.)
Database of education citations, abstracts and full-text documents for journal and non-journal education literature. 

Teacher Reference Center (TRC)
This index of over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books is now via the EBSCOhost platform. This database provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.

Exercise & Sport Science

Latin American Studies

Clase and Periodica
Provides citations and full-text articles from Latin American journals in the social sciences, humanities, science and technology.


MLA International Bibliography  
A bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations produced by the Modern Language Association.  Dates back to the 1920s.

Contemporary Authors Online
Contemporary Authors Online offers continuous access to current biographical and bibliographical data on more than 120,000 modern authors. The database is updated annually with approximately 3,000 new entries and 1,000 full-entry updates on established and new authors.

Math and Computer Science

Scientific Literature Digital Library and Search Engine.  Focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science. Includes full-text for many articles.

Political Science and Law

LexisNexis Legal Research
Access legal news and reviews, case law, codes, patent research, and international legal information.

Provides full-text legislative information beginning with the 104th Congress (1995/96). It includes congressional bills, public laws, roll call votes, the Congressional Record, committee reports and information on the legislative process. Searching is by word or phrase, bill number, stage of legislative process, or public law number. Note: Free access to this database is provided by the Library of Congress.


Psychology & Behavioral Sciences
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. This is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.

The PsycINFO , database, American Psychological Association’s (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 3 million records and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s with one of the highest DOI matching rates in the publishing industry. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages. 


Religion & Philosophy Collection
Religion & Philosophy Collection™
provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. With more more than 300 full text journals, the Religion & Philosophy Collection is an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies. 


Search for citations and abstracts on agricultural topics as well as a variety of related fields, including veterinary, plant, and environmental sciences.

Annual Reviews
Annual Reviews publications are among the most highly cited in the scientific literature. Topics include Psychology, Biology, Biochemistry and Sociology. 

Includes a broad selection of the full-text, peer-reviewed journals and bulletins published by American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) member societies and other closely related organizations.

Environment Complete
Environment Complete
contains more than 2.4 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles) as well as more than 190 monographs. The database also contains full text for more than 920 journals.

Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.  Includes scholarly, government, and general-interest titles.  This multidisciplinary database draw on connections between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology.  Topics include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.  Contains abstracts as well as full-text for select articles.

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)
is a new, authoritative online resource that focuses on the academic study of sustainability and the environment.

HighWire Press
An archive of free full-text science articles.

LexisNexis Medical  
Search for medical news, articles, and abstracts.

Medline  (through OCLC FirstSearch)
Medline (through EBSCO)
Provides citations to articles in areas of biomedicine including areas of allied health, biological sciences and physical sciences.

Search for biomedical abstracts from Medline and additional life science journals.

PubMed Central
Search biomedical and life sciences journals for citations and some full-text articles.  Includes some citations that are not available in Medline.

Science Direct
Science Direct contains over 2,500 journals in a wide range of Science disciplines. Access to articles is restricted to abstract only for most journals. Please contact a librarian for more information on obtaining full articles. searches over 42 databases and over 2000 selected websites from 14 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results.

Science In Context
From earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography, this revolutionary, this curriculum-oriented online experience is designed to boost achievement for students and researchers. Science in Context delivers integrated content through 150+ comprehensive reference sets from Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Chemical Elements, Science in Dispute and Macmillan Science Library, as well as:

  • More than 22,000 topic overviews
  • 7,000 biographies
  • 1.5 million periodical articles from noted publications like Science Weekly, Science News and The Science Teacher
  • 16,000 images and videos
  • 170+ detailed experiments
  • 8,100 biographies
  • Two dictionarie
Online Source for Veterinary information. Contains online versions of Veterinary Technician Magazine and Veterinary Forum. Website is free but requires registration to access all the content. is a global science gateway comprised of national and international scientific databases and portals. accelerates scientific discovery and progress by providing one-stop searching of databases from around the world. (Multilingual WorldWideScience.orgBETA provides real-time searching and translation of globally-dispersed multilingual scientific literature.


SocINDEX with Full Text
offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study. These include abortion, criminology & criminal justice, demography, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, political sociology, religion, rural & urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history, sociological research, sociological theory, substance abuse & other addictions, violence and many others.

Women's Studies International
Women’s Studies International, produced by NISC, covers the core disciplines in Women’s Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Coverage includes more than 871,000 records and spans from 1972 and earlier to present. This database supports curriculum development in the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education. Over 2,000 periodical sources are represented.