Below is a list of all subscribed databases and other online resources available to the Arcadia community. Access is available worldwide through the links below with your MyArcadia login credentials - you don't need to log in at the resource. For best results, use Chrome or Firefox.
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Academic Search Ultimate Robust bibliographic database with over 10,000 active full-text journals and magazines, over 9,000 active full-text peer-reviewed journals, and over 6,500 active full-text peer-reviewed journals with no embargo, in subjects including Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Psychology, Religion, Philosophy, Science, and Technology.
Academic Video Online Includes a variety of video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, feature films, performances, news programs and newsreels, demonstrations, and raw footage across thousands of videos.
AccessMedicine Medical textbooks, including Harrison’s Online, Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, and Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine. Also includes patient education handouts.
American Chemical Society Journals The American Chemical Society is the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences, serving scientific communities worldwide through an unparalleled commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation.
AMA Manual of Style A must-have guide for anyone involved in medical and scientific publishing.
Anatomy.TV Anatomy.TV by Primal Pictures covers a full range of interactive and accurate 3D models of human anatomy online, with specialized resources on various clinical areas and body systems.
Annual Reviews Annual Reviews has offered comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 15 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences. Annual Reviews provides the worldwide scientific community with a useful and intelligent synthesis of the primary research literature for a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines. A good place to start for a thorough overview of a topic that can lead to further citations.
AnthroSource Journals published by the American Anthropological Association.
Art Index Citations and abstracts for 680 art journals, more than 14,000 art dissertations, and more than 215,000 art reproductions.
Art Index Retrospective Citation index of historical literature on a variety of art topics from the years 1929 to 1984, chronicling over half a century of art literature, it covers fine, decorative, and commercial art.
ARTstor More than 2 million high-quality images for education and research from a wide variety of contributors around the world.
Biomedical Reference Collection Contains over 4,000 full-text journals covering a variety of disciplines ranging from biomedicine and health sciences to the health care system and pre-clinical sciences.
Books@Ovid More than 200 premium books published by LWW in medicine, nursing, and health sciences that have been designated as Doody’s Core Titles™ by healthcare professionals and medical librarians
Business Source Complete More than 2,250 active full-text journals and magazines, more than 1,330 active full-text peer-reviewed journals, and nearly 800 active full-text peer-reviewed journals with no embargo
Chicago Manual of Style Find it. Write it. Cite it. The Chicago Manual of Style Online is the venerable, time-tested guide to style, usage, and grammar in an accessible online format.
ClinicalKey This resource for healthcare professionals has over 650 journals and over 1,100 medical reference books. Also includes instructional videos, practice guidelines, medical images, and abstracts from the MEDLINE database.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews The database contains reviews in human health care and health policy prepared, maintained and updated by Collaborative Review Groups, as well as background, methods, objectives and expected date of completion for review currently being prepared.
DARE (Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects) Focused primarily on systematic reviews that evaluate the effects of health care interventions and the delivery and organization of health services. The database also includes reviews of the wider determinants of health such as housing, transport, and social care where these impact directly on health, or have the potential to impact on health.
DOAJ The Directory of Open Access Journals consists of over 9,000 freely available, scholarly journals in all subjects.
EBM Reviews Evidence-based medicine (EBM) reviews of articles on many topics. This resource searches multiple sources simultaneously:
Grove Art Online (Oxford Art Online) Foremost scholarly art encyclopedia, covering both Western and non-Western art. It contains over 45,000 articles visual arts, over 21,000 bibliographies, and thousands of images.
Newspaper Source Plus Full text for more than 1,200 newspapers, more than 40 news magazines, news from more than 130 newswires, more than 74 million full-text articles, and more than 1.7 million television and radio news transcripts.
OmniFile Full-Text Mega Covers several core subjects, featuring full-text articles from more than 3,000 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed. Additional coverage includes graphical content, podcasts, foreign language article translations, and downloadable mp3 and article read alouds.
Ovid The primary platform for searching numerous health science databases, including the following (See elsewhere on this page for details of each.):
PsycBOOKS Over 60,000 book chapters and over 4,000 peer-reviewed books from the APA, and 1,500 authored entries from the Encyclopedia of Psychology.
PsycINFO World's largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health, produced by the American Psychological Association.
Psychotherapy.net Collection Includes more than 150 in-depth training videos from one of the counseling professions’ most respected video providers. All Psychotherapy.net titles are created by and for psychotherapists and provide reliable, detailed instructions for serving diverse populations and therapeutic issues.
PubMed A service of the National Library of Medicine includes over 14 million citations for biomedical articles dating back to the 1950s. These citations are from MEDLINE and additional life science journals, including links to many sites providing full-text articles and other related resources.
Sage Premier Over 800 journals published by Sage., including journals in international relations, education, sociology, business, and more.
ScienceDirect Scholarly articles from over 8,000 scientific, technical, and medical journals.
SciFinder The premier source for Chemistry – search journal articles from Chemical Abstracts, the CAS Registry of chemical substances, patents, and chemical reactions.
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Sociology Source Ultimate Features more than 1,000 active full-text journals and magazines and more than 1,000 active full-text peer-reviewed journals, covering Deviant behavior, Discrimination, Economic development, Family relationships, Gender identity, Migration, Population growth, poverty and wealth, Religious faith and Social Movements.
Sociological Abstracts Citation database of international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral fields. Includes citations to articles from 1,800 journal, as well as dissertations, conference papers, and book chapters.
US Major Dailies US Major Dailies provides access to the five most respected US national and regional newspapers, including The New York Times and Washington Post, co-exclusive access to The Wall Street Journal, and exclusive access to Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune.
Web of Science The premier database for literature searches in many fields. Includes citations and abstractions from tens of thousands of journals. Includes:
Westlaw Campus Research Comprehensive database of resources for researching U.S. Law. Includes primary sources including case law, statutes, and regulations at the federal and state levels as well as secondary sources e.g. American Law Reports, American Jurisprudence, and over 800 law reviews.
Wiley Online Library Wiley offers an exceptional portfolio of over 1,600 journals covering the full spectrum of life, health and physical sciences, social science and the humanities, and include many titles ranked at the forefront of their field.
WorldCat Contains over 54 million records from over 10,000 libraries, for books and other materials found in libraries across the U.S. and worldwide.