A database, used in the library to find information, is a searchable collection of published sources. On this page, we are looking at databases that contain articles published in journals, magazines, and newspapers. Some databases contain information about many different topics, such as Academic Search Ultimate, and others contain information about specific topics, such as PsycINFO (psychology) and Business Source Ultimate (business).
The Undergraduate Library's Find Articles Guide is a great starting point to start your search for articles.
To find out more about the benefits to using a library database, check out the Undergraduate Library's Compare Databases and Search Engines page.
Academic Search Ultimate is a great starting point for finding articles on many topics and subject areas. Follow the steps below to search this database. Please note that if you are off-campus, you will be asked to enter your NetID and password to login.
The Find Articles Guide provides a list of additional databases to search. The information found in these databases will be more focused on specific subjects: