Online Databases

Use the electronic databases to find articles in magazines and journals, government documents, transcripts from radio and television, etc. Use the general & multidisciplinary databases as good starting places for basic research or current issues.  For more information about our e-resources and databases, consult our ELECTRONIC DATABASES LibGUIDE.

You must use your ACES username to access the databases from off-campus. Use your BANNER number for your password.

Complete Alphabetical List of Databases and Descriptions 

General & Multidisciplinary Databases

Academic Onefile

Academic Search Complete

Access World News & SAEN  

Book Review Digest Plus

CredoReference Online

Encyclopedia Britannica Spanish Reference Center

Encyclopedia Britannica Online: Academic Edition

Essay & General Literature Index

Expanded Academic ASAP

Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia

Gale Virtual Reference Library

General OneFile

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center  

Home Improvement Reference Center 

Issues & Controversies on File

JSTOR

MasterFILE Premier

OCLC WorldCat (worldwide catalog, not full-text)

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Facts on File  

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

TOPICsearch

 

Databases by Subject

Biography

Business/Economics/Employment

Computer Science & Technology

Education

Electronic Books

Encyclopedias

Fine & Performing Arts

Health & Medicine

History/Geography

Literature

Math & Science

Newspapers

Philosophy & Religion

Political Science

Psychology

Public Speaking

Sociology

Texas

Online Periodical Directories

EBSCO Interfaces

 

Frequently Used Databases for Faculty

Academic Search Complete

ALAMO Library Online Catalog

American History in Video

Chronicle of Higher Education

CredoReference Online

EbscoHost EBooks

JSTOR

MLA Directory of Periodicals

OCLC World Cat

ERIC



Database Subject Disciplines

 

Biography

 

Business/Economics/Employment (*discipline core)

 

Computer Science & Technology (*discipline core)

 

Education (*discipline core)

 

Electronic Books

 

Encyclopedias

 

Fine & Performing Arts

 

Health/Medicine (*discipline core)

 

History/Geography (*discipline core)

 

Literature (*discipline core)

 

Math & Science (*discipline core)

 

Newspapers & Current Events

 

Philosophy & Religion (*discipline core)

 

Political Science

 

Psychology (*discipline core)

 

Public Speaking & Speech Communications

 

Sociology



Texas
 (*discipline core)

 

Online Periodical Directories

 

EBSCO Interfaces