Article Databases

PsycARTICLES Key site [UCSD Only]
1894-present. A database of full-text articles from more than 70 journals published by the American Psychological Assoc., the APA Educational Pub. Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Assoc. and Hogrefe & Huber.

Psychology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection Key site [UCSD Only]
1941-present. Provides full text of over 30 journals published by SAGE and participating societies. Articles are indexed in PsycINFO.

PsycINFO Key site [UCSD Only]
1806-present. From the American Psychological Association. Provides access to scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences. Includes jrnl articles, books, chapters, and dissertations. Over 2,400 jrnl titles indexed.

PubMED (MEDLINE) Key site
1953-present. MEDLINE and genetics databases from the National Library of Medicine. Now offers e-mail alerting and RSS feeds! Choose Abstract display to see UC E-Links icons for linking to full text and ordering interlibrary loans.

Web of Knowledge Key site [UCSD Only]
1900-present. Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Science Citation Index. Major database indexes 10,000+ journals in the sciences, social sciences, arts, & humanities, as well as conference proceedings.

ArticleFirst [UCSD Only]
1990-present. Citations from the table of contents pages of over 11,000 journals in the areas of science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture.

BIOSIS Previews [UCSD Only]
1926-present. BIOSIS Previews is the largest database covering the literature of the biological sciences. Covers journals as well as (selectively) books, conferences and patents.

CMCHResearch: Center on Media and Child Health
Lists and describes publications on the effect of media exposure on childrens' physical and mental health.

Education Full Text [UCSD Only]
Indexing 1983-present, Abstracting 1994-present, and "select" Full-text 1996-present. Covers all aspects of education including adult, arts, athletics, elementary, secondary, higher, vocational, and more.

Education Index Retro [UCSD Only]
1929-1983. Education Index Retrospective indexes over 500 English-language periodicals. Covers all aspects of education.

Educational research abstracts online (ERA) [UCSD Only]
1995- Covers current international research in education. Includes the following abstracting journals: Educational management abstracts, Educational technology abstracts, Multicultural education abstracts, Research into higher education abstracts.

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) [UCSD Only]
1966-present. Education Resources Information Center is a database sponsored by the U.S. Dept of Education to provide access to educational-related literature. Includes citations and abstracts to journal articles (EJ) and documents (ED) in education.

FRANCIS (International Humanities and Social Studies) [UCSD Only]
International index to journal articles published from 1984 to present in the humanities and social sciences, with special strength in religion, anthropology, history of art, literature, economics.

Google Scholar
Search for scholarly publications across disciplines & sources: articles, theses, books, and more, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities etc. Use Scholar Preferences option for UC-eLinks.

Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HAPI) [UCSD Only]
Information on measurement instruments such as questionnaires, checklists, rating scales, and other measures in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. Please click Logoff when done.

Journal Citation Reports (JCR) [UCSD Only]
2007-. Statistical data on relative importance of more than 1700 social science journals and over 5900 in science and technology. Journals are evaluated on impact factor, immediacy of content, article counts, cited half life & source data.
Microfiche Science edition (1998-2007) in Biomedical Library
Microfiche Social Science edition (1998-2007) in SSHL Reference

LexisNexis Academic [UCSD Only]
Thousands of full-text sources including newspapers, wires, transcripts, newsletters, magazines, trade journals; also industry news, company information, law reviews, court decisions. Coverage dates vary.

LGBT Life [UCSD Only]
A resource for literature regarding gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender issues. Contains indexing and abstracts for more than 120 GLBT-specific core periodicals.

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA [UCSD Only]
LLBA is the principal index to scholarly publications in the field of linguistics, including journal articles, monographs, conference papers, dissertations, book reviews, etc.

Periodicals Archive Online [UCSD Only]
1665-2000. Full text of 1.4 million articles from 450 North American and European journals in arts, humanities, social sciences. 20 percent non-English.

Periodicals Index Online [UCSD Only]
1665-1995. Index to 16 million articles from 4,700 North American and European scholarly journals in arts, humanities, social sciences; 30 percent non-English language.

Readers' Guide Retrospective [UCSD Only]
1890-1982. Online version of Reader's Guide to Periodicals, index to general-interest U.S. magazines during the 20th Century.

Social Sciences Full Text [UCSD Only]
Indexes and provides abstracts of articles published since 1983 in over 700 social sciences journals, with full text provided for most articles published from 1994+. See long description for subjects covered.

Sociological Abstracts [UCSD Only]
1963-present. Abstracts journal articles, monographs, dissertations, conference proceedings, other research covering sociology, social work, and related social sciences. Also includes selected web resources.

ticTOCs Journal Tables of Contents Service
View latest Table of Contents (TOCs) from scholarly journals. Service is free. Includes over 12,000 scholarly journal TOCs from over 400 publishers. Link to full text of articles (where institutional or personal subscription allows) Set up account to view future TOCs.