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A - Z List of Electronic Journals

Use the A-Z list to locate journal articles, book reviews and other full-text holdings in our subscription databases.

Academic Search Complete (Ebsco)

Large multi-disciplinary database, of over 13,780 indexed and abstracted journals (9,000 full-text journals), with PDF content dating back as far as 1888.

ACLS Humanities Ebook Collection (HEB)

The American Council of Learned Societies Humanities Ebook Collection: 4700 titles in 40 humanities fields including religion, philosophy, linguistics, Jewish studies, history and literature.

American Doctoral Dissertations

This database contains close to 100,000 citations from dissertations from 1933-1955 but also includes growing current content contributed by American graduate degree-granting institutions.

ArticleFirst (FirstSearch)

Include keywords and phrases in the description—like religion or music—so users will understand what these databases contain.

ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials

Offered through EBSCO Host; requires your my.moody username and password. "ATLA Religion Database provides information on topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues. ATLA Religion Database contains more than 1.4 million bibliographic records and PDF and full text articles, covering the research literature of religion in over 60 languages. It includes more than 488,000 article citations from more than 1,500 journals (506 currently indexed), more than 215,000 essay citations from over 15,700 multi-author works, more than 446,000 book review citations. Coverage spans from 1949 to the present. This database is produced by the American Theological Library Association."

ATLA Serials (Alumni Access)

Provided as a special subscription for alumni from the American Theological Library Association, this database provides access for alumni to the full resources of the ATLA Religion Database, including full text access to the content of ATLA Serials.

Audiobook Collection

Downloadable Audiobooks from EBSCOhost. You must have a personalized account to download. Audiobooks are purchased by the library upon request. As of June 2017 we have 12 books in the Religion & Philosophy and Self-Help categories.

Biblical Archaeology Society Archives

Online access to Biblical Archaeology Review, with full-text browsing of issues starting in 1985.

Black Thought and Culture

1,303 sources with 1,210 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans.

Cambridge Journals

Access to subscribed journals from Cambridge Press. Subscribed journals include New Testament Studies and Scottish Journal of Theology. Cambridge Journals also includes many full text open-access resources.

Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology

Over 4,000 individual entries and more than 300 authors from over 30 countries writing on hymns of the Judaeo-Christian tradition from all the world's continents, regions and denominations.

CDRI (Cooperative Digital Resource Initiative)

A repository of digital resources contributed by member libraries of American Theological Library Association and the Association of Theological Schools.  Features digital images of woodcuts, photographs, slides, papyri, coins, maps, postcards, manuscripts, lithographs, art and icons. Coverage areas: architecture, art, iconography; ancient Near East; manuscripts, texts, sermons; missions; and world religion.

Child Development & Adolescent Studies (EBSCO)

Current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21. Includes all of the issues of Child Development Abstracts & Bibliography from 1927–2001, plus new coverage on child rights and welfare issues.

Christian Periodical Index (CPI)

The comprehensive electronic index to journal articles and book reviews from across the evangelical Christian perspective.

  • Indexes more than 160 publications
  • Covers major doctrinal positions within evangelical Christianity
  • Contains titles from a wide variety of disciplines that present a Christian viewpoint including science, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, history, sociology, nursing and education

Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle's website features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; articles published since September 1989; vibrant discussion forums; and career-building tools such as online CV management, salary databases and more.

ClasePeriodica

Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities.

Communication & Mass Media Complete

Provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media and provides an invaluable resource for students, researchers and educators interested in any and all aspects of communication and mass media.

Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.

Counseling and Therapy in Video

Counseling and Therapy in Video provides the largest and richest online collection of video available for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology and psychiatric counseling. The collection's wealth of video and multiplicity of perspectives allow students and scholars to see, experience and study counseling in ways never before possible. Over 700 hours of video are contained within the database.

Credo Online Reference Service

Over 600 titles with particular emphasis on encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases and reference handbooks. Includes 25 Religion titles, 21 Philosophy titles, 33 Psychology titles, 17 Language and Linguistic titles, 21 Sociology titles.

CultureGrams

Provides country reports covering 200+ countries, all 50 United States, and the Canadian provinces for research into the culture, background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.

Ebook Collection

Select full-text books drawn from subject including business, humanities and science.

Electronic Collections Online

An OCLC collection of scholarly journals covering a wide variety of subjects.

eLibrary

Full-text material of general reference interest in numerous media forms.

eLibrary Curriculum Edition

One of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries, searching across more than 2,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, reference books, and transcripts, and more than 7 million pictures, maps, weblinks, and audio/video clips. This ediction includes two distinct subject-based collections: ProQuest Learning: Literature, and ProQuest History Study Center.

Encyclopedia Britannica

Online version of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, a reference covering a wide variety of subject areas.

Encyclopedia of Evolution

A comprehensive guide to the essentials of evolutionary biology, these entries by leading experts survey essential concepts and theories, present methods, models and findings, and discuss both the history of the field and current controversies.

Encyclopedia of Religion

Lindsay Jones, ed. 2nd ed. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2005. 10735 pp. 15 vols.

Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

A collection of 450 articles from an International community of scholars. A comprehensive and critical synthesis of current knowledge about the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Global Road Warrior

A comprehensive country-by-country cultural database featuring in-depth information on 175+ countries. Designed for international studies, cross cultural studies, language studies, and studying abroad programs.

Government Publishing Office

The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) - the official, digital, secure resource for producing, procuring, cataloging, indexing, authenticating, disseminating, and preserving the official information products of the U.S. Government.

Great Lives & Events From History

Biographical information from the Ancient world to the 20th century. Offers worldwide coverage of important men and women in all areas of achievement.  Also includes Critical Insights for select literary works.

GREAT EVENTS FROM HISTORY: Ancient World; Middle Ages; Renaissance; 17th Century; 18th Century; 19th Century; 20th Century, 1901-1940; 20th Century, 1941-1970; 20th Century, 1971-2000; Modern Scandals

GREAT LIVES FROM HISTORY: Ancient World; Middle Ages; Renaissance; 17th Century; 18th Century; 19th Century; Twentieth Century

Greenwood Ebooks

Abortion: A Documentary and Reference Guide; Anti-Semitism: A History and Psychoanalysis of Contemporary Hatred; The Basics of Western Philosophy; Consistently Opposing Killing: From Abortion to Assisted Suicide, the Death Penalty, and War; Encyclopedia of Religious Revivals in America: Volumes 1 & 2; Essential Hinduism ; God in the Classroom: Religion and America's Public Schools; An Introduction to Judaic Thought and Rabbinic Literature; The Latter-Day Saint Experience in America; and The Protestant Experience in America.

Historical Statistics of the United States (Millennial Ed.)

Historical Statistics of the United States has long been the standard source for quantitative indicators of American history.

History Study Center

Historical reference material that spans from ancient times through today's current events. It includes over 40,000 documents showcasing historical events for a variety of users from high school students to history scholars.

ICPSR

The Inter-University Consortium for Political & Social Research (ICPSR) maintains a data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences. It hosts 16 specialized collections of data in education, aging, criminal justice, substance abuse, terrorism and other fields.

Index to Jewish Periodicals

Index to Jewish Periodicals is the definitive index on Jewish history, activity and thought. This database provides a comprehensive guide to English-language articles, book reviews, and feature stories in more than 230 journals devoted to Jewish affairs.

IPA Source

The goal of IPA Source is to promote the comprehension and accurate pronunciation of foreign language texts in art song and opera in order that the singer may imbue each syllable with the appropriate emotional content.

JSTOR

JSTOR maintains a trusted archive of important scholarly journals, and provides access to these journals as widely as possible. JSTOR offers researchers the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed and illustrated.

Learning Disabilities Directory

Over 6,000 helpful resources. Associations and programs, schools and testing materials, camps and summer programs included.

Literature Resource Center

The world’s most current, comprehensive and reliable online literature database. Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works and literary movements.

Loeb Classical Library

The only existing series of books which, through original text and English translation, gives access to 1400 years of Greek and Latin literature, philosophy, history, travel, oratory and mathematics.

Mango Languages

From Spanish to Swahili, English to Icelandic, and Shakespeare to Shanhainese. Includes Koine Greek (NT) and Biblical Hebrew (OT). Features film-based learning, and 17 ESL specialty courses.

MAS Ultra - School Edition

500 popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers. 150,000 biographies. Hundreds of reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia and the CIA World Fact Book).

MasterFILE Premier

1,600 magazines, 450 reference books, 73,000 primary source documents, 1,500,000 photos, maps and flags, PDF backfiles to 1917.

MEDLINE

Comprehensive coverage of the medicine, dentistry and nursing fields.

Michigan Electronic Library

Database Offered through the Michigan Electronic Library. Using MEL Databases on Campus requires no login. Off campus, you will be required to enter a valid Michigan driver's license number or state ID. "MeL databases contain full-text articles from magazines, journals and newspapers as well as digital books.

MLA International Bibliography

A subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. Over 66,000 books and articles added annually.

Music Online: Classical Scores Library

Classical Scores Library, Volumes I, II and III serve as an integral resource for music students and faculty, encompassing all major classical musical genres and time periods from medieval to contemporary, for the study and analysis of more than 45,000 musical scores.

Music-In-Print Online

Provides one place to look for most published music in both instrumental as well as choral collections.

Naxos Music Library

An online listening library containing over 130,000 CD's with over 1,950,000 tracks of music. Naxos Music Library represents the largest collection of "studied music."

New Testament Abstracts

New Testament Abstracts Online is a product of a partnership between ATLA and Boston College. The database contains more than 46,000 article abstracts, over 1,600 review abstracts, 17,000 book abstracts, and 61 software abstracts. Each year an additional 2,000 articles from more than 500 periodicals in numerous languages are selected for inclusion. In addition, approximately 900 current books are also summarized annually. Article coverage in the database dates back to 1985.

Newspaper Source

Cover-to-cover full text for over 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers and 315 regional (U.S.) newspapers, plus full-text television and radio news transcripts from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, and NPR.

OCLC FirstSearch

Access to 13 databases provided by the Illinois State Library. Click on the "Databases" tab to see the full list of available databases.

Old Testament Abstracts

Old Testament Abstracts is a product of a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Biblical Association. The database features indexing and abstracts for journal articles, monographs, multi-author works, and software related to Old Testament studies. Abstracts from over 450 journals are included. All abstracts are in English, regardless of the language of the original work. 

Topics covered include antiquities, archaeology, biblical theology, philology and much more. Coverage in the database dates back to 1978.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Contains more than 700 titles covering issues of ethical and political debate and controversy, including civil rights, substance use and abuse, and the environment. New full-text periodical and newspaper articles are added every day.

Oxford Biblical Studies Online

Oxford Biblical Studies Online provides a comprehensive resource for the study of the Bible and biblical history. The integration of authoritative scholarly texts and reference works with tools that provide ease of research into the background, context, and issues related to the Bible make Oxford Biblical Studies Online a valuable resource not only for college students, scholars, and clergy, but also anyone in need of an authoritative, ecumenical, and up-to-date resource.

Oxford English Dictionary

Covers words from across the English-speaking world. Offers etymological analysis and variant spellings.

Oxford Handbooks Online - Religion, Psychology and Linguistics

OHO brings together leading scholars to discuss research and the latest thinking in a discipline.  Go to Oxford Handbooks Online, and click Religion to access over 60 handbooks and over 2,200 articles. Click Psychology to access over 160 handbooks and over 5,200 articles.  Click Linguistics to access 39 books and over 1,400 articles.

Oxford Music Online (Grove Music Online)

Includes Grove Music Online, Oxford Dictionary of Music, and Oxford Companion to Music

Oxford Reference

Search 37 titles, including encyclopedias of the Bible, diverse Christianities, other religions, Church history, art and literature, to dictionaries of the Classics, philosophy, Africa, and the Caribbean.

Oxford Scholarship Online

Access to the full-text of over 10,000 academic works in 20 subject areas, covering the humanities, social sciences, medicine and law.

Oxford Very Short Introductions

Over 500 concise and original introductions to subjects in the disciplines of religion & philosophy, medicine & health, art & humanities, social science, science & mathematics, and law. Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume provides trenchant and provocative--yet always balanced and complete--discussions of the central issues in a given topic.

Past Masters

Full text online access to: Aquinas--Collected Works ; Augustine--Works ; John Calvin--Works and Correspondence ; Soren Kierkegaard--Journals and Papers ; John Knox--Works ; Martin Luther: Sermons ;  Niccolo Machiavelli--Works ;  Michel de Montaigne--Complete Works ; Montesquieu--Complete Works ; Plotinus--Enneads ; Thomas Reid--Edinburgh Edition ; Francisco Suárez--Opera Omnia (Latin) ; Chauncey Wright--Works and Correspondence

Primary Search

Access to more than 50 popular magazines for elementary school research.

Professional Development Collection

Access to over 500 highly specialized journals for professional educators.

ProQuest e-Book Central (CARLI Collection)

The Illinois CARLI consortium provides access to over 3,800 academic e-book titles available through ProQuest. Books can be read online or downloaded for offline reading at a later time.

ProQuest Learning: Literature

Provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. It also includes secondary sources such as author biographies and multimedia, as well as literary criticisms, essays, reviews, and interviews drawn from more than 100 full-text literary magazines and journals.

ProQuest Research Library

Designed to cover the top 150 core academic subject reference areas, as well as provide hundreds of general interest periodicals from around the world. Full-text material of general reference interest in numerous media forms.

PsycARTICLES

PsycARTICLES, from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The database contains more than 100,000 articles from 59 journals—48 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to present.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection

Access to more than 560 full-text journals, including Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience, European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, European Journal of Neuroscience, International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice, International Review of Psychiatry, Journal of Clinical & Experimental Neuropsychology, Journal of Mental Health, Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience, Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology and many more.

This database also provides particularly strong coverage in child and adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling.

PsycINFO

PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), contains nearly 2.3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s. Ninety-seven percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. Journal coverage, which spans 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 2,100 periodicals in more than 25 languages.

PsycTESTS

Updated monthly, this repository for ready-to-use tests and measures from the APA features instruments that are relevant to psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, business, social work and more.

International in scope, this resource provides access to thousands of actual test instruments, most of which are available for immediate download and use in teaching and research. PsycTESTS is an authoritative source of structured information about tests of interest to a variety of fields, and while focused on contemporary instances of test use, has coverage that spans more than a century.

PsycTESTS Includes: Tests that were originally developed for research and were not made commercially available; A growing selection of multilingual test instruments; Information about select tests that are available from commercial test publishers.

Religious and Theological Abstracts

This database offers objective summaries of articles from a wide range of religious, biblical and theological journals.

Research in Ministry (RIM)

Research in Ministry (RIM) indexes and abstracts projects and theses from over 100 Doctor of Ministry (DMin), Doctor of Missiology (DMiss) and Doctor of Educational Ministry (DEdMin) programs accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS)RIM is a searchable database with entries for authors, titles, thesis/project advisors, schools, and ATLA subject headings.

Responsa Project

The Global Jewish Database (the Responsa Project) contains the world's largest electronic collection of Jewish texts in Hebrew ever recorded, which embody thousands of years of Jewish learning.

Routledge Handbooks Online - Religion 2015

Comprehensive overviews of major world religions, key religious texts, inter-religious relations, important religious concepts and religions in historical and geographical context.

Sage E-Journal 2007 Deep Backfile Collection

Research tools, journal alerts, and online journal access information. Includes pay-per-view and free access.

SAGE Reference (CARLI Collection)

Full text access to 63 reference texts published between 2003 - 2007 provided through membership in the CARLI consortium.

Salem Literature

Collection of Salem Press Titles: 

  • Critical Insights: Flannery O'Connor
  • Critical Insights: Pride & Prejudice
  • Critical Insights: The Metamorphosis
  • Great Events from History (10 volumes)
  • Great Lives from History (7 volumes)

SIRS Discoverer

A multidisciplinary database specifically designed for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas such as current events, history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology.

Springer e-Books (CARLI Collection)

Providing previews of over 10 million scholarly resources, Springer also includes access to over 2,100 medical and science full text e-books purchased for the CARLI consortium.

Teacher Reference Center

Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts of 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN)

The Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN) is a library of over 10,000 theological thesis/dissertation titles representing research from as many as 70 different institutions.

TREN also makes available conference papers presented at annual meetings of several academic societies. Here are a few of our conference paper sources: 

  •  Evangelical Theological Society (1,129 papers) 
  •  American Society of Church History (150 papers) 
  •  Society for Pentecostal Studies (75 papers) 
  •  North American Patristic Society (20 papers) 
  •  American Catholic Historical Association (14 papers)

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)

Digitized texts written in Greek from Homer (8 c. B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453 and beyond. The goal of TLG is to create a comprehensive digital library of Greek literature from antiquity to the present era. TLG research activities combine the traditional methodologies of philological and literary study with the most advanced features of information technology. Users will need to create an individual account before accessing the full corpus of TLG titles.

Transparent Language Online

Features 100+ languages, from Afrikaans to Zulu, and 25 ESL courses, covering all four language skills (listen, speak, read, write). Works on Android and I-phone devices, iPads, tablets, etc. Users will need to create an individual account in order to access language lessons.

Women and Social Movements in the United States

The collection currently includes 116 document projects and archives with 4,700 documents and more than 160,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by more than 2,450 primary authors.

Worldcat

Worldcat provides access to a worldwide index of books, journals, web resources and other material cataloged by OCLC libraries worldwide. It is a great resource for discovering where you can find the resources (books, etc.) you are looking to use.

WorldCat Dissertations Basic Search

Fast and convenient access to the dissertations and theses available in OCLC member libraries. Many are available electronically, at no charge, directly from the publishing institution. Over 8 million records.

WorshipLibrary

WorshipLibrary includes the full text of the Gold Medallion Award winning The Complete Library of Christian Worship, originally compiled and edited by Robert E. Webber, Th.D. In addition, over 600 contributing editors and writers are constantly expanding this collection with new texts and publications.

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