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Academic OneFile

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A multidisciplinary database with more than 14,000 titles, including more than 9,000 peer-reviewed journals and more than 6,000 in full text.


Academic Search Premier

A leading, multidisciplinary database covering over 13,800 journals, including more than 12,200 peer-reviewed journals — 4,000 of which are in full text — along with 60,000 videos from the Associated Press from 1930 to the present on various topics, events, and famous people.


Christian Periodical Index Full-Text Journals and Magazines

The Association of Christian Librarians maintains this list of links to some full text of journals and magazines of interest to evangelicals. The individual titles may be searched through Google Scholar’s Advanced Scholar Search feature. To access that feature, click on the downward arrow at the end of the search box in Google Scholar; then enter the title of the journal or magazine that you want to search in the “Return articles published in” box; and then enter your search terms in the other box(es) under “Find articles.”


Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.


eBook Academic Collection

EBSCO’s eBook Academic Collection contains almost 170,000 eBooks from major academic publishers on a wide range of subjects.


eBook Collection

EBSCO’s eBooks database houses about 20,000 eBooks owned by the ACU Library. These eBooks are also available through the library’s online catalog.


General OneFile

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Provides general interest periodical and news information from magazines, newspapers, reference books and multi-media sources on the humanities, education, environmental issues, technology, health care, politics and more.


Global Issues in Context

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Features hundreds of country portals for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health and cultural issues.



GreenFILE covers the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology. This database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 850,000 records and open access full text for nearly 13,000 records.


InfoTrac Newsstand

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Provides access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world.



JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. Search JSTOR for past issues of important journals. The ACU Library subscribes to the following full-text JSTOR collections: Arts & Sciences I, Arts & Sciences II, and Religion & Theology.


Opposing Viewpoints in Context

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Coverage in this database includes current social issues, from offshore drilling to climate change, health care to immigration. This database includes over more than 14,000 pro/con viewpoint essays, 5,000 topic overviews, more than 300 primary source documents, 300 biographies of social activists and reformers, more than 775 court-case overviews, 5 million periodical articles and nearly 6,000 statistical tables, charts and graphs.

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