Journals & Databases

Use of the following resources is restricted to current students, faculty, and staff of Florida Southern College. While most electronic journals and databases are accessible from on campus without a password, off-campus access requires a portal ID and password. Portal credentials are administered by Information Services. For questions about or assistance with your portal ID and password, please contact the Rinker Technology Center help desk at 863.616.6426.

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Search the Publication Finder to locate specific journals in databases.

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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
ABI/INFORM Complete
ProQuest articles, company profiles, trade journals & The Wall Street Journal.
Database Business, Economics, Accounting, Marketing
ACM Digital Library
Computer science journals, magazines, newsletters, & conference proceedings from the Association for Computing Machinery.
Database Computer Science
Academic OneFile
Gale database with searchable journals on many general academic subjects.
Articles All
Academic Search Complete
EBSCO searchable journals on wide-ranging subjects.
Articles All
Agricola
USDA National Agricultural Library with book citations & journal articles.
Articles Horticulture
American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Collections Full-text AAS historic resources, including magazines & journals. Articles Agriculture, Applied Science & Technology, Art & Literature, Business, Education, History, Music, Religion, Women’s Studies
American Chemical Society (ACS) Academic Core+
Current and archived journals & online ACS Style Guide.
Articles Chemistry
American Fiction, 1774-1920
Prose fiction written by Americans from colonial times to the early 20th century, including more than 17,700 books.
E-books Literature
Annual Reviews
Journals with reviews of primary research literature.
Articles Education, Business, Economics, Nursing, Science
ArchiveGrid
Searchable directory of worldwide archives.
Directory Archives
Archives Unbound
Searchable wide-ranging historic & primary sources.
Primary resources
& historic texts
History, English, Communication, Military Science, Political Science
Art Full Text
EBSCO/H.W. Wilson art journals with color images.
Articles Art, Art History
Art Index Retrospective
Index of art journals from 1929-1984.
Journal Finder Art, Art History
Artstor
Art images, provenance, blog, collection descriptions, & news. Create account for more features.
Image Database Art, Art History, English, History
arXiv
Open access research articles published by Cornell University. Use Advanced Search to narrow research field.
Articles Computer Science, Math, Biology, Finance
Associated Press Collections Online
AP news features, news in pictures, Style Book, papers, directories, & more.
Primary resources Communication
ATLA Religion Database
EBSCO religion & theology journals. Use Scriptures for specific book chapters in The Bible.
Articles Religion, Philosophy, English
Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection
Streaming theatrical audio clips produced exclusively for radio by L.A. Theatre Works. Searchable by playwright, director, genre, & more.
Streaming audio English, Theatre Arts
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
BioOne
Biological, ecological, & environmental science journals.
Articles Biology, Horticulture, Marine Biology
BNA Tax and Accounting Center
Comprehensive array of analysis, news, primary sources, and practice tools covering federal, international, and state tax issues and financial accounting.
Database Accounting
Book Review Digest Plus Book Reviews English, Education, Business, Communication
British Literary Manuscripts Online
Medieval & Renaissance manuscripts, related literary works (1120-1660), & resources produced from c1660-1900.
Primary resources
& historic texts
English, Religion, History
Business Insights: Essentials
Gale database of articles, industry & company histories, profiles, & news; SWOT, market share, & financial reports.
Database Business, Economics, Accounting, Marketing
Business Source Complete
EBSCO articles, company profiles, SWOT analyses, trade publications, images, & videos.
Database Business, Economics, Accounting, Marketing
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Cabell’s Business Directory
Academic publishing directory of journals in business, including accounting, economics & finance, management, & marketing. Includes calls for papers.
Directory Business
CAMIO
OCLC gallery of art images searchable by medium, location, & topic.
Image Database Art, Art History, English, History
CareNotes System
Best practices for treatment of diseases, conditions, injuries, lab titles, & conversion calculator.
Database Nursing
The Chronicle of Higher Education
News & information for college and university faculty, staff, & administrators.
Articles Faculty
Chronicling America
Search America’s historic newspaper pages from 1836-1922.
Newspapers All
CINAHL Complete
EBSCO searchable journals on nursing & allied health. Includes evidence-based care sheets and referenced quick lessons.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science, Athletic Training
Clase Periodica
OCLC catalog of Latin American journals in the sciences & humanities.
Citations Modern Languages
Cochrane Library
Medical systematic reviews, protocols, podcasts, Journal Club, economic evaluations, & more.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science, Athletic Training
Communication & Mass Media Complete
EBSCO searchable journals on advertising, education, media, linguistics, & rhetoric.
Articles Communication, Education, English
Communications & Mass Media Collection
Gale database of academic journals & magazines focusing on all aspects of communications, including advertising & public relations, literature & writing, linguistics, & more.
Articles Communication, English
CQ Researcher
Pro-con database on current topics.
Articles All
Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture, 1790-1920
Over two million pages from manuscripts, books, broadsheets, and periodicals related to crime, its solutions, and the popular response.
Primary resources
& historic texts
Criminology, Sociology
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)
Access to cultural material from libraries, archives, & museums from around the world.
Images, Maps, Primary Resources All
Digital Theatre Plus
Plays & productions from the BBC, Royal Shakespeare Company, Broadway Digital Archive, Royal Opera House, & more.
Plays, Criticism English, Theatre
Directory of Open Access Journals
Peer-reviewed open access journals.
Journal Finder All
DiscoveRoux
Partial search of most Roux Library content.
Database All
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
eBooks on EBSCOhost
EBSCO searchable database of all subjects, including children's literature & fiction.
E-books All
Ebrary (ProQuest Ebook Central)
ProQuest searchable database of all subjects.
E-books All
EBSCOhost Web
Simultaneously search all EBSCO databases.
Database All
Education Source
EBSCO searchable journals on education, including H.W. Wilson full text articles dating back to 1929. Includes journals list, author profiles, & an education thesaurus.
Articles Education, Psychology
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Eighteenth century primary sources originating from England.
Primary resources
& historic texts
English, History, Art, Art History, Political Science, Religion
E-Journals Full Text
Consolidated access to e-journal and e-book content from BioOne, SAGE Journals, ScienceDirect, SpringerLink, Taylor & Francis, the Wiley Online Library, and e-journals Roux Library provides through standalone subscriptions.
Articles All
Electronic Theses & Dissertations Center
Nearly 50,000 full-text theses & dissertations from OhioLINK.
Catalog All
ERIC
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) searchable by audience, education level, & more.
Articles Education
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Films on Demand
Documentaries, performances, & interviews.
Streaming Video All
Florida Digital Newspaper Library
Historic Florida military & ethnic newspapers.
Newspapers History, English, Communication, Military Science, Political Science
Florida Electronic Library
Multiple databases free to Florida residents.
Database All
Florida Memory Project
Photographs, video, & audio material.
Archives History, English, Communication
Florida on Florida
Photographs, maps, books, & manuscripts from the Florida Electronic Library.
Archives History, English, Communication
Florida’s Historical Newspapers
Six Florida newspapers from 1823-1928.
Newspapers History, English, Communication
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
Collection of searchable reference books on a variety of academic subjects.
E-books All
Global Road Warrior
In-depth information on countries.
Database All, Faculty
Google Scholar
Click Settings & then Library Links to identify results held at Roux Library.
Database All
Government Publishing Office (GPO)
Government books, manuals, & documents.
Citations All
GreenFILE
EBSCO articles, reports, essays, & books on environmental policies & issues.
Citations Biology, Horticulture, Marine Biology
Grove Music Online
Biographies, dictionaries, glossaries, & audio clips.
Database Music, English, Dance, Theatre
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Health Reference Center Academic
Gale database of journals & magazines that cover medicine, health, & fitness.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science
Health Source: Consumer Edition
EBSCO searchable articles from popular health magazines.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
EBSCO searchable articles in health journals.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science
Hoover’s Company Profiles
Company profiles, industry reports, trade publications, & more.
Database Business, Economics, Accounting, Marketing
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
IBISWorld
Industry & market analysis, reports, research, statistics, & trends. Searchable by name or NAICS code.
Database Accounting, Business, Communication, Economics, Marketing
Illustrated London News Historical Archive
International newspaper coverage from 1842 to 2003, including high resolution images. Searchable by year, category, section, & more.
Newspapers History, English, Communication, Military Science, Political Science
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text
EBSCO searchable journals on theatre, dance, acting, film, & digital media.
Database Theater, Dance, English, Exercise Science
J
Title and Description Content Subject(s)
JSTOR
Searchable books, articles, & primary sources for wide-ranging topics.
Articles History, Political Science, English, Art, Art History, Psychology, Religion
L
Title and Description Content Subject(s)
LexisNexis Academic (Now Nexis Uni)
Company profiles, industry reports, trade publications, newspapers, federal & state legal cases, & more.
Database All
Liberty Magazine, 1924-1950
Illustrated magazine chronicling world events & their impact on everyday life in America.
Articles History, Popular Culture
Library Music Source
Searchable sheet music by composer & instrument.
Music Music, Dance, Theatre, English
LISTA
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts.
Articles Library Science, Education
Literary Reference Center Plus
EBSCO searchable literary journals. Helpful features include Browse Authors, Browse Works, Glossary, and Encyclopedia.
Database English
Literature Criticism Online
Searchable articles in journals on literary criticism. Browse by author, work, or topic.
Articles English
Loeb Classical Library
Greek and Latin classical texts including epic and lyric poetry, tragedy and comedy, history, travel, philosophy, and oratory.
Database English, History, Philosophy, Religion
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
The Making of the Modern World
Searchable primary source books, pamphlets, & other resources from 1450-1850.
Primary resources
& historic texts
English, History, Art, Art History, Political Science, Religion
MathSciNet
American Mathematical Society searchable journals, reviews, abstracts, & tutorials. Search here using the AMS interface.
Citations Mathematics, Computer Science, Chemistry
MEDLINE Complete
EBSCO searchable wide-ranging journals on medicine.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science, Athletic Training
Mergent Online Premium
Detailed company reports, including competitors, company comparisons, filings, financial statements, news, pricing, trends, & more.
Database Accounting, Business, Economics, Marketing
Micromedex
Clinical patient care database of drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, & alternative medicine.
Database Nursing, Exercise Science
MLA International Bibliography
Searchable articles from journals on literary criticism, language, & linguistics.
Articles English, Modern Languages
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Naxos Music Library
Streaming audio searchable by genre & composer. Includes glossary & children’s music. Five simultaneous users.
Music Music, Dance, Theatre, English, Education
New York Times
Users must first register here from on-campus using an FSC e-mail address to create a personal account, then login to access full features.
Newspapers All
New York Times (1851-2012)
Newspaper articles, reviews, military war news, advertisements, editorials, cartoons, & more, all searchable by date or span of time.
Newspapers All
NewsBank Special Reports
Coverage of current events.
Newspapers English, History, Communication, Political Science
Nexis Uni (Formerly LexisNexis Academic)
Company profiles, industry reports, trade publications, newspapers, federal & state legal cases, & more.
Database All
Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers
Full-text content and images from approximately 500 newspapers from urban and rural regions throughout the United States.
Newspapers All
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
OECD iLibrary
Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development books, papers, & statistics on international economics.
Database Business, Economics, Accounting, Marketing
Ovid: All Journals
Searchable articles & citations in journals on nursing, clinical medicine, & public health.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science, Athletic Training
Ovid: Full Text Journals
Searchable articles in journals on nursing, clinical medicine, & public health.
Articles Nursing, Exercise Science, Athletic Training
Oxford Art Online
Access a range of Oxford’s art reference works: Grove Art Online, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
Database Art, Art History
Oxford English Dictionary
Definitive record of the English language.
Dictionary All
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Philosopher’s Index
EBSCO searchable articles in journals on all aspects of philosophy, ethics, & metaphysics.
Articles Philosophy, Religion, English, Education
Picture Post Historical Archive
A pioneering British photojournalism newspaper, covering international social and political issues of the day.
Newspapers History, Popular Culture
Popular Magazines
Gale database of popular magazines, with full-text. Includes Consumer Reports, Newsweek, Time, & many more.
Articles All
PQDT Open
Full text of open access dissertations & theses.
Catalog Business, Economics, Accounting, Education, Nursing, Faculty
Proceedings
OCLC index of worldwide conference proceedings.
Citations Faculty
Project Gutenberg
Free e-books, including classical texts, audio books, foreign languages, sheet music, & more.
Historic texts All
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text: The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection
Full-text dissertations & theses in humanities & social sciences.
Database Humanities and Social Sciences
ProQuest Ebook Central (Ebrary)
ProQuest searchable database of all subjects.
E-books All
ProQuest Research Library
Searchable journals on wide-ranging topics.
Database All
PsycARTICLES
American Psychological Association (APA) searchable articles from journals on the behavioral sciences.
Articles Psychology, Philosophy, Religion, Nursing, English
PsycEXTRA
American Psychological Association (APA) reports, magazines, research, proceedings, & more.
Database Psychology, Philosophy, Religion, Nursing, English
Psychology Collection
Gale database of academic journals & magazines that cover the study of emotions, personality, & the human mind.
Articles Psychology, Nursing, English
PsycINFO
American Psychological Association (APA) searchable citations from the 17th century to present day.
Citations Psychology, Philosophy, Religion, Nursing, English
Publication Finder
Search for specific journals by title, and search within those journals.
Journal Finder All
PubMed
U.S. National Library of Medicine searchable citations from life science journals.
Citations Nursing
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Regional Business News Full Text
EBSCO trade journals, news, business plans, political participation for United States & Canada.
Newspapers Business, Economics, Accounting, Political Science, History
Religion and Philosophy Collection
Gale database of scholarly journals & magazines that cover a wide range of philosophies & religions.
Articles Philosophy, Religion
Research Guides
Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians; find it in Research Guides!
Guides All
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Provides access to over 2,700 articles in subjects related to philosophy, including politics, psychology, economics, anthropology, religion, and literature.
Reference Philosophy
Routledge History of Feminism
Covers all aspects of feminist history (1776-1928) through an extensive range of primary and secondary resources, including full books, selected chapters, and journal articles.
Reference Feminism
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Sabin Americana, 1500-1926
Rare books & primary source material covering discovery of Western Hemisphere 1500-1926.
Primary resources
& historic texts
History, English, Religion, Political Science
SAGE Journals
Prestigious & highly cited journals with full-text articles & many more features.
Articles Business, Communication, Criminology, Economics, Education, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology
Salem Press Critical Insights
Critical Insights series on literature. Search by author, work, literary type, theme, & more.
Articles English, History
ScienceDirect
Wide-ranging searchable journals on physical, life, health and social sciences, including accounting, biology, business, computer, health, mathematics, nursing, psychology, & more.
Database All
Science Journals
ProQuest searchable journals on science, transportation, military, computer science, aerospace, & more.
Articles Biology, Computer Science, Military Science, Horticulture, Marine Biology
SciFinder Scholar (for registered users)
American Chemical Society articles, substances, reactions, compounds, patent information, & more.
Database Chemistry
SciFinder Scholar (for new users)
American Chemical Society: login for new users.
Database Chemistry
Scopus
The largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.
Abstracts & Index Health and Life Sciences
SLACK Incorporated Health Care Tutorials
Tutorials on manual muscle testing, gait, & goniometry.
Tutorials Athletic Training, Exercise Science
Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive
Searchable database of 5.4 million pages from books, serials, manuscript collections, Supreme Court records and briefs, & reference articles. The four parts may be searched simultaneously or separately: Debates over Slavery and Abolition, Slave Trade in the Atlantic World, The Institution of Slavery, & The Age of Emancipation.
Primary resources
& historic texts
History
Smithsonian Collections Online
World’s Fairs and Expositions, Trade Literature and the Merchandizing of Industry, Smithsonian periodicals.
Primary resources
& historic texts
Communication, English, History, Political Science, Business, Biology, Horticulture
SocINDEX with Full Text
EBSCO searchable articles in journals on sociology criminology, gender studies, substance abuse, violence, & more.
Articles Sociology, Criminology, Psychology
Sources in U. S. History Online: The Civil War
Nearly 90,000 pages from 500 titles, including personal narratives & memoirs, pamphlets, political speeches, sermons, songs, regimental histories, photograph albums, legal treatises, & children's books.
Primary resources
& historic texts
History
SPORTDiscus Articles Athletic Training, Exercise Science
SpringerLink
Wide-ranging searchable journals and e-books on physical & life sciences, health, business, computer science, & more.
Articles, E-books All
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Taylor & Francis
Searchable articles from hundreds of journals on wide-ranging subjects.
Articles Bioscience, Business, Environment, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Teacher Reference Center
EBSCO searchable articles in journals on K-12 teaching & administration.
Articles Education
Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive, 1902-2011
Searchable database of the Times Literary Supplement (TLS), featuring contemporary views on the cultural revolutions of the last 100 years, views of influential opinion-makers, and controversies of the day.
Articles Literature, Popular Culture
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Title and Description Content Subject(s)
Wiley Online Library
Searchable articles from hundreds of journals on wide-ranging subjects.
Articles Accounting, Communication, Computer Science, Criminology, Mathematics, Psychology
WorldCat
OCLC international catalog of all publications and other resources owned by libraries.
Catalog All
WorldCatDissertations
OCLC catalog of dissertations. Not all universities loan or otherwise make available dissertations & theses.
Catalog All