Library Databases

Browse through an alphabetical listing of the library's databases:

Databases A - Z


Or search below for a database by title, subject, or provider.

Please Note: To search by title, you must type in at least one full keyword of three or more characters in length.  Abbreviations do not work. Example: Not "Euro" but "European."

Oxford Reference

Oxford Reference combines over 200 language and subject dictionaries and reference works into a single cross-searchable database.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Palgrave eBooks

Palgrave eBooks are subject sets selected by the Appalachian College Association libraries.  Most are 2011 or later and represent a variety of academic subjects.  They are also available as individual titles through our USearch catalog.

Database Type
Subscription Database

PLoS Public Library of Science

Public Library of Science is a multidisciplinary OPEN ACCESS publisher for scientific and medical publications.  PLoS  allows unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Database Type
Internet Resource

Polling the Nations [Public Opinion Polls]

This is a comprehensive collection of public opinion from the U.S. and around the world. It contains a full text of questions and responses covering a broad range of issues. It also includes polls from Gallup, Harris, Roper, and more than 700 other organizations.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Primary Search [Elementary Schools]

Ebsco

Primary Search provides full-text for nearly 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full-text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator, and full-text information dates as far back as 1990

Database Type
Subscription Database

Professional Development Collection

Ebsco

Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of 520 high quality education journals, including nearly 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Project MUSE (Basic College Collection)

Project MUSE is an all full text database with an emphasis on the humanities and social sciences. It presently has about 140 journal titles in the Basic College Collection. Project MUSE also links to our JSTOR holdings for some titles.

NOTE:  The Project MUSE search page searches all MUSE collections.  To limit your search to only Union College full text holdings, check the block labeled, “Only content I have full access to” on the left side under, “Additional Search Options” and “Type of Content”.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Proquest Career and Technical Education (ProQuest)

Proquest Career and Technical Education is a major source for vocational and career information.  In addition, students and instructors can access the database to research virtually any technical topic.

Database Type
Subscription Database

ProQuest Religion

A comprehensive collection of journals covering religious issues and perspectives, including religious news and information, commentary on topics of general interest from the perspective of a particular religion, and formal theological studies.

Database Type
Subscription Database

PsycARTICLES

Ebsco

PsycARTICLES, from the American Psychological Association, 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 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.

Database Type
Subscription Database

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