Use databases to find articles from
magazines, journals, newspapers, and online reference books. The databases will open in new windows.
You can get a list of database passwords from the
page. Note: links to
passwords are available for on-campus computers only.
Access to Global
Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA)
This database provides access to major journals in agriculture and
related biological, environmental and social sciences offered by the
leading academic publishers. Password required
Journals OnLine (AJOL): A Gateway to African Published Research
Over 300 African-published journals in agricultural
sciences, science and technology, health and social sciences. Citations
only, few full text articles. See the librarian to order the full text.
No password required
Press Online Journals
access to nearly 200 journals from Cambridge University Press spanning
the humanities, social sciences and sciences.
Directory of Open Access Journals
service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and
scholarly journals. It covers all subjects and languages and provides
full text access to 470 journals.
Access to the following databases
Academic Search Complete
Designed specifically for academic institutions, with more than
5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals.
Covers 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference
Business Source Complete
Definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading
collection of bibliographic and full text content for more than
Provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications,
including biographies and images.
selected full text for 35 US and international newspapers.
There are also databases on health, medicine, education, religion and
philosophy, among others
University Press – African countries initiative
Full text access to journals
African journal of international and comparative law.
No password required from on-campus computers
Provides access to articles from 100 journals in the fields of
management, information science and engineering intended for a
Encyclopedia Britannica online
Provides access to the reputable online version of this reputable
encyclopedia. One of the best places to start for general information
and/or an overview of a subject.
No password required from on campus computers
Global Development Network
After registration can access Project MUSE scholarly journals
Gives access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and
health literature. Over 3750 journal titles are available.
Provides access to
electronic archive of important scholarly literature.
The database contains over 1,000 journal titles and over 176,000
individual journal issues.
Access limited to on-campus computers; no
Searchable access to Massachusetts Institute of Technology's course
materials for educators, students, and self-learners. This
database allows access to syllabi, course materials, and reading lists
for over 1800 MIT courses. No password needed
OARE (Online Access to
Research in the Environment)
Gives access to over 1,300 peer-reviewed journals in areas related to
the environment and environmental sciences research. Password
Provides access to over 800 leading learned journals in science,
technology, medicine, humanities and social sciences.
password required from on campus computers