Library Databases by Subject

Due to licensing restrictions, remote access / off-campus access to some of the library's electronic resources is limited to current students, faculty and staff of New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Subjects


Coverage: 
1970- Present
Funded by: 
NJ State Library through 6/30/2011
Description:
This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 4,600 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
Biography Collection Complete offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government & politics, sports, entertainment and many other areas. This database features more than 177,000 full-text biographies from many different sources.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Communication & Mass Media Complete provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline. CMMC offers cover-to-cover (“core”) indexing and abstracts for more than 550 journals, and selected (“priority”) coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of 737 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for over 440 journals.
 
Coverage: 
1978 - Present
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Allows searching of copyright information by searching 3 databases which contain records and ownership documents. Includes, books, music, films, sound recording, maps, software, photos, art, multimedia, periodicals, magazines, journals, and newspapers.
 
Coverage: 
Current year and previous year
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Citations and abstracts of dissertations and masters theses from current year and previous year only. Full text is available by self-purchase.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
This page allows users to simultaneously search EBSCO databases. To search within a single EBSCOhost database, click the database name listed. To select more than one database to search, check the boxes next to the databases and click Continue.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Full text of 188 journals published by ACM, SIAM, AIP, Wiley, Taylor and Francis, Springer, Royal Society of Chemistry and Institution of Chemical Engineers
 
Coverage: 
1995 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Education Full Text is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from 757 and yearbooks with full text for 394 journals including over 40 Open Access journals. English-language books relating to education published in 1995 or later are also indexed. Indexing coverage is from 1983, Full Text from 1995.
 
Coverage: 
1998 - Present
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
FindArticles.com is a vast archive of published articles that you can search for free. Constantly updated, it contains articles dating back to 1998 from more than 300 magazines and journals.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
 
Coverage: 
1995 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
General Science Full Text is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts 298 periodicals plus the full text of 108 periodicals. Periodical coverage includes popular science magazines as well as professional journals. Indexing coverage begins in 198Abstracting coverage begins with periodicals published in March 1993. Indexing begins in 1984. Full text coverage begins in January 1995.
 
Coverage: 
1994 - Present
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Catalog of U.S. Government publications
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Highwire Press is the Internet imprint of the Stanford University Libraries. Covers 4500 journals. 345 journals are in full-text
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
CHDS
Description:
The HSDL collection provides quick access to important U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents as well as specialized resources such as theses and reports from various universities, organizations and local and state agencies. The resources are reviewed and selected by a team of homeland security researchers and organized in a unique homeland security taxonomy. HSDL content includes state-of-the-art multi-media offerings and other valuable assets identified by CHDS master's degree participants and instructors. CHDS and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security are providing the HSDL to homeland security officials, researchers, educators, and students in an effort to support decision-making needs and assists homeland defense and security related research. Moreover, because we’re sponsored by DHS, this service is completely free of charge to the NJIT community.
 
Coverage: 
1995 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Humanities Full Text is a bibliographic database that cites articles from 630 periodicals, plus the full text of 286 periodicals. Indexing is from 1984. Full-text coverage begins in January 1995.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
Database of full-text magazines, journals and encyclopedias.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library and Distance Learning Fees
Description:
A full-text database of over 100 scholarly journals in economics, ecology, statistics, mathematics, history and philosophy among other fields.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
Providing exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms, with more content being added on a regular basis. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation's oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses.
 
Coverage: 
20 years
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
The Academic Universe provides access to the world's leading legal, news, medical and business resources. One may search over 1 billion documents from 12,500 publications, over 5,300 in full-text.
 
Coverage: 
1960s - Present
Funded by: 
Free from EBSCO. This database will be disabled if EBSCO changes its status.
Description:
EBSCO Publishing is proud to provide the Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) database as a free resource to anyone interested in libraries and information management. This world-class bibliographic database provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Delivered via the EBSCOhost platform, LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. With coverage dating back to the mid-1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.
 
Coverage: 
1982 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
More than 2,500 periodicals: business, humanities, science, education, & social science journals, plus popular magazines. Full text of more than 1,100 periodicals as far back as January 1994. Abstracting of more than 2,500 periodicals as far back as September 1984. Indexing of more than 2,500 periodicals as far back as August 1982. Includes Wilson's Education, Business, Humanities, Social Social Sciences, General Science, and Readers' Guide indexes and full text editions. Includes full text editions titles only of Art, Applied Science, and Library Literature.
 
Coverage: 
1894 - Present
Funded by: 
Distance Learning Fees
Description:
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 approximately 150,000 articles from over 70 journals published by the APA, and its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychology Association and Hogrefe Publishing Group.
 
Coverage: 
1994 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Readers' Guide Full Text is a database containing comprehensive indexing and abstracting of 422 general-interest periodicals, plus the full text of 231 periodicals. Indexing begins in 1983. Full-text coverage begins in January 1994.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
No longer funded by New Jersey Knowledge Initative. For More Info
Description:
Reference USA offers cutting-edge, advanced technology to provide real-time access to the world’s most comprehensive databases of 14 million U.S. businesses; 250 million U.S. consumers; 732,000 U.S. physicians, surgeons and dentists; 1.2 million Canadian businesses; and 12 million Canadian consumers.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
Regional Business News is a supplemental database for customers of Business Source Premier. This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.
 
Coverage: 
1995 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Social Sciences Full Text is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts 653 periodicals plus the full text of 257 periodicals in all aspects of Social Sciences. Indexing begins in 1983. Full text coverage begins in January 1995.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
The Statistical Abstract is the Nation’s best known and most popular single source of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the country. The Abstract has been published since 1878. As the National Data Book it contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also your Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJ State Library
Description:
TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's unparalleled collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.