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(If a database doesn't contain the full-text of an article, refer to From Citation to Full Text.)

COMPREHENSIVE DATABASES (use for all subjects)
Academic Search Complete
CAIRN (in French)
Generalis (in French)
JSTOR
MasterFILE Premier
Muse
Persee (in French)
Wilson OmniFile Fulltext Select Edition

COMPREHENSIVE DATABASE (Citation only)
INIST (in French)
Generalis (in French)

NEWS/NEWSPAPERS
Custom Newspaper Database
       The Economist (1988-current)
       Financial Times (1999-current)
       The Times (July 1, 1985-current)
Lexis-Nexis
Times Digital Archive

Specialty Content Databases

ART
ARTstor
BHA and RILA Citation only (1975-2007)
Burlington Index Citation only
IBA (Int'l Bibliography of Art) Citation only (2008-current)

BUSINESS
Oxford Handbooks - Business Collection
Regional Business News

CLASSICS
Année Philologique (in French) Citation only
Répertoire des sources philosophiques antiques freely available

COMMUNICATIONS
CMMC Communications & Mass Media Complete

ENVIRONMENT
GreenFILE

FILM
Film and Television Literature Index

FRENCH
Frantext

GENDER STUDIES
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index (Citation only)

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
CIAO Columbia International Affairs Online

LAW
Lexis-Nexis
ICC Legal Tools Database

LITERATURE
DRAMA - Literature Criticism Online
Literature Resource Center
MLA Bibliography Citation only

MIDDLE EAST
Mideastwire.com
Middle East Newsstand

NUCLEAR INFORMATION
INIS (International Nuclear Information System)

POLITICAL SCIENCE
International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA)

PSYCHOLOGY
Pepweb
PsycARTICLES
PsycINFO Citation only

Free Databases

Databases Directory (DADI) various topics

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