Databases

Databases are freely accessible on campus. Network login authentication is required for most databases off-campus.

**If you are “timing out” on campus, try removing “http://ww11.eureka.edu:2048/login?url=” prefix from the database url.**

 

Libguides – Specialized pages for library resources & information.
Melick LibraryVuFind
Melick Library CatalogClassic Search for materials at Eureka's library.
I-Share CatalogSearch and request materials in this combined catalog of the 80 CARLI libraries.
Area Public LibrariesSearch for materials at local public libraries.
EBSCOhostContains multiple article databases such as Academic Search Premier and MLA, as well as e-books.
Lexis-NexisContains full-text newspaper articles as well as business and legal reports.
Harper's Weekly OnlineFull-text historical journal covering the Civil War, Reconstruction, and Gilded Age.
Sage Deep BackfilesScholarly Journal Archive ending in 2007
JSTORThe Full-Text Scholarly Journal Archive
Gale Virtual ReferenceFull-text Reference book collections in a variety of subject areas.
Sage E-ReferenceFull-text Reference book collections in a variety of subject areas.
Credo ReferenceFull-text Reference book collections in a variety of subject areas.
New York TimesArchived Articles from 1851-1922 are free and are great Primary Resources.
Milestone Document SeriesFull-text primary source database in American and World History.
Contemporary AuthorsContains full-text author and playwright biographies and bibliographies.
Alexander Street VideosStreaming videos in American & World History, Black Studies, Criminal Justice, Education, & Theatre
WorldCat.orgContains WorldCat catalog as well as periodical and specialized databases.
Oxford English DictionaryThe premier etymological dictionary.
Chronicle of Higher EducationThe best source of news and information in the field of Higher Education.
Black Thought & CultureA collection of 1,300 writings by African Americans.
Women & Social MOvements in the U.S., 1600 - 2000A collection of 4,300 historical documents.
E- Journal A-Z ListFind a specific electronic journal in Melick's databases or search for electronic journals related to specific subjects.
Online Reference ShelfLinks to resources for nearly every major at Eureka College.
CARLI Digital Collections featuring Saskia Art ImagesDigital representations of special collections including printed and manuscript materials, images, and sound recordings from CARLI Libraries and Sasksia, which includes over 30,000 digital images of paintings, sculpture and architecture, from many important collections.
Springer Medicine CollectionFull-text access to 3,200 books and over 400 journals.
Ecological Society of America JournalsLinks to ESA Journals - some full-text.