Collins Memorial Library

Databases A to Z

Click any database and enter your email username & password. Please report problems via email.


Name, Years & Updates Description


Bibliography of Asian Studies
Vendor: Association for Asian Studies

Years: 1971-

Updated: quarterly

citations; subjects: materials published on East, Southeast and South Asia.

The online version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains over 750,000records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present.  The BAS includes citations to Western-language periodical articles, monographs, chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings and anthologies.

Bibliography of the History of Art
Vendor: J. Paul Getty Trust 

Years: 1975 – 2009

Updated: complete

citations; subjects: European and American art from late antiquity to the present.

The Bibliography of the History of Art indexes and abstracts art-related books, conference proceedings and dissertations, exhibition and dealer's catalogs, and articles from more than 2,500 periodicals.  BHA (Bibliography of the History of Art/Bibliographie d'histoire de l'art) covers the years 1990-2007.  IBA (International Bibliography of the History of Art) covers 2008 and part of 2009.  The Getty Web version includes all records with abstracts in English and all subject terms in French and English.

Biological Sciences
Vendor: ProQuest

Years: 1982-

Updated: monthly

citations, abstracts; subjects: biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology, ecology, and some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science.

Contains abstracts and citations from over 8000 serials, as well as conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and selected books and patents.

Vendor: BioOne

Years: 1998-

Updated: unknown

full text; subjects: biological, ecological and environmental sciences.

Offers over 160 full text peer-reviewed journals and bulletins published by AIBS member societies and other closely related organizations.

Business Insights: Essentials
Vendor: Gale

Years: vary

Updated: n/a

full text; subjects: business, company & industry intelligence.

Business Insights: Essentials provides business, company and industry content in the following areas; detailed information on domestic and international companies and associations, including information on corporate hierarchical structures, company financials and earning estimates, investment reports, corporate chronologies and company histories, brands and product information, industry and company rankings, market share data, industry overviews, and PDF reports on the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) for select companies.

Business Source Premier
Vendor: EBSCO

Years: 1886-

Updated: daily

full text, citations & abstracts; subjects: business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and other related topics.

Provides full text for over 2000 journals, magazines and trade publications, many of them peer-reviewed. Additional full text content includes financial data, company profiles, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, and more.

^ top


Note: Some database descriptions taken verbatim from vendor information.