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LSA Library Website: Databases

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Database: Definition (adapted from

DATABASE = A collection of information that is organized in a software program so that it can be easily accessed, managed, and updated. In one view.

Academic databases identify the types of content they include on a specific subject : bibliographic, text, numeric, and images/multi-media.



Academic Journals

Free/Open Source Databases on the Web

All Topics


Controversial Issues & Hot Topics

History & Geography

Literature & Literary Criticism

Religion & Philosophy

Psychology and Sociology

Science & Health

EBSCO's Education Explora

Civics & Economics

Gale in Context for Educators (for Teachers Only)