Journal and Magazine Article Indexes

Undergraduate/Graduate Student-Oriented Article Indexes

ERIC (Indexing: 1966- Full-text for ERIC Digest: 1966-) EBSCOHost

Provides citations and abstracts for over 750 educational journals and for thousands of education-related documents. While not all titles in ERIC are full-text, links to full-text articles in other EBSCO databases or directly from ERIC are provided where available. Hackney Library has access to ERIC through EBSCOHost, a commercial vendor. ERIC is also available for free from several sources over the internet, however the coverage and format vary in these free services. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)


Free over Internet
This free, redesigned and enhanced version of ERIC provides access to similar data as the version from EBSCOhost above, including some full text. It also includes a new and expanded Help section that includes brief tutorials, a glossary, and a searchable index.

Education Full Text (H.W. Wilson) (Indexing: 1983 Full-text: 1996 ) EBSCOhost
Education Full Text provides full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996, in addition to indexing of more than 770 periodicals dating back to 1983. Content includes in-depth coverage of special education and more than 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests. Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more.

OmniFile Full Text Mega (H. W. Wilson) (Indexing: 1982 Full-text: 1995 ) EBSCOhost
Provides electronic access to full text articles, page images, article abstracts, and citations from thousands of sources on a variety of topics. This composite database incorporates content from several H. W. Wilson stand-alone databases, including Business FullText, Education FullText, General Science FullText, Humanities FullText, Reader's Guide FullText, and Social Sciences FullText. Subjects covered include Accounting, Acquisitions & Mergers, Advertising, Banking, Building & Construction, Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals, Communications, Computers, Cosmetics Industry, Economics, Education, Electronics, Entertainment Industry, Finance, Financial Services, Government Regulations, Health Care, High Technology, Hospitality and Tourism, Human Resources, Industrial Relations, Insurance, International Business, Investments, Management, Marketing, Mass Media, Occupational Health & Safety, Oil & Gas, Paper & Pulp Industries, Public Utilities, Publishing, Purchasing, Real Estate, Retail Trade, Small Business, Taxation, Technology, and Transportation.

SAGE Journals Online SAGE
Provides online access to the full text of 485 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)

PsycARTICLES (1894-) EBSCOHost
PsycARTICLES is a definitive source of searchable full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The PsycARTICLES database covers general psychology and specialized, basic, applied, clinical and theoretical research, containing more than 40,000 articles from 56 journals - 45 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. Coverage spans from 1894 to the present, and most APA journals are available from Volume 1, Issue 1. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)

JSTOR (Arts & Sciences I, II, III, & IV Collections) JSTOR
These collections of full-text journals (from the first issue through an average of 3-5 years prior to the current issue--recent issues are not available) cover the following disciplines: art, archaeology, architecture, Asian studies, business, classics, economics, education, film studies, folklore, history, law, music, performing arts, political science, psychology, public policy and administration, sociology, and religion. There are over 174 journal titles in collection I, over 125 journal titles in collection II, over 150 journal titles in collection III, and over 110 journal titles in collection IV. From a common search screen, all collections may be searched simultaneously, from the full text of the articles to the title, author, abstract, caption, and publication dates, etc. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)

Teacher Reference Center EBSCOHost
This index provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)

Age-Appropriate Article Indexes and Other Resources for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students

MAS Complete EBSCOHost

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for more than 550 popular high school magazines. MAS Complete also provides more than 440 full-text reference books; tens of thousands of biographies; over 107,000 primary source documents; an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags, and color PDFs; and expanded full-text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

Middle Search Plus EBSCOHost

Designed to assist middle and junior high school students in learning how to research current events and information on a wide range of general topics. Also includes the Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia, The Encyclopedia of Animals, Essential Documents in American History, and coverage of the CIA World Factbook. Total coverage includes nearly 400,000 articles. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)

Primary Search (Indexing: 1984-
Full-text: 1990-) EBSCOHost

Provides the full text of 35 magazines for young readers, and abstracts and indexing for 116 magazines. Primary Search is updated monthly and also includes Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, the World Almanac for Kids and the World Almanac of the USA. (Note: Barton log-in is required to access this resource from off campus.)

Science Reference Center EBSCOHost

Science encyclopedias, reference books, and magazines covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, life science, physics, and more.


Contains articles and other information sources covering current events, controversial issues, and discussion topics including energy and environment, gay rights, global warming, gun control, immigration, and human rights.

Journals Grouped by Subject In Journal Finder (Requires Barton Login to Access)

The following links take you to alphabetical lists in Journal Finder of full-text journal titles that cover specific topics:

'Warning' icon Warning: Although Journal Finder categorizes journals by the subjects they cover, it is not the appropriate tool to use when looking for articles on a particular topic. Instead, use the indexes listed above, or use QuickSearch, in order to search for articles on a specific topic.

Last updated March 28, 2013