Journal and Magazine Article Indexes

MLA International Bibliography (1926-) EBSCOHost
An international index to journal articles, books and dissertations dealing with literary criticism, language and linguistics, teaching of literature and language, and more. Although the database is not full-text, links are provided to other EBSCO databases in which full-text access is available. (For information about the journals indexed in the MLA International Biography, see the MLA Directory of Periodicals)

Literary Reference Center Plus EBSCOHost

Literary Reference Center is a full text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing. Content includes over 35,000 plot summaries, synopses, and work overviews; nearly 100,000 articles and essays of literary criticism; nearly 257,000 author biographies; more than 660 literary journals; more than 705,000 book reviews; 99,000 classic and contemporary poems; more than 23,100 classic and contemporary short stories; more than 7,300 author interviews, 72 literary videos, and more than 8,200 classic texts.

Academic Search Premier (Indexing and Full-Text: 1975- ) EBSCOHost

Contains indexing for over 8,200 publications, with full text for nearly 4,650 of those titles, covering a wide variety of academic subjects. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson) (Indexing: 1910; Full-text: 1995) EBSCOhost
Humanities Full Text includes many of the most important academic journals in the humanities with the full text of articles from over 330 periodicals dating back to 1995, and high-quality indexing for almost 700 journals-of which 470 are peer-reviewed. Periodical coverage dates as far back as 1910. The database provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and 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 (Full-text: 1999- ) SAGE
Provides online access to the full text of 485 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

Humanities Index (1974-)

Paper Index in Library
This index is available in paper format in the library. It indexes journals in the humanities, including classical studies, area studies, folklore, history, language and literature, literary criticism, political criticism, performing arts, philosophy, and religion and theology.

JSTOR (Arts & Sciences 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, psychology, public policy and administration, and religion. There are 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.)

ClasePeriodica (Indexing: January 1, 1975- ) OCLC FirstSearch

Indexes over 2,600 Latin American scholarly journals in the social sciences, humanities, science, and technology. The journals are published in Spanish, Portuguese, French, and English. It covers articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews, and brief notes, and it is updated quarterly.

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:

  • Classical Studies: Latin, classical Greek, mythology, classical literature, and classical archaeology
  • English: literature, drama, linguistics, folklore, ESOL
  • Linguistics: philology, syntax, etymology, dialects
  • Romance Languages: Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese literature, culture, and civilization

'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