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Journal Databases


Business Source Complete: full-text access to nearly 1,700 peer-reviewed journals covering accounting, economics, finance, international business and management. Also includes full-text books, company profiles, country economic reports, market research reports, trade journals and business magazines. E-tutorials : Basic Searching | Advanced Search | Create Journal Alerts | Create Search Alerts

JSTOR is an archive of electronic journal articles in broad subject areas including economics, finance, population studies, sociology and statistics

For a full list of business journal databases see Business - E-Journals.


Academic Search Complete: full-text access to peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journals including communications and other disciplines. E-tutorials: Basic Searching | Advanced Search | Create Journal Alerts | Create Search Alerts

Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC): full-text access to 308 communications and mass media studies journals. CMMC is a merger of CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index.
E-tutorials: Basic Searching |  Advanced Search |  Create Journal Alerts |  Create Search Alerts

SAGE Journals Online: full-text access to media, journalism and communication journals such as including British Journalism ReviewwEuropean Journal of CommunicationGlobal Media &CommunicatioJournal of Creative Communicationsand Television & New Media.

For full list of Journalism journal databases, see Communications - Databases.


See Law & Government - Databases.


CSA Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: broad coverage of language and linguistic issues including language education. Indexes journals, books, etc.

JSTOR: is an archive of journal articles in "Langauage & Literature" and other disciplines.

Oxford Journals Online: journal articles from arts, humanities and social science including the following titles: Forum for Modern Languages StudiesSocial Science Japan Journal and British Journal of Aesthetics.

For full list, see Applied Language & Intercultural Studies - Databases.

General databases

Google Scholar: a simple way to search across all disciplines for scholarly literature including articles, theses, working and conference papers, and books.

NexisUK: extensive newspaper coverage, including many international business titles.

Scopus is one of the largest multi-disciplinary abstracting and indexing databases of research literature. It offers coverage of over 16,000 titles across all disciplines, with abstracts and citations data available from 1996.
E-tutorials | User Guide (PDF, 26 pages) | Searchable help guide

Web of Science: Abstracts of articles in top scholarly social sciences journals with links to full text where available. 


News databases

Irish Newspaper Archive is a database of digitised Irish newspapers, from 1763 issues of the Freeman's Journal to modern titles such as the Irish Independent and the Galway City Tribune.
NOTE: IE10 is recommended for viewing the archive.

Irish Times: The Irish Times current holdings, from 1995 right up to today

Irish Times Digital Archive a searchable full-text reproduction of all editions published by the Irish Times from 1859 to 2011. Click here for current online & print editions

Nexis UK: the Lexis-Nexis platform for news and business, containing full text access to thousands of newspapers and company, financial and market research data. E-tutorials | Database Guides.