Search Full-text Electronic Journal Collections
The following databases are collections of
full-text electronic journals. In most cases the ejournal collections
may be searched individually or collectively. Access is limited
to Vanderbilt users only. Please check the Heard Library
list of ejournals for a comprehensive
alphabetical list of the ejournals available to the Vanderbilt community.
Note that Vanderbilt students, faculty and staff using an outside
Internet service provider from off campus may
be prompted for their VUnet IDs and password.
Digital Library (Association for Computing Machinery)
This is a large resource of citations, abstracts and full-text
articles for the educational and scientific computing society.
Full-text access to the ACM journal collection only. Full text
articles from 1991 forward. Tables of contents from 1985 forward.
Digital Library Search (journal or subject search)
Chemical Society - Journals and Archive
This is a large collection of high-quality peer-reviewed chemistry
journals. Coverage is from vol 1. forward.
the ACS Journals
Institute of Physics, Online Journal Publishing Service
A large collection of scholarly physics journals from AIP.
Mathematical Society Journals
Access to high-quality peer-reviewed journals in mathematics.
Articles are posted upon acceptance, so electronic versions are
available prior to the print version.
- American Periodicals Series
1740-1900 - ProQuest
Searchable database of the digitized images of the pages of over
1,500 American magazines and journals published between 1740 and
Society of Civil Engineers
Access is from 1999 to full-text of journals for which Vanderbilt
also has a subscription to the print version.
CEDB (Civil Engineering Database 1973-present. Searches all
publications of ASCE)
Full-text annual reviews in the biomedical, physical, and social
BioOne brings to the Web a uniquely valuable aggregation of high-impact
bioscience research journals. Most of these titles are published
by small societies and non-commercial publishers, and, until now,
have been available only in printed form. BioOne provides integrated,
cost-effective access to a thoroughly linked information resource
of interrelated journals focused on the biological, ecological
and environmental sciences.
of Journals in BioOne
and Company ASAP (Infotrac via the Tennessee Electronic Library)
Use this database to research all business and management topics.
Includes directory listings for over 150,000 companies as well
as information on Finance, Trade, New Technologies, Trends and
more. Coverage is from 1980-current.
and Company ASAP
University Press Journals Online
Access to full-text of journals for which Vanderbilt has a subscription
to the print version.
(all journals or by title)
Provides full-text access to global information on women, including
journals, newsletters, and research reports from non-profit groups
and government and international agencies. The source material
covers women in over 190 countries and is pertinent to sociology,
psychology, health, peabody, business administration, political
science, and other disciplines. Coverage dates: 1992 to present.
Journals included: Source
(Electronic Collections Online)
This is an index to electronic journals. You may search
the entire ECO database (note that you will see links to fulltext
only for those journals to which Vanderbilt subscribes) or you
may browse the Vanderbilt subscriptions and go directly to fulltext
Journals included: Browse
Indexes articles from over 400 English-language periodicals, yearbooks,
series and supplements. Subject coverage includes: preschool,
elementary, secondary, and higher peabody; special and vocational
education; teacher education; and special issues. Fulltext coverage
is from 1996. Journals included: approx. 400
the Full Text Management Research Database
Emerald Fulltext contains the full text of journal articles published
from 1994 to date, in both HTML and PDF format, from over 100
journals, published by the MCB University Press. In addition abstracts
are also provided for articles back to 1989. This makes a growing
library of over 35,000 articles, updated on a weekly basis in
advance of the printed journal.
the Emerald Full-Text database
This is a database featuring fulltext of newspapers, magazines
and journals published for ethnic, minority and native communities
in the United States. These sources cover local, national and
global news. Coverage dates: varies by title, but is usually from
the early to mid 1990s through the present.
by keyword or publication title (may also browse).
Academic ASAP (Infotrac via the Tennessee Electronic Library)
From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology,
this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines.
Access scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers - with full
text and images! Coverage is from 1980-current.
Reference Center Gold (Infotrac via the Tennessee Electronic
Use this general interest/business database to search magazines,
newspapers, and reference books for information on business, industry,
current events, the arts, science, entertainment, etc. Coverage
is from 1980-current.
Reference Center Gold
Reference Center-Academic (Infotrac via the Tennessee Electronic
Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine,
Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health & Safety,
Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc.The material
contained in this database is intended for informational purposes
only. Coverage is from 1996 - current.
- A comprehensive, ever-expanding, image-based collection of fulltext
legal research material.
(Revistas en Español) (Infotrac via the Tennessee Electronic
Investiga las noticias y eventos más corrientes, la información
de negocios del momento, los artículos de salud más importantes,
temas de cultura popular y muchas otras materias incluidas en
las revistas hispánicas más populares. Coverage is 1997 - current.
(Revistas en Español)
of Physics Electronic Journals
Access to full-text of complete IOP ejournal database. Full text
coverage generally begins from 1993 forward.
Search Subscribed Journals: Search
IEL provides 15 simultaneous users Web access to all IEEE and
IEE journals, conference proceedings and standards from 1988 to
JSTOR, an electronic journal storage project, is a developing
effort to build a reliable and comprehensive archive of important
scholarly journal literature. It currently includes fulltext of
journals in the areas of ecology, economics, finance, history,
mathematics, political science, and population studies. JSTOR
is a work in progress, and will continue to expand its coverage.
Areas planned to be added next are Asian studies, philosophy,
sociology and the sciences.
Coverage dates: varies by title; usually from the first volume
through the late 1980s or early 1990s.
Journals included: Titles
and by Subject
Search (search journals by subject group)
- Kluwer Journals Online
Kluwer Academuic Publishers recently merged with Springer Verlag. The SpringerLink ejournals platform now links to more than 1,250 journals,
including all former Kluwer Academic journals. You may browse or search the content from the SpringerLink homepage.
This is a powerful research tool featuring a rich variety of full
text sources. It provides up-to-date information on current events,
business, law, and medicine. It includes regional, national, and
international newspapers; magazines; wire services; business publications
(trade journals, corporate annual reports, tax sources); legal
resources (law reviews, court cases, briefs, federal and state
codes); government documents; medical information (medical journals);
and reference sources (directories, biographical information).
Sources included: Titles
from Springer Verlag
LINK contains over 400 fulltext journals and books published by
Springer-Verlag and other publishers. You may browse the entire
list of journals and select individual titles or search the entire
database. You can also browse by Online Libraries in the life
sciences, chemical sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics,
medicine, physics & astronomy, engineering, environmental
sciences, and economics.
Search (choose Global Search for full-text)
- Making of America
Making of America (MOA) is a digital library of primary sources
in American social history from the antebellum period through
reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject
areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion,
and science and technology. This site provides access to 267 monograph
volumes and over 100,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.
The project represents a major collaborative endeavor in preservation
and electronic access to historical texts.
the MoA collection
the MoA collection
Newspaper Index (Infotrac via the Tennessee Electronic Library)
Use this database to find information on: Current Events, Lifestyle,
Biographies, Sports, Economics, Consumer Products, World Affairs,
Public Health, Business Trends, Entertainment and Travel. Coverage
is from 1997-current.
Search the National
University Press Journals
OUP currently publishes over 150 journals, covering a wide range
of academic disciplines. Vanderbilt has fulltext access only to
those OUP titles to which we have a print subscription.
(search individual titles)
This collection includes complete full text coverage of over 40
journals published by the Johns Hopkins University Press. You
may search the entire MUSE database by full text, article, author,
or keyword, either in a single journal, among specific journals,
or across all journals. The database supports Boolean searches.
You may also browse individual journal tables of contents and
select articles. Coverage dates: varies by title; usually from
1996 to the present.
Journals included: Titles
Project Muse (by title or all journals)
This database and ejournal collection provides abstracts and full
text of articles in hundreds of popular periodicals and scholarly
journals. It includes articles indexed in Periodical Abstracts
(Research II edition), Newspaper Abstracts (National edition),
and ABI/Inform (Global edition). It covers a wide range of subjects,
including the arts, business, commentary, computers, consumer
issues, current events, education, health, lifestyles, literary
reviews, politics, and science. Coverage dates: approx. 1986 to
Society of Chemistry
Access to full-text of journals for which Vanderbilt also has
a subscription to the print version.
Content years vary.
Journals included: Titles
(journal, title, author or subject search)
(as of 1/1/03 includes all Academic
Press IDEAL electronic journals)
Contains the full text of more than 1,700 electronic journals
in the life, physical, medical, technical, and social sciences.
You may browse the entire list of journals and select individual
titles or search the entire fulltext database.
Coverage dates: generally 1996 to present, although backfile content
has been licensed for some subjects.
for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
SIAM has a comprehensive publishing program in applied and computational
mathematics. In addition to SIAM News, SIAM Review, and Theory
of Probability and Its Applications, SIAM publishes nine peer-reviewed
- Springer LINK
Contains the full text of more than 485 Springer-Verlag journals
in the life, physical, medical and engineering sciences as well
as 9 book series. One may browse the entire list of journals alphabetically
or by subject in the LINK
online libraries. One may also search the entire LINK collection.
Fulltext coverage varies but dates are generally 1996 to present.
Connect to LINK
Full-text access to those journals published by John Wiley and
Sons for which the Vanderbilt holds a subscription.
Journals included: Journal
Finder (by letter or subject)
Search (all journals or subject categories)