On this page you will find an alphabetical list of all databases, including a short description of the content. If you know the name of the database you want, you can use the handy alphabet links below to jump to it directly. If you are unsure of which database to use, please see the topic areas below. If you need help using a database, click on the icon to the right of the database name for an overview. 
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* Databases only include abstracts. No full-text available.  Click on a letter link below to jump to the list of databases beginning with that letter:



ABI/INFORM Global [ProQuest]

Covers business conditions, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory, corporate strategy and tactics, and the competitive business landscape worldwide. In depth coverage to over 3,000 publications, including the Wall Street Journal from 1984 to the present. Also includes profiles for 60,000+ companies and their executives. Search results include ebooks from eBrary.

Academic Search Complete [Ebsco]

Access to over 13,000 multi-disciplinary periodicals (more than 8,500 in full-text), including monographs, conference proceedings, reports, etc.

Agricola* [Ebsco]

Abstracts to more than four million citations from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library.

AltHealthWatch [Ebsco]

Full-text of articles, booklets, pamphlets, and reports covering complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

Biography Reference Center [Ebsco]

Over 450,000 full-text biographies accessible by name, occupation, nationality, or genre.

Books 24/7 [SkillSoft] 

Provides access to over 25,000 eBooks in the areas of engineering, business, finance, IT,government, and wellness. Mobile Access instructions

Business Plans Handbook [Gale/Cengage]

An eBook collection of business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses in North America. Includes a business plan template, two fictional business plans, a listing of organizations, agencies, and consultants.

Business Searching Interface [Ebsco]

A special search tool or finding business information in Ebsco databases.

Business Source Complete [Ebsco]

A collection of scholarly, business journals dating back to 1886.

CINAHL Plus with Full-Text [Ebsco]

Access to more than 750 nursing and allied health journals.

Communication & Mass Media Complete [Ebsco]

Access to over 750 communication and mass media journals (over 450 in full-text).

Computers & Applied Sciences Complete [Ebsco]

Access to over 2,000 journals (more than 1,000 in full-text).

Consumer Health Complete [Ebsco

Covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine; also includes relevant drug monographs.

Credo Reference 

An eBook collection of 600+ high quality, constantly updated reference books, dictionaries, encyclopedias and atlases.

Criminal Justice with Full-Text

Access includes more than 400,000 records selected from the most important sources within the discipline.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

eBooks by EBSCOhost[Ebsco]

Provides access to over 20,000 eBooks on a wide variety of topics. Mobile Access instructions .


Provides access to approximately 30 periodical databases (many of them full-text), covering a wide-variety of subject areas. Mobile Access instructions

Education Research Complete [Ebsco]

Covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education and all educational specialties in more than 2,000 journals (with full-text of more than 1,200) and 500 books.

ERIC [Ebsco]

Contains more than one million records with links to over 300,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.


See Business Plans Handbook.

GreenFILE [Ebsco]

Contains more than 375,000 records covering all aspects of human impact to the environment (with full-text for over 4,500 records).

Health Business Elite [Ebsco]

Covers more than 550 journals on health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care institution management.

Health Policy Reference Center [Ebsco]

Contains more than 100,000 records (over 200 full-text journals) on health policy, health care access, health care quality, etc.

Health Source: Consumer Edition [Ebsco]

Over 75 full-text consumer health magazines on medical science, general health, food science, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, etc.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition [Ebsco]

Contains 550 scholarly, full-text journals as well as over 6,000 generic and brand name drug patient education sheets.

Hospitality & Tourism Complete [Ebsco]

Over 825,000 records dating back to 1965, with over 450 full-text publications including company and country reports and books.

IEEE Xplore

Provides access to some of the world's most important publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics published by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its partners. Once you have results from your search, click on "My Subscribed Content" then click "Refresh Results". This will limit your search to content included in DeVry University's subscription. Click here for help.

LexisNexis Academic [LexisNexis

Access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications. Includes company dossiers for detailed company information and financial performance. Also compares companies matching specific criteria. Provides access to Shepard’s Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789.

Library Catalog

Lists books, videos, and other materials in the DeVry University Library System. You can limit your search to a specific campus or access all of the campuses. Search by subject, title, author, or keyword.

Library eBooks Search

Searches for only ebooks in the Library Catalog. Search by subject, title, author or keyword.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text [Ebsco]

Index of more than 550 journals (with over 300 full-text), plus books, research reports, and proceedings.

Literary Reference Center PLUS [Ebsco]

Combines information from over 1,200 reference works, 200 literary journals, study guides and videos.

MasterFILE Premier [Ebsco]

Contains over 1,700 full-text, multi-disciplinary periodicals dating back to 1975; includes over 500 reference books and an image collection.

Medline with Full Text [Ebsco]

Access to more than 1,400 medical journals.

Military & Government Collection [Ebsco]

Access to over 300 full-text periodicals with current news about all branches of the military and government.

Newspaper Source Plus [Ebsco]

Access to more than 850 full-text newspapers, and over 850,000 television and radio news transcripts.


The Web's most comprehensive and accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian bibliography composer with fully-integrated note-taking.

Open Access Dissertations and Thesis[Proquest]

 Provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge.  It is offered as PQDT Open by Proquest.

Oxford Art Online

Comprises the full text of Grove Art Online, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.

Plunkett Research Online  

Industry sector analysis and research, industry trends and industry statistics.  Great job search and excellent industry videos.

Points of View [Ebsco]

Access to full-text essays on more than 250 topics including an overview, point, and counterpoint.

Professional Development Collection [Ebsco]

Access to over 500 full-text journals and more than 200 educational reports.

ProQuest [ProQuest]

See ABI/INFORM Global.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection [Ebsco]

Full-text coverage of 400 journals on emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry, psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Regional Business News [Ebsco]

More than 75 regional publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Safari Books Online [ProQuest]

An eBook collection intended for programmers and IT professionals, with a broad range of technical books on such topics as programming, certification, networking, e-commerce, graphics, hardware, and more.  Mobile Access instructions .

SciTech Connect

SciTech Connect contains over 65 years of energy-related full-text and citations.It includes technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers and more.

SkillPort [SkillSoft

Provides access to hundreds of self-paced online courses in business, desktop, and IT skills, as well as health, safety, and legal compliance.

Please note: This redirects you to the portal. After clicking the link, students should select Complimentary Courses from the Quick Links menu and under Books, Merchandise & More on the Programs and Courses Tab. Colleagues should select SkillPort / Complimentary Courses from the home tab, under the Go to Class heading.

SocINDEX with Full Text [Ebsco]

Covers more than two million records with more than 850 full-text journals dating back to 1908; includes more than 800 books and 16,000 conference papers.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text [Ebsco]

Access to more than 500 full-text journals dating back to 1985 covering sports and sports medicine.

Teacher Reference Center*[Ebsco]

Abstracts for more than 250 teacher and administrator periodicals.

Vocational and Career Collection [Ebsco]

Full-text coverage of more than 300 trade and industry-related periodicals.