Online Databases

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General / Multidisciplinary

All Ebsco Databases – Use this link to search all Ebsco databases

Academic Search Complete (Ebsco) – Multidisciplinary journal (including peer reviewed) and other periodical access (1975 – present).

CountryWatch – Country specific information (overviews, economy, history, politics, etc).

Credo Reference – Search hundreds of reference books in a broad range of subjects.

CQ Researcher – Reports on political, economic, and social issues.

eBooks (Ebsco) – Search and view the full text of ebooks on a variety of subjects

Ebook Central (ProQuest) – e-Book collection on multiple subject areas.

Encyclopedia Britannica – Encyclopedia Britannica, the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, World Atlas, Country Comparisons, and more.

Films on Demand – Digital Education Video (must be accessed through MyCampus Portal)

Gale Virtual Reference Library – Full text encyclopedias on art, literature, social sciences, history, theater, etc.

History Reference – History, biography, and worldwide events.

JSTOR — Full text archive of multidisciplinary titles

MasterFILE Premier -Periodicals (1975 – present), reference books, primary source documents, & images.

NewsBank– Local, regional and national U.S. newspapers.

Newspaper Source Plus – Full text access to 1,000s of newspapers.

Opposing Viewpoints – Full text research tool for today’s hottest social issues.

RAND– California and U.S. public policy statistics.

Science and Health:

CINAHL Complete (Ebsco) – A comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (Ebsco) – Journal access to nearly 550 titles.

Health Source – Consumer Edition (Ebsco) – Magazines, books, pamphlets, and other reference materials.

MEDLINE – Journal citations indexed by the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

Nursing Reference Center Plus (Ebsco) – Full-text for nursing and allied health reference books, encyclopedias, and periodicals. Includes access to CINAHL Complete.

OVID – Nursing and health premier collections.

Science Full Text Select H.W. Wilson (Ebsco) – Full text for more than 400 journals (1994-present). Coverage includes agriculture & agricultural research, atmospheric science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, chemistry, environmental science, geology, marine biology microbiology, physics and much more.

Science Reference Center (Ebsco) – Full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.


America: History and Life – Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.

Business Source Elite – Journals (1985 – present), includes economics.

CopWare Reference Collection – CA Codes, CA Peace Officers Legal Sourcebook. For off-campus login, create an account using your Yuba College email: or

ERIC– Index of journals and education related documents.

Eureka– Your online career information center, with access to school listings, career information, assessments, and more. Contact the Career Center for login information: 741-6790.

Explora Educator’s Edition (Ebsco) – Highlights content relevant to teachers, including lessons plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.

Explora Secondary Schools (Ebsco) – Full text for popular children’s magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection.

Explora Secondary Schools (Ebsco) – The most complete collection of full-text reference resources available for middle schools.

GreenFile (Ebsco) – All aspects of human impact to the environment. Indexes, abstracts, and some full-text articles.

Literary Reference Center Plus (Ebsco) – Full-text literary reference books/works, full-text literary journals and magazines, literary study guides and literary videos.

MAS Ultra – School Edition – For education students; database used by middle/high schools.

Military & Government Collection – Periodicals pertaining to current news related to the military and government.

Oxford University Press – Full-text encyclopedias on art, literature, social sciences, history, theater, and more.

Political Science Complete (Ebsco) – Full text for more than 520 journals, over 340 full-text reference books and monographs, and over 36,000 full-text conference papers, including those of the International Political Science Association.

PrepSTEP – Core English, math, and science reviews, basic computer skills, high school equivalency center,
ACT, SAT, placement tests, career entrance exam preparations, and more. Register to create your
personal account through Yuba College.

Primary Search (Ebsco) – For education students; database used by elementary schools.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (Ebsco) – Journals (including peer reviewed) limited to psychology & behavioral sciences.

Regional Business News (Ebsco) – Nearly 100 United States and Canadian business publications.

Religion and Philosophy Collection (Ebsco) -World religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.

4N6 – Records of quality drama and speech  performance material, including state and national qualifiers. Username: Yuba18 /Password: 49ers

4n6 Vault: Username: Yuba18 /Password: 49ers