Best-Bet Journal Article Databases
Engine Orange This link opens in a new window
Find books, articles, films, and MORE with a single search, from the SHSU library catalog and a large number of selected databases.
Humanities Source This link opens in a new window
Provides many of the most important academic journals in the humanities. Includes 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.
JSTOR This link opens in a new window
Journals in many areas, such as History, African American Studies, Anthropology, etc.(Also historical pamphlets, 17th-19th centuries, most produced by Britain but pertaining to many countries and peoples. To search these, use Advanced Search and check "Pamphlets.")
Other Journal Article Databases
America: History and Life This link opens in a new window
U.S. and Canadian history, from prehistory to the present. Local, state, and international journals (mostly English-language). Links out to many full-text articles from other databases.
Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection Series I This link opens in a new window
U.S. Hispanic history, literature, and culture, all 50 states, circa 1610-2006. Periodical articles, books, pamphlets, broadsides, and more in full text.
Arts and Humanities Citation Index (part of Web of Science) This link opens in a new window
World's leading arts and humanities journals, as well as key science and social science journals.
OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition This link opens in a new window
Provides indexing, abstracts, and full text for journals in almost all subject areas.
Project MUSE This link opens in a new window
Full-text journals in many disciplines across the sciences and humanities. SHSU subscribes to "Project Muse Premium."
Dissertations & Theses
Dissertations and Theses Full Text This link opens in a new window
Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts (does not include SHSU master's theses). Many are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate download.