Search all research databases available via the library's EBSCOHost service, indexing journal articles and other research publications in all fields.
EBSCOHost will search the following databases concurrently: Academic Search Premier, America: History & Life, Anthropology Plus, Art & Architecture Complete, Book Review Digest Retrospective: 1903-1982, Business Abstracts with Full Text, Business Source Premier, Chicano Database, CINAHL Plus with Full Text, Communication & Mass Media Complete, Criminal Justice Abstracts, Current Biography Illustrated, eBook Collection, EconLit, Education Full Text, ERIC, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, General Science Full Text, GreenFILE, Historical Abstracts, Humanities Full Text, Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print, Military & Government Collection, MLA International Bibliography, Music Index, OmniFile Full Text Mega, Philosopher's Index, PsycINFO, Public Administration Abstracts, Readers' Guide Full Text Mega, Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982, Regional Business News, Social Sciences Full Text, Audiobook Collection
Gale Onefile features access to a wide range of full-text titles, indexes, and abstracts from prestigious general-interest sources. It integrates magazines, newspaper articles, children's magazines, almanacs, encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference books, and more.
Users will find articles on current events, business and industry trends, arts and sciences, popular culture, sports, hobbies, and more.
PsycINFO provides access to abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations. It is provides peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health, and contains citations and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s.
PsycINFO is indexed with controlled vocabulary from APA's Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms®. Included is information on the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, technology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law and others. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from periodicals in dozens of languages.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Please contact your librarian liaison for the username and password during the library's trial access. Choose a database from one of the following three: American Indian Histories and Cultures, American Indian Newspapers, Race Relations in America
Collection titles currently available: American Indian Histories and Cultures, American Indian Newspapers, Race Relations in America
Contact your liaison librarian for the username and password during the library's temporary/trial access. At the login screen, choose "American Indian Histories and Culture" from the options.
Manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals. (Approximately 5000 items, including 124 focused on California.)
Academic eBooks related to diversity, anti-racism, ethnic studies, disability studies, gerontology & age studies, migration studies, gender and sexuality studies, cultural studies, and religious studies
Trial subscription collection from EBSCO for January-February 2022. Curently over 5000 academic book titles are included. The vendor indicates outside resources and scholarship are utilized to ensure that the collection remains up to date and aligned with current research.
Online collection covering cultures, traditions, social treatment, and lived experiences of a variety of ethnic and cultural groups in the U.S. Includes scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers,biographies, primary sources, as well as videos and ebooks.
With its curated full-text materials, Ethnic Diversity Source is essential to support the study of African Americans, Arab Americans, Asian Americans, European Americans, Jewish Americans, Latinx Americans, Multiracial Americans, and Native Americans, among others, with respect to their cultures, traditions, social treatment, and lived experiences. Scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, historical documents, and biographies are complemented by primary sources, such as speeches and interviews. Complete with robust collections of videos and e-books, Ethnic Diversity Source creates a dynamic research experience for students and researchers.
Full-text articles published from 1934-2005 from one of the oldest and most influential African American newspapers in the U.S.
From its earliest beginnings when it urged African
Americans not to “spend your money where you can’t work,”
the Los Angeles Sentinel has exposed prejudice, promoted
social change, and empowered the black community.
By accessing more than 70 years of cover-to-cover
reporting, today’s readers view the Depression through the
eyes of African Americans in the 1930s. They can follow
the grass-roots struggle against the racially restrictive
housing covenants of the 1940s. Researchers can
follow Roy Wilkins’ column, “The Watchtower,” and see
how he attacked efforts to label civil rights activists as
“communists” during the Cold War. Today, this independent
publication continues to cover community and world issues
from the unique cultural perspective of the Los Angeles
African American community
Full-text of documents from the War Relocation Authority (1942-1946) from 10 relocation campus.
These records of Japanese American internment in World War II include reports and correspondence on issues such as security, education, health, vocational training, agriculture, food, and family welfare.
Contact your liaison librarian for the username and password during the library's temporary/trial access. At the login screen, choose "Race Relations in America" under "Collection." Contains documents from the Fisk University Race Relations Department and annual institute from 1943-1970.
Based at Fisk University from 1943-1970, the Race Relations Department and its annual Institute were set up by the American Missionary Association to investigate problem areas in race relations and develop methods for educating communities and preventing conflict.
Documenting three pivotal decades in the fight for civil rights, this resource showcases the speeches, reports, surveys and analyses produced by the Department’s staff and Institute participants, including Charles S. Johnson, Dr Martin Luther King, Jr., and Thurgood Marshall.
Search for articles from a very large but selected database of academic journals. Also includes robust citation tracing and research metrics.
New article research and citation database under review by CSU Stanislaus in 2020. Potential for replacement to Web of Science Core Collection as a citation tracing and research metrics tool for 2023 and beyond.