Databases by Name


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Academic OneFile
Article database including full-text and abstracts of scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals covering topics in the areas of current events, general sciences and technology, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Yes Yes more information
Academic Search Premier
Scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 6,000 full-text periodicals, including more than 2,800 peer-reviewed journals. Partial No more information
Academic Video Online
(Alexander Street Press)
A single cross-searchable repository of Alexander Street Press online video titles currently available to Drake users. This includes American History in Video and World History in Video Yes No more information
AccessPharmacy A curricular resource - select a core curriculum topic, browse by organ system, review textbooks, or search across leading pharmacy online references. Yes No more information
AccessScience Access to authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology from Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Yes No more information
ACS Publications Full-text articles from 32 journals published by the American Chemical Society. No No more information
African American Studies Center Online
Collection of articles focusing on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture. Limit of 5 simultaneous users. No No more information
African-American Experience
Encyclopedia of information about African American life and experiences. No No more information
African-American Historical Serials Collection
Includes African American periodicals, annuals and reports published from 1829-1922 including materials from African American religious organizations and social service agencies. Partial No more information
AMA Manual of Style Full text of the 10th edition with extensive search and browse options, policy updates made in real time, an SI conversion calculator, and learning and training resources. No No more information
America: History and Life
Index to the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Partial No more information
American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955
Searchable, open access database of dissertations from 1933-1955. Partial No more information
American Fiction, 1774-1920
Primary source archive of prose fiction written by Americans from the political beginnings of the United States through World War I. No Yes more information
American History in Video
(Alexander Street Press)
Historical coverage from the early history of Native Americans to the 1988 Vicennes Affair in the Persian Gulf. Biographical coverage ranges from eighteenth century to modern day figures. Yes No more information
American Politics: Campaign Newspapers
Digitized newspapers from over 30 states covering political campaigns and issues from 1803-1876. No No more information
Annual Reviews Collection of critical reviews written by leading scientists in 40 disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics. Yes No more information
APA Style CENTRAL Resource designed to assist students, instructors and researchers in the education and proper application of APA Style formatting rules and offers expert tools and guidance on the scholarly writing and research processes. NOTE: If you wish to add or save a reference, or work in the Writing Center, you will need to create a personal account. You do not need a personal account to access the Learning and Research Centers. Browsers: Works best with Firefox, Chrome, or Safari for Mac OS. Internet Explorer is NOT recommended. No No more information
Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History & Culture Since 1940
Archive of primary sources covering social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. No Yes more information
Art & Architecture Complete
Full-text coverage, indexing and abstracts and an image collection of over 63,000 images. Subjects include antiques, art and art history, interior and landscape design, etc Partial No more information
Artemis Primary Sources
Combines Gale primary source databases into one searchable environment. No No more information
Index of articles from the contents pages of journals in business, science, humanities, social sciences, medicine, technology and popular culture. Partial No more information
Arts & Humanities Citation Index
(Web of Science)
A multidisciplinary database indexing nearly 1,160 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals, as well as relevant items from more than 6,800 major science and social science journals. Coverage: 1975-present. Yes No more information
ARTStor Over one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with software tools for teaching and research. Partial No more information
ASHP eBooks Collection ASHP eBooks Library is a source for pharmacy-specific clinical and management information. No No more information
Associated Press: News Features & Internal Communications
An archive of primarily 20th-Century news materials that provide original perspectives on historical events around the world. Includes news features dating from 1940 and internal AP publications dating from the turn of the century. No Yes more information
Associated Press: U.S. City Bureaus Collection
This collection offers access to records from the AP's Atlanta, Austin, Birmingham, Chicago, Dallas, Miami, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh bureaus, dating from 1931 to 2004. No Yes more information
Associated Press: Washington, D.C. Bureau Collection
Searchable digital collection including records from the Washington, D.C., bureau office of the Associated Press dating from 1952—2009. No Yes more information
ATLA Religion Database
Indexes journal articles, book reviews, and essays in all fields of religion, with coverage from 1949 and some retrospective indexing. Partial No more information
Filmakers Library Online
(Alexander Street Press)
Collection of over 1,400 international documentary films made from 1974 to the present by independent filmakers from all over the world. They are feature length films, providing hundreds of hours of viewing and transcripts that scroll as the video plays. Yes No more information
Latino-American Experience
The Latino American Experience (LAE) is a full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. No No more information
Music & Performing Arts Subscription Channel
(Alexander Street Press)
Music and performing arts resources, spanning all time periods, encompassing a wide range of formats (including scores, reference, and high definition audio and video). Yes No more information
Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice, 4e
Full text ebook available on the AccessPharmacy platform. Yes No more information
PharmacyLibrary from American Pharmacists Association (APhA) features content from APhA's authoritative textbooks, an interactive NAPLEX review, case studies, and active learning exercises that focus on a variety of practice skills. Yes No more information
PsychiatryOnline Premium
The PsychiatryOnline Premium collection covers diagnosis and differential diagnosis, case vignettes to bring abstract concepts to life, multidisciplinary treatment guidelines, the latest research – all within a single search and navigation interface that integrates journals and books. Partial No more information
Science Online
Full-text of the journal Science, 1997 – date. Published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Partial No more information
World History in Video
(Alexander Street Press)
Contains a wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow you to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late 20th century. Videos are global in scope, and capture longer-term and multiple perspectives, so you can make connections across cultures and over time. Yes No more information