Databases by Name

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Communication Studies
(Sage)
Full-text source for journals relating to journalism and communication. Yes Yes more information
Historic Documents Collection
(Sage)
Primary sources including presidential speeches, international agreements, Supreme Court decisions, US government reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions arranged chronologically. No No more information
Sabin Americana 1500 - 1926 Primary source documents pertaining to North, Central & South America, the Arctic, Antarctica, & West Indies. Includes original accounts of exploration, pioneering, settlement, the western movement, military actions, Native Americans, slavery & abolition. Yes No more information
Science in Context
(Gale)
Database of full-text articles and multimedia content covering all aspects of science, from earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography. Partial Yes more information
Science Online
(AAAS)
Full-text of the journal Science, 1997 – date. Published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Partial No more information
ScienceDirect
(Elsevier)
ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world's world's science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Drake University provides access to all of the book titles and a majority of the journal titles hosted on this platform, from 1995-present. Yes No more information
SciFinder Scholar Scientific information in journal and patent literature - you must create a user account (see more information) No No more information
Small Business Collection
(Gale)
Database of full-text, scholarly articles in HTML or PDF covering small business research. Yes Yes more information
Social Services Abstracts
(Proquest)
Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Yes No more information
Sociological Abstracts
(Proquest)
This database abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Yes No more information
Sociology (Proquest) Access to the full-text of more than 310 journals in sociology and social work. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. Yes No more information
Springer eBooks, 2010-2018 Collections A collection of electronic books in a variety of subjects. Users have the option to order a personal print copy of ebooks owned by Drake (2010-2018 collections) for $24.99 (regardless of the actual book price). These "MyCopy" books are soft-cover b/w print copies that are mailed to the user’s address. Yes No more information
Springer Journals Full text access (1997-present) to most journals available through Springer. Yes No more information
Statista Online statistics portal providing access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government institutions. Includes many easily-cited authoritative infographics. No No more information
Statistical Abstract of the United States
(ProQuest)
Authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. No No more information
Statistical Datasets
(Data Planet)
Statistical Datasets is a web-based research tool that provides fast and easy access to data from licensed and public domain datasets within a single interface. Yes No more information
Student Resources in Context
(Gale)
Database aimed at high school students offering cross-curricular content aligned to Common Core State Standards. Partial Yes more information
Travax
(Shoreland)
Travel medicine database that is peer reviewed and continuously updated. Contains travel medicine literature and teaching sheets including a collection of country-specific profiles for about 240 countries and territories and a "Travax Report Builder", to produce a custom counseling reports for travelers.**Requires username and password (contact Drake Library Reference). No No more information
Ulrich's Online
(Serials Solutions)
Information about journals, magazines, newspapers and other periodicals. No No more information