Research Databases (A-Z)
Academic Search Complete
This multidisciplinary database is a good place to start your research. It covers popular, professional, and scholarly sources.
ACLS Humanities E-Book
Search here for e-books by keyword or author. You can also browse by title, author, or subject.
Produced by the American Theological Library Association (ATLA), coverage in this database begins in 1908. Full text is provided for more than 300 journals selected by leading religion scholars.
Business Source Complete
This is the go-to database for business information including company profiles and SWOT analyses.
Chronicle of Higher Education
The major news service for academic affairs. The Chronicle is published every weekday online and in print 42 weeks of the year. The library also has a print subscription.
This database provides indexing of the top nursing and allied health literature available, including nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses Association.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
This is the premier database for communications and mass media. It covers both professional and scholarly journals.
CQ Researcher provides in depth coverage of current events and issues. Original reports are searchable or browsable by topic or date.
Credo brings together information from 100+ reference sources. You can search everything in the Credo library, search only a specific subject, or search within a single reference source.
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
This comprehensive database includes bibliographic records and full text of the essential journals related to criminal justice and criminology from 500+ journals.
EBSCO eBooks Academic Collection
This collection of e-books includes approximately 150,000 titles in all academic subject areas. Search by title or author for specific books, or search by subject or keyword to find books on a specific topic. All of the e-books in this collection are available in full text.
Education Research Complete
Education Research Complete, the premiere database for education covers all levels from early childhood to higher ed. It includes full text for 1300+ journals and 500+ books and conference papers.
The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) contains more than 1.5 million records and links to hundreds of thousands of full-text documents for education dating back to 1966. It includes records for a variety of source types, including journal articles, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, and policy papers.
Films on Demand
This streaming video collection offers curriculum focused content for the Business, Communications, Education, Health, the Humanities, Math, Medicine, Psych, Sociology, and more.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
This encyclopedia database gives basic information about a variety of topics students may research. Some but not all of the articles contain pictures or graphics.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of Gale reference eBooks that we own, categorized by subjects: Business; Education; Environment; History; Law; Library Science; Medicine; Nation and World; Religion; Science; Social Science; & Technology.
Global Road Warrior
This database from World Trade Press is dedicated to excellence in giving country information with discussion about 175 countries and 121 topics for each of the countries. It emphasizes a country's culture, history, language, education, and global travel.
GreenFILE covers the connections between the environment and agriculture, education, law, health and technology. The database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 800,000 records and full-text scholarly journals.
HealthSource - Consumer Edition
This collection of consumer health information provides access to full-text consumer health magazines and reference books. It also includes searchable full text for current health pamphlets.
HealthSource - Nursing/Academic Edition
This edition of Health Source provides access to full-text scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines including nursing and allied health journals.
HeinOnline is a law and business database, covering the history of American law and important law cases. This trial also includes Fastcase Premium and focuses on Pennsylvania materials. For easier retrieval of articles using their proprietary search engine, follow this link: https://heinonline.org/HOL/PathFinder?collection=journals&selectpath
This multidisciplinary database, from Stanford University is a good place to start your research. All of the articles are from peer-reviewed, scholarly journals, and most are available in full text.
Humanities International Index
Humanities International Index provides citations and abstracts to articles, essays, reviews and other reference sources in the humanities.
JSTOR is a multidisciplinary archive of scholarly works. It is a good database for researchers of art history, history, literature and religious studies.
Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts
LISTA provides abstracts and citations to the leading journals in library and information science with some links to full text articles.
Use MarketResearch.com to find demographic and psychographic information for marketing and examples of marketing plans for service or product types.
MAS Ultra - School Edition
MAS Ultra collects articles from magazines, biographies, and reference books aimed at high school students. Select reading level under "Limit your results."
Military & Government Collection
This database offers current news about the military and US government agencies. Abstracts are available for the leading academic journals in the field with many full text articles.
Newspaper Source Plus
This newspaper source database provides searchable, full text access to almost 200 national, international and regional newspapers. Transcripts from major TV news networks are also provided.
New York Times
Through Cabrini University's partnership with The New York Times, students, staff and faculty have unlimited access to each day’s global breaking news, at NYTimes.com, on campus or off and from any device. Additional access can be acquired by registering at New York Times in Education.
Nexis Uni (formerly known as LexisNexis)
Nexis Uni provides full text to major US and world publications including news wires, tv and radio broadcasts, legal publications, SEC filings, company reports, and blogs from trusted news sources.
Oxford English Dictionary
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) provides current and historical definitions of words from the English-speaking world. Variant spellings, etymology, and quotations, are provided.
Peace Research Abstracts
The index contains over 200,000 records from sources such as The Journal of Peace Research, and The Journal of Conflict Resolution.
This database provides full text access to popular magazines for elementary school students as well as the Encyclopedia of Animals. Select lexile level under "Limit your results."
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global: The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection
This is the premiere database for the full text access to dissertations and theses for humanities, social sciences, education, religion, and business.
PsycARTICLES is the premier database for scholarly psychology journals. Limit your results by population group and characteristics for more relevant results.
PsycINFO provides citations and abstracts for scholarly journal articles, book chapters, and dissertations; many have full text. Also useful for business, leadership, sociology, and education.
PsycTESTS is a repository for psychological tests and measures. A wide variety of test types are covered including achievement, aptitude, intelligence and personality tests.
PubMed provides access to citations from biomedical literature, many with links to full text documents.
The Reference Shelf is the online collection of reference materials that Cabrini University owns from Salem Press and Grey House Publishing. The subjects included in this collection are History, Science, and Literature.
Regional Business News
Regional Business News provides full text access for regional business periodicals published in the United States.
Sage Journals Premier
Sage Journals provides citations and abstracts for articles across a variety of disciplines; most have full text.
Social Work Abstracts
Produced by the National Association of Social Workers, the database provides citations and abstracts for the leading social work and human services journals, many with links to full text.
SocINDEX with Full Text
This database provides full text access to hundreds of journals, books, and conference papers. Also covers journals in criminology and criminal justice, religion, and social work.
SportDiscus with Full Text
Providing full-text extensive coverage in the areas of fitness, health, and sport studies, this database is an essential tool for health professionals, researchers, and students.
Statisa is a statistics portal that provides current data on over 80,000 topics from more than 10,000 different sources including agriculture, advertising, health, hospitality, and consumer goods. Ready made tables are available for downloading.
Violence & Abuse Abstracts
This database includes citations and abstracts from sources related to violence including family violence, sexual assault, and emotional abuse.
Wall Street Journal
The Eastern edition of the Journal covers U.S. and international business and economic news. Coverage is full text from 1984 to present. See the Wall Street Journal PDF for further details.
Use this database to find books held by libraries all over the world. Search by title, author, keyword or subject. Books can be requested from other libraries through our interlibrary loan service.