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Databases for Getting Started
The following databases are good places to
begin research on topics relating to sexuality.
This database provides references, abstracts, or entire articles from more than 8,000 scholarly and general interest periodicals.
A full-text collection of international journals, magazines, newsletters, regional publications, special reports and conference proceedings devoted to women's and gender issues.
Biography in Context
An online encyclopedia of biographical information on people from throughout history and across all disciplines and subject areas.
A database of in-depth reports that explore a single “hot” topic. Topics cover social issues such as affirmative action, Latinos in America, and the immigration debate.
Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic)
Contains the complete text of several major newspapers published in the United States since the 1970s. Included are the New York Times and the Washington Post.
An index to literature in sociology and related disciplines, both theoretical and applied.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text
An index, with some full articles, to the literature of nursing and allied health professions.
Indexes articles in journals, chapters in books, dissertations, and other resources in psychology and the socal sciences.
Health and medicine.
Arts and Humanities Databases
From Off Campus
Most Library online resources can be accessed from off campus by current UD faculty, staff, and students. When using links on these pages, you may be prompted for your UDelNetID and password. If you encounter problems accessing Library databases, e-journals, or e-books, try using the UD proxy login page.