Learn More About Finding Databases
When you search for a database
- You search a subset of the electronic resources owned by the Columbia University Libraries
- more than 1,000 reference titles (e.g., the OED, McGraw-Hill Sci Tech, etc.) and databases (e.g., MedLine, ProQuest, Social Science Citation Index, etc.)
- Searching for a database does exclude e-journals, e-books and many CD-ROM titles.
- Databases allow you to search for and access articles, books, dissertations, maps, images, etc.
Search inside each database in the results list individually to find articles, etc.
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