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Academic Search Premier is an excellent source of scholarly journals in all academic disciplines. More than 8,000 journals are indexed and full text is provided for more than 4500.

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What is Academic Search Premier?

Academic Search Premier

  • An online database that allows you to search for articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers from many different area of academic study.
  • Contains full text for more than 8,500 journals, including more than 4,600 peer-reviewed titles.

What's Covered?

The Academic Search Premier content covers areas including:

  • business
  • social sciences
  • humanities
  • general academic
  • general science and education.

Most are peer reviewed. Searchable cited references are provided for selected titles.

Coverage: 4,700 full-text journals; 8,200 scholarly journals (index/abstracts)
Years: dates vary
Scholarly Articles? selected
Fulltext Articles? selected
Off-campus Access: Yes
Persistent Article Links? Yes
Vendor/Publisher: EBSCO

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