Online Resources

Humanities and Social Sciences

These online resources are available from any computer or device with an Internet connection. If you are asked for a username and password, use your JBU username and password (see here for more details).


  • TOP PICK: MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO) 
    1.4 million citations from scholarly materials in the fields of literature, linguistics, and folklore.
  • TOP PICK: Gale Literature FULL-TEXT
    Includes citations and full-text articles from scholarly journals and reference works in the fields of literature, linguistics, and folklore, as well as full-text poems, short stories, speeches, and plays.


Museum Studies Minor

Language Studies

Political Science and Criminal Justice

  • TOP PICK: NexisUni (LexisNexis) FULL-TEXT
    Documents from 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications.
  • CQ Researcher Online FULL-TEXT
    Comprehensive overviews of current social, political, and economic topics.
  • Criminal Justice Collection (Gale) FULL-TEXT
    Articles from academic journals and magazines on topics including law, law enforcement, security, and terrorism.
  • Criminal Justice Database (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Comprehensive database on research related to criminology and criminal justice.
  • Gun Regulation and Legislation (HeinOnline) FULL-TEXT
  • LegalTrac (Gale) FULL-TEXT
    Indexing and selective full-text for all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers.
  • Political Science Database (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Hundreds of leading political science, public policy, and international relations journals.