Online Resources

Resources by Type

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.

 

 

Multi-Disciplinary Databases

WorldCat 
Books and articles from the JBU Library and libraries worldwide.

       

ProQuest Central
Academic journals and other authoritative sources for all disciplines. 20,000+ publications.

 


Gale Academic OneFile
Academic journals and other authoritative sources for all disciplines. 9,000+ publications.

 

     

 

 

JSTOR Journals
Complete back issues of nearly 400 journals, specializing in older titles in the humanities.

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eBooks & Print Books

  • Credo Reference FULL-TEXT
    800+ reference books in all disciplines.
  • Ebook Central (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    66,000+ full-text e-books.
  • EBSCOhost Audiobook Collection FULL-TEXT
    Audiobooks downloadable to iOS or Android devices.
  • EBSCOhost E-books FULL-TEXT
    168,000+ full-text e-books.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library FULL-TEXT
    50 reference books in all disciplines.
  • JBU Catalog
    Find books and other materials held at the JBU Library.
  • JSTOR Open Access eBooks FULL-TEXT
    A growing collection of scholarly monographs from major university presses across multiple disciplines, mainly in the humanities and social sciences. No login required.
  • Salem Press Online FULL-TEXT
    Critical Surveys of Long & Short Fiction; Masterplots; Milestone Documents in History; Encyclopedias of Global Resources, Global Warming, and the Solar System.
  • Springer E-book Collection FULL-TEXT
    8,000+ ebooks in math, science, engineering and medicine
  • WorldCat
    Find books and articles from the JBU Library and libraries worldwide.

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Encyclopedias & Reference 

  • Britannica Online FULL-TEXT
    Encyclopedia Britannica, with links to sound and video clips.
  • Credo Reference FULL-TEXT
    800+ reference books in all major disciplines.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library FULL-TEXT
    50 reference books covering a variety of disciplines.
  • LexisNexis Academic FULL-TEXT
    Documents from 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications.
  • Nations of the World Online FULL-TEXT
    Profiles, economic indicators, and risk assessments for 235 countries.
  • ProQuest Career & Technical Education FULL-TEXT
    Vocational and career search information covering a variety of fields. 
  • Salem Press Online FULL-TEXT
    Critical Surveys of Long & Short Fiction, Masterplots, Milestone Documents in History, Encyclopedias of Global Resources, Global Warming, and the Solar System.
  • World Book FULL-TEXT (On-campus access only)
    Encyclopedia, primary documents, and related reference resources.

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Writing/English Language Reference Resources

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Newspapers & Current Events

  • Canadian Newsstand Complete FULL-TEXT
    Full-text of over 190 Canadian newspapers.
  • Chronicle of Higher Education Online FULL-TEXT
    10-year archive of the print journal. E-mail library@jbu.edu for username and password or see Journal Titles for other access options.
  • CQ Researcher Online FULL-TEXT
    Comprehensive overviews of current social, political, and economic topics. 
  • Ethnic NewsWatch (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and independent presses.
  • Global Breaking Newswires (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Breaking news from around the world.
  • InfoTrac Newsstand (Gale) FULL-TEXT
    Full-text access to U.S. & world newspapers and other news media.
  • International Newsstream (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Current and archival coverage of major newspapers, newswires, and news sites outside the U.S. and Canada.
  • LexisNexis Academic FULL-TEXT
    Documents from 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications.
  • SIRS Issues Researcher
    Background and analysis on 350+ leading issues, providing pros and cons on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues.
  • US Newsstream (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Includes access to over 1300 full-text newspapers, news websites, and blogs from across the United States.

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Image Collections

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Video

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Audiobooks

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Government Information & Statistics

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Conference Papers & Proceedings