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What is a General Database?
General databases are like a shopping mall. They will cover most subjects and index a variety of publications including: scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines.
Academic Search Complete This link opens in a new window
Indexes journals in the social sciences, humanities, general science, multicultural studies and education.
Dates Covered: 1887-present.
OmniFile Full Text Select This link opens in a new window
Multidisciplinary, 100% full-text database providing full text articles, with their accompanying indexing and abstracts.
Dates Covered: 1994-present.
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