List of HSU Databases
(listed in order of relevance)

Specialized Databases Related General Databases Electronic Journals Electronic Books Web Sites
Title Brief description
Specialized Databases Top
Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology (Direct) A reference resource on global hymnody, with information on the hymns of many countries and languages, and a strong emphasis on the historical as well as the contemporary.
Oxford Music Online (Direct) Full Text. Includes the Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music, as well as the previous components of New Grove Online: The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, and newly commissioned material. Some musical examples are available in sound.
Naxos Music Library (Direct) The world’s largest online classical music library, Naxos Music Library offers streaming access to over a million recording tracks. In addition to listening to recordings, users can access liner notes, cover artwork, instrumentation, libretti and synopses of over 700 operas, name pronunciations, composer and artist biographies, a glossary of musical terms, and work analysis and details.
Music Index Online (EBSCO) A subject/author guide to music periodical literature published since 1975, covering all styles and genres of music. Cites book reviews, obituaries, news, and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry.
RILM Music Abstracts (Ebsco) Published by Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale, New York, the RILM Abstracts of Music Literature contains citations and abstracts of articles, books, conference proceedings, discographies, dissertations, recordings, Festschriften, films, concert reviews, recording notes and videos.
Related General Databases Top
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) Full Text. Scholarly, multi-disciplinary database covering many areas of academic study including archaeology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, engineering, multicultural studies, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, music, physics, psychology, religion & theology, women's studies, and other fields.
Humanities Source (EBSCO) Full Text Offers worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought through full text articles, original works, interviews, book and performance reviews and more, covering all aspects of the humanities including art, communications, history, literature, music, dance and the performing arts, literary and social criticism, philosophy, religion, and many other topics. Remote access with University network account.
JSTOR (Direct) Full Text. An archive of back issues of scholarly journals in the disciplines of the arts, sciences, humanities, business, and mathematics. No current issues.
MasterFILE Premier (EBSCO) Full Text. Contains periodicals covering general reference, business, education, health, general science, multi-cultural issues and more. Coverage dates back to 1975 and includes reference works, primary source documents, photos, maps, and images.
Article First (FirstSearch) Provides an index of journal articles taken from the table of contents of publications in business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, social sciences, science, and technology.
ECO (FirstSearch) Electronic Collection Online provides bibliographic information for articles from selected scholarly journals covering a broad range of subjects, with links to full text for subscribed content
Electronic Journals Top
HSU Electronic Journals (Direct) Full Text. A search interface allowing the user to find full-text journal subscriptions available to the HSU community from any subscribed database. Search by journal title or by subject area.
Directory of Open Access Journals (Web) Full Text. DOAJ is a comprehensive directory of scientific and scholarly journals, many of which provide free access to full text articles. Covers research in the arts, sciences, literature, law, politics, economics, philosophy, and religion among other topics.
Electronic Books Top
E-books on EBSCOhost (TexShare) Full text. (EBSCO) Full Text. Offers electronic versions of reference, professional and scholarly books (e-books) in a wide variety of subjects. Read the digitized texts page by page or search for specific content.
Web Sites Top
Google Scholar (Web) Provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations.
updated 20151217