Accessing Databases from Home or Off Campus
The following databases can be accessed by faculty and current Lincoln University
students (at the main campus and at The Graduate Center) from home.
Access to databases will require an authentication login.
For full instructions CLICK HERE.
EBSCO Host Select Databases
Provides access to full text articles from various databases listed.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe Provides full text articles on today's news or search back more than 20 years, business,
legal research (federal,state and international legal materials), medical and health and some general references sources.
Collection of primary source information. Articles cover social, economic, environmental,
government, sports, people, the arts, health, and science issues and events. Sources: U.S. regional and national newspapers,
wire services, and broadcasts.
CINAHL - The Cumulative Index for Nursing and Allied Health Literature is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing and allied health journals. Includes access to health care books, nursing dissertations, legal cases, clical tirals, etc. As well as over 610 indexed journals dating back to 1981.
database provides unlimited access to trusted scientific and technical
database collections. It is a comprehensive and highly interactive
resource that allows you to search and extract essential data and
Ethnic News Watch
culture and history from 200 publications of the ethnic minority and
native press with 400,000+ complete articles dating back to 1990.
OmniFile Full Text Mega [formally General Science Index]
has full text articles, page images, article abstracts, and citations
on virtually any subject. Full text of articles from over 1,750
publications and article abstracts and indexing from over 3,500
publications including Education, General Science, Humanities, Readers'
Guide, Social Sciences and Wilson Business all in Full Text. Coverage
back as early as 1982 ensures that every search is as deep as it is
National Network of Libraries of Medicine
Health Information on the Web: Over 270 Links to web resources from the National Library of Medicine
Contains the full text of the biographies from more than 100 print volumes of biographical
reference books published by H.W. Wilson.
JSTOR is a database with scanned images of journal issues as they were originally designed,
printed, and illustrated. JSTOR is not a current issues database. There is a
gap, typically from 1 to 5 years, between JSTOR and most recently published journal issues
PsychARTICLES - Full-text access to 53 of the most respected peer-reviewed psychology journals.
Oxford Islamic Studies Online
This authoritative, dynamic resource brings together the best current scholarship in the field for students, scholars, government officials, community groups, and librarians to foster a more accurate and informed understanding of the Islamic world.
Other useful off-campus databases.
The following databases can be accessed via the Internet without Lincoln ID.
The POWER Library allows you to access thousands of full text periodical articles, newspapers,
a major encyclopedia, plus photographs, pictures, charts, maps, reference materials for young people
and more. You will find materials of interest in most subject areas for all age groups from young
children to adults.
All you need is a Pennsylvania Library Card.
Access Pennsylvania is the largest statewide union catalog that includes the holdings of all types of libraries.
These items can be requested via Interlibrary Loan.
See the Interlibrary Loan page for instructions and limitations.
is an online mapping application created by The Reinvestment Fund and contains over 15,000 indicators related to housing, education, mortgage originations, jobs and more. It’s fast, efficient and captures data in visually powerful ways through custom maps, tables and reports.