Quick Reference Resources: Electronic Journals

Many full-text journals are available to IUPUI students, faculty and staff. In addition to the ejournal subscriptions of University Library, the Ruth Lilly Medical Library, and the IU School of Dentistry Library, many of our searchable databases provide access to full-text articles. These databases include EBSCOHost, Expanded Academic ASAP, Lexis-Nexis Universe, Factiva and others.

There are also several Internet sites that provide free access to full-text articles. You will find a selected list of these below.

Please be sure to ask at the Reference Desk if you need help choosing or using a database or website. You may also search the Citation Linker to discover which databases index a specific title. 

  • Directory of Open Access Journals
    This site covers over 1000 free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. It aims to cover all subjects and languages.
  • Doctor's Guide: Journals
    More than 1500 peer-reviewed medical journals, categorized by specialty. Requires free registration.
  • Electronic Journals in the Field of Education
    Offers "links to electronic journals that are scholarly, peer-reviewed, full text and accessible without cost."  
    Contains articles dating back to 1998 from more than 300 magazines and journals. Includes articles on a range of topics, including business, health, society, entertainment, sports and more.
    Provides links to hundreds of medical journals that offer free online articles.
  • Full-Text Psychology-Related Journals
    "All periodicals listed on this page have at least some free full-text articles."
  • HighWire Press
    Free access to biomedical journals. From Stanford University Libraries.
  • Index to Military Periodicals
    Allows searching across hundreds of military publications to retrieve citations for articles.
  • Internet Public Library's Magazines
    Subject-oriented list of serials available for free on the web.
  • Intute:  Science, Engineering and Technology 
  • MagPortal
    Magazines can be searched or browsed by broad subject area. Categories include business; computers & electronics; education & reference; entertainment & leisure; family & home; finance & investment; health; internet; pets & animals; science & technology; society, politics & culture; and sports & recreation.
  • PLoS: Public Library of Science - Journals
  • TechExtra Find articles, key websites, books, the latest industry news, job announcements, ejournals, eprints, technical reports, the latest research, thesis & dissertations and more in Engineering, Mathematics, and Computing.


Last updated by jduvall on 07/06/2012