Databases Beginning with 'B'


Biography and Genealogy Master Index (Gale)

This index contains citations that point to over 15 million biographies on nearly 5 million people, living and deceased, from all time periods, geographical locations, and fields of endeavor.

Resource Types: Reference

Subjects: General and Multidisciplinary; Languages and Literature


Biography in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on the world's most influential people including authoritative reference content, periodicals and multimedia for searching people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Resource Types: Reference

Subjects: General and Multidisciplinary; History; Languages and Literature; Reference; Social Sciences


Biological & Agricultural Index Plus (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text articles from over 100 journals dating back to 1997, indexing and abstracts of more than 380 publications covering agriculture and agricultural research, atmospheric science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, chemistry, environmental science, geology, marine biology microbiology, physics and more.

Subjects: Biology; Forestry and Agriculture; Science and Technology


Book Review Index Plus (Gale) - Full Text

Comprehensive online guide to book reviews that includes more than five million review citations from thousands of publications, with linking to more than 630,000 full-text reviews.

Subjects: Art, Architecture, and Applied Arts; Biology; Business and Economics; Criminal Justice; Education; Environmental Sciences


Books in Print Professional (with reviews) (Bowker) - Full Text

In-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming book, audio, & video titles featuring full-text previews and reviews of titles - reviews are from CHOICE, Library Journal, School Library Journal, Research & Reference Book News, University Press Book News, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, Booklist, Quill & Quire, Horn Book Guide, Horn Book Magazine, and more. Includes cover images, author biographies, annotations, etc.

Resource Types: Books; Reference

Subjects: General and Multidisciplinary; Languages and Literature; Reference


Britannica Online Academic Edition (Britannica) - Full Text

Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools providing comprehensive, relevant materials for thorough research for college-level learners, researchers and faculty.

Resource Types: Reference

Subjects: General and Multidisciplinary; Reference


Business Abstracts with Full Text (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995 covering a wide range of specialties.

Subjects: Business and Economics; Marketing and Advertising


Business Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice. Reports on the activities of companies and industries worldwide through business and trade publications, complemented by a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers

Subjects: Business and Economics


Business Economics and Theory Collection (Gale) - Full Text

Focuses on topics in economics and related fields with an emphasis on titles indexed in the American Economic Association's EconLit bibliography.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles

Subjects: Business and Economics


Business Insights: Global (Gale) - Full Text

International business intelligence offering case studies, in-depth statistical data coupled with deep research, with the ability to compare global economies, countries and industries.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers; Reference

Subjects: Business and Economics


Business Source Elite (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text for over 1,000 business publications with information dating back to 1985. Includes more than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor.

Subjects: Business and Economics; Marketing and Advertising