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Honors Introduction to Academic Writing: Articles

General Databases

Scholary vs. Non-Scholarly

OpenAthens: authenticate yourself to use our electronic resources!

Through a statewide initiative in coordination with FALSC and other institutions of the Florida College System and State University System libraries, the FAU Libraries is transitioning e-resources authentication from EZproxy to OpenAthens.

OpenAthens is a gateway service that provides access to the FAU Libraries' licensed electronic resources. For the first time, you will have access to the Libraries’ e-resources without needing to be on the Libraries’ website! You can use an Internet search engine like Google or go directly to a publisher’s website to access the Libraries “Athenized” e-resources via FAU Single Sign-On (SSO)!  

Databases for Current Events and
Opposing Viewpoints


Article Databases & Indexes


A database is an index composing of articles, electronic books, statistics, and many sources of information. It can be used to locate publications and other types of information on a given subject. Click on a drop-down tab above or on one of the links below to start searching the databases.



Full-Text Articles

  PDF Full Text

A full-text article is an article whose entire text is available from an electronic database. For example, a full-text article from the July 2002 issue of Scientific American magazine is the exact article word-for-word that appeared in the actual print publication. The layout may not be the same, but the content is.

FAU Databases

A - Z Databases:

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K

L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W

List of Electronic Journals

Last updated on Feb 28, 2022 4:08 PM