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EBSCO Host Research Databases

Publisher: EBSCO

Joined: 2008

Type: Online databases

Content Overview

This collection provides access to eight comprehensive EBSCOhost databases covering a variety of disciplines:
● Academic Search Premier
● Business Source Premier
● MasterFILE Premier
● Newspaper Source
● Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
● Health Source: Consumer Edition

Title Listing

Visit the EBSCO website for a list of titles:

Subject Strengths

  • Academic Search Premier
    A popular resource found in many academic settings worldwide, this resource was designed for the premier researcher, rich with the most valuable, comprehensive multidisciplinary content available.

    Business Source Premier
    The industry's most widely used business research database, this collection features full text and searchable cited references for top journals covering a variety of business disciplines.

    This database provides access to educational literature and resources and provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.

    MasterFILE Premier
    Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier provides full text for magazines, reference books, and primary source documents.

    Newspaper Source
    Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for national U.S. and international newspapers.

    Health Source: Nursing/Academic
    This full-text database offers a trusted source of nursing and allied health literature, covering an array of topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management and medical law.

    Health Source: Consumer Edition
    This database provides a rich collection of consumer health information, including access to full-text consumer health magazines,

    This is an authoritative bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts for biomedical and health journals used by healthcare professionals, nurses, clinicians and researchers.

Service Strengths

● Single resource and single intuitive interface
● Multiple databases can be searched at the same time and many journals can be searched at once
● Clean, clear, intuitive interface with good search facilities
● Saved search facility for repeat search queries
● Good quality, context-sensitive help
● User statistics available online


Usage Guides



Institutions in the following countries can register for access to EBSCO Host Research Databases through the process below:


The following Institutions are eligible for EBSCO Host Research Databases

Registration and Access

Registration for EBSCO Host Research Databases

Each developing country institution eligible for access is required to register to use EBSCO. If you have not used this resource before you may need to check if your institution is registered and identify the contact person who has your access details. To do this, please go to the subscribed resources registration* and select your country and institution.

* Religion and Theology CollectionWhen your institution has paid its subscription through the Kenya Library and Information Services Consortium (KLISC), EBSCO will set up your access and no further registration is necessary. Please contact your Registration Coordinator for more information.

Access Information

Access by fixed, external IP address with username and password access for remote users.

Support/Help Contact

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Some resources are available in other languages, including FrenchSpanish andPortuguese.

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Usage Data Collection

EBSCOadmin enables administrators to generate statistical reports depicting usage, manage authentication, import files and more.  Further information is available via the EBSCO support page.

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