San Jose Library Services
Searching above will take you into Primo and limit your results to Electronic Resources. Primo contains around 80 electronic collections with full-text available for download.
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Research databases contain searchable collections of professional and published content like journal articles. Information distributed through such databases have been reviewed by experts and originate from reliable, accurate, and authoritative sources as compared to internet searches. Searches may yield a citation, abstract, or full text.
- EBSCOhost About ...
EBSCOhost is a powerful online reference that offers multiple collections from leading information providers. More specifically, Western Seminary subscribes to the ATLA Religion Database®, produced by the American Theological Library Association, that includes more than 600,000 article citations from more than 1,700 journals; and to PsycARTICLES® which contains more than 150,000 articles from nearly 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychological Association and the Hogrefe Publishing Group. Besides these two, another 28 additional databases are provided in EBSCOhost on a range of topics.
- ebrary About ...
ProQuest's ebrary offers over 100,000 authoritative ebooks in a wide range of subject areas including anthropology, business & economics, computers & it, education, engineering & technology, fine arts, history, language & literature, law, life sciences, medicine, physical sciences, psychology, religion, and social sciences.
- Alexander Street Counseling Videos About ...
Alexander Street - Counseling and Therapy in Video provides faculty and students with a first-hand look at the realities of working with clients and the challenges associated with putting theoretical concepts into practice. This collection provides a thorough grounding in dozens of therapeutic methods and diagnoses, insight into the human condition, and training in skills such as reflection and empathy while working with specific populations such as veterans and teens. « Source »
- JSTOR About ...
JSTOR is a growing digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. « Source »
- The Chronicle of Higher Education About ...
The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. The newspaper is subscribed to by more than 51,000 academics and has a total readership of more than 215,000. The Chronicle appears weekly during the academic year, less frequently May through August and December (a total of 43 issues a year). « Source »
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In addition to our library, you may check out books at the Santa Clara City Library and Santa Clara University Library across the street from our new site at no additional charge. Other libraries are also listed on this page.
Online Academic Resources
Western provides students with full access from any web connection to five leading religion and psychology databases through EBSCOhost, plus seven other search engines to choose from.
Free Online Theological Journals
Free Online Theological Journals is a rather comprehensive list of around 600 theological journals that are freely available in English on the web. The list is courtesy of Dr. John Jaeger of Dallas Baptist University.
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