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If you're on campus, use the links below to connect to EBSCOhost.
If you're off-campus, log in to elearn, then "enroll" in Library Resources to access EBSCOhost.

How do I get articles for class assignments?

One way to get articles (scholarly, news, trade, and popular) is by searching a database. Emmaus has a number of databases through a company called EBSCOhost.

When you connect with EBSCOhost, select the first service listed, EBSCOhost web.

After this, you can select which databases you want to search. Listed below are the databases we have through EBSCO, and the disciplines they cover.

EBSCOhost Basics

Download a PDF of the basics of EBSCOhost.

EBSCOhost Video Tutorials

Learn how to search EBSCOhost to get the articles you need.

Part 1: Getting to EBSCOhost and choosing a database (1 min, 30 sec)
Learn how to get to the EBSCOhost platform and choose the appropriate database for your research.

Part 2: Advanced search page limiters (1 min)
Limit your results so that you just get full-text articles from scholarly, peer-reviewed journals.

Part 3: Searching for articles (1 min, 30 sec)
Learn the basics of searching for articles on EBSCOhost.

Part 4: EBSCOhost results page (1 min)
Learn to navigate the list of articles and save, export, cite, or email an article.

Directory of Open Access Journals

The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) is an online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals not available in EBSCOhost. 

Click here to search DOAJ for free access to articles on your topic! Searching on DOAJ is very similar to searching on EBSCOhost.

DOAJ journal titles include:
Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory
Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies
Journal of Global Buddhism
Journal of Hebrew Scriptures
Journal of Religion and Society
Middle East Review of International Affairs
South Asian Journal
Studies in Jewish-Christian Relations
... and thousands more!

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EBSCO DatabaseCategory/Discipline
EBSCO DatabaseCategory/Discipline
Academic Search Elite Cross-disciplinary 
AHFS Consumer Medication Information Nursing 
ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials Bible/Theology 
Business Source Elite Business 
Christian Periodical Index Bible/Theology 
Corporate ResourceNet Business 
ERIC (Education Resource Information Center) Education 
European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 History 
Funk and Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia Cross-disciplinary 
Health Source Biology/Nursing 
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Nursing 
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Information Management 
Master-file Premier Cross-disciplinary 
McClatchy Tribune Collection News 
Newspaper Source Plus News 
Primary Search Education 
Regional Business News Business 
TOPICsearch Cross-disciplinary; news 
Vocational and Career Collection Business 
Web News News 
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