The SNU Library purchases database access for the students, faculty, and staff of Southern Nazarene University. These links will open in a new window, so be sure pop-up blocking software is not preventing them from opening properly. The databases we currently purchase access to are:
- 360 Core
Search by journal title to find databases where the SNU Library has access to a specific journal title! Includes SNU Library's print and electronic periodical collections.
- American Chemical Society Journals
Provides access to over 30 peer-reviewed journals and magazines, 90,000 pages of additional material culled from the Web, and searchable access to 3 million pages of original chemistry dating back to 1879.
- Biblical Archeology Society: Online Archive
Contains all of the editorial content of Biblical Archaeology Review from 1975-present. Bible Review and Archaeology Odyssey as well as five of BAS's best-selling books.
- Credo Reference
Features over 500 full-text reference titles available in a wide variety of subjects.
Provides cultural reports and demographic data for more than 200 countries on topics such as land and climate, history, personal appearance, greetings, gestures, family, diet, holidays, economy, education, health, events, and trends.
Provides access to over 100,000 ebooks in 16 different subject databases like nursing, psychology, literature, and education.
A massive collection of databases providing access to thousands of publications such as journals, biographies, primary source documents, reference books, photos, maps, etc.. Topics covered include religion, nursing, clinical pharmacology, animals, education, consumer health, various medical disciplines, literature, military, government, psychology, business, music literature, sport and fitness, social, political and economic issues, etc.
- Encyclopædia Britannica
Features the complete Encyclopædia Britannica Online plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopædia, and the Britannica Book of the Year.
- Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization
Provides reference works on the history and impact of Christianity from the viewpoint of 350 international scholars from 24 countries.
Provides access to dozens of databases and more than 10 million full-text and full-image articles. Includes listings in the SNU and area library catalogs.
- Films on Demand
Provides provides over 6,000 educational films which can be used in face-to-face classrooms or streamed for online instruction.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
This database is updated regularly and includes encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources.
- International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
Provides transcriptions and literal translations of foreign language texts into English of opera arias and art songs. All material on the site is considered in the public domain according to United States copyright law.
Provides access to scholarly journals covering, but not limited to, such topics as art and art history, biological sciences, education, philosophy, political science, and sociology.
- Literature Criticism Online
The largest curated online collection of literary criticism in the world, this resource brings together 10 acclaimed multidisciplinary series representing a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres.
- Mergent Online
This state-of-the-art product provides Internet-based access to the most detailed, accurate and comprehensive global company database available, including US and international company data, industry and country reports, equity pricing, etc.
- Naxos Music Library
Contains music recordings from over 640 music labels and includes both classical and world music, libretti and opera synopses, and more than 40,000 composer and artist biographies.
Includes full text of hundreds of US and world-wide newspapers, magazines, and newswires, major broadcast transcripts, campus news (including the Chronicle of Higher Education), patents, federal and state case law, detailed financial data for 43 million US and international companies, SEC filings, and business and trade publications.
- Oklahoma Online
Provides access to American Indian Materials, Oklahoma History and Culture, Oklahoma, and Oklahoma Science and Technology.
- Oklahoman Archives
Contains searchable digital facsimiles of 100+ years of the newspaper. Browse by date or keyword across articles, advertisements, and photo captions.
- Opposing Viewpoints
Provides information on current topics/events and includes pro/con essays, topic overviews, primary and secondary sources, court case reviews, statistical info, articles, and biographies of social activists and reformers.
Provides access to 24 core nursing journals as well as the Journal of Strength & Conditioning for kinesiology.
- Oxford English Dictionary Online
Is the world's most comprehensive dictionary of the English language. It traces the development of English from the earliest records to the present day.
- Oxford Reference Online
Contains over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press as well as the Oxford Companions series and the Oxford Dictionary of Quotes.
Provides access to international literature in psychology and related disciplines.
Provides access to specific journals including: the American Educational Research Journal, The American Journal of Sports Medicine, American Sociological Review, Business & Professional Communication Quarterly, The Expository Times, International Journal of Business Communication, Intervention in School & Clinic, Music Educators Journal, SAGE Open, and Sports Health.
- The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database (In the library only)
Contains information on 27,000 voyages of Africans across the Atlantic to the Americas that occurred from 1585-1866.
- Tulsa Campus Research Journal, Innovation & Empowerment (I&E)
Provides access to original research and special papers of SNU-Tulsa faculty, students, and friends.
Allows researchers to search the holdings of other libraries and request materials via interlibrary loan.