We offer multiple paths to find databases for your research projects. Listed here are three browsable lists of databases. You can also use the search box on the right side of this screen.
If you know the beginning letter of the database you need, or you want to browse all databases, use the alphabet below. Note that these lists are long and unwieldy; the database search box on the right is more efficient.
These pages group databases into broad subject categories. These can be useful to browse when your research topic crosses many disciplines. For more focused lists, use the databases recommended on our Subject guides .
Databases are also listed by the type or format of the materials or resources they index. Examples included databases for conference proceedings, multimedia, newspaper articles, reviews, or statistics. For more focuses lists of databases, use the recommended databases listed on our Subject guides or our detailed find by format pages.
This database is on trial through May 31, 2015. Drama Online provides full-text plays by authors from Aeschylus to the present. You can search by content type, genre, period, author, setting, theme, cast size, and roles. Its Reader can show original pagination, tables of contents, or scholarly annotations, and you can add bookmarks and notes or extract citations or a parts book. Please provide feedback on this database.
The Image Database provides 100,000 images for art, architecture, and design. Includes the Archivison architecture collection as well as images custom selected for courses at Virginia Tech. Create image-based presentations for classroom and professional use. Images can be exported for use in presentation software, such as PowerPoint. Off campus access requires PID/password (not Off Campus Sign In).
The two Artemis Source databases search across large collections of full-text and indexed publications: literature and primary sources. Not only can you search multiple databases in this interface, you can also quickly analyze the results you get. As we continue to purchase or subscribe to literary or primary source databases from Gale, these Artemis databases will increase in documents indexed.