Databases for Languages and Linguistics

Best Bets

Languages and Linguistics
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MLA International Bibliography

MLA covers folklore, languages, linguistics, and literature. Provides over one million citations for items from more than 4,400 journals and series published worldwide.

1926-present more info
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)

Provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, and dissertations.

1973-present more info
Communication and Mass Media Complete

CMMC offers cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for more than 620 journals (over 500 in full text), and selected ("priority") coverage of nearly 200 more,

1915-present more info
Mango Languages

Mango Languages is a completely web-based language-learning system that focuses on conversation skills.

Present more info

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Languages and Linguistics
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Academic OneFile

Contains more than 11,000 academic jounals, the majority in full text and peer-reviewed, and podcasts and transcripts from major news sources.

1980-present more info
Academic Search Complete

Provides full text for over 8,500 magazines and journals, including more than 7,300 peer reviewed titles. Indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 12,500 journals.

1980-present more info
Anthropology Plus

Provides citations to articles and essays from over 1,000 journals, monographic series, reports, commentaries, and review essays.

19th century-present more info
ComAbstracts

ComAbstracts primarily indexes scholarly journals but also provides some indexing of scholarly books on communication.

1937-present more info
Education Source

Education Source provides full text access for more than 1,800 journals, as well as indexing and abstracts for thousands more.

1929-present more info
ERIC

Sources include journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and books. Each year approximately 30,000 new records are added.

1966-present more info
NCELA (National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition)

Journal articles, reports, government studies, etc.

1976-present more info
Sociological Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines.

1952-present more info

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Languages and Linguistics
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JSTOR

JSTOR specializes in making available the back issues of academic journals (over 1,000) in a wide variety of humanities and social science disciplines.

Coverage is the beginning of the journal until two to five years ago. more info
Project Muse

Project Muse provides full text access to over 335 journals, and indexing for 200 more in the humanities and social sciences.

1996-present more info

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