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Databases & Periodicals: Databases & Periodicals

Quabbin Media Center's database and periodicals subscriptions.

What Makes a Database a Good Source?

  • Databases contain quality information from a variety of sources
  • Databases compile resources on specific subjects or they can be more general
  • Citations are available in various styles
  • Advanced search options allow user to narrow results 
  • Information is updated frequently


Use Noodletools to accurately cite your sources and keep your research organized.

Art & Music

Fine Arts and Music Collection Web image


Culinary Arts

Hospitality and Tourism

Information Science

Nursing and Allied Health


Vocations and Careers

Home Improvement


General Reference Database

Research In Context Web image  Kids InfoBits Web image

General OneFile Web image  Biography In Context Web image  Britannica School  

Academic OneFile  Elementary  Proquest Research Companion 

JSTOR - Wikipedia  Academic Search Premier - Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library

Social Studies



(click here for the ABC-CLIO login information)

World History In Context Web image  Global Issues In Context Web image  U.S. History In Context Web image  

 Diversity Studies Collection Web image  Religion and Philosophy Collection Web image  

Pop Culture Collection Web image  Communications and Mass Media  Criminal Justice

   Military and Intelligence Opposing Viewpoints  Proquest Heritage Quest  

JSTOR - Wikipedia

News & Magazines

Christmas tour offers 16 stops     Help Center - The Worcester Telegram & Gazette           File:Boston-herald.svg - Wikimedia Commons   

 (email for login info)

   Popular Magazines Web image  The New York Times  News

Boston Globe  


Literature Resource Center Web image

JSTOR - Wikipedia

Health, Science, Phys. Ed.

Science In Context Web image   

Health Reference Center Academic Web image   

Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module Web image

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

Environmental Studies and Policy


Gardening and Horticulture

JSTOR - Wikipedia

Foreign Language

Image result for britannica escolar

Business & Economics


Economics and Theory


Insurance and Liability

JSTOR - Wikipedia