Gale online databases

Gain access to tens of thousands of verified and citable journals, articles, ebooks, magazines, and videos through Gale online resources. Choose from subject-specific databases such as culinary arts, communications and mass media, and environmental studies. You can be confident that you’re getting current, accurate information. Citation, highlighting, and notes tools help to make research easy and enjoyable.


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Look here for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly.


Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields.

Books and Authors

By leveraging our entire award-winning What Do I Read Next? collection, patrons, and students alike can be sure that their next big read comes with a BIG recommendation.


Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields.

Business Insights: Global

Case studies, articles and robust data sets coupled with references and analytic tools.

Chilton Library

Get online access to the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs. Includes unique data for each specific vehicle; step-by-step service and repair procedures, vacuum and wiring diagrams, ASE test prep, and more.

Communications and Mass Media

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields.

Computer Science

Use this collection to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

Criminal Justice

Key subjects covered in the database include law, law enforcement, security, and terrorism.

Culinary Arts

150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines are gathered here, with thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Diversity Studies

Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more.


Gale eBooks is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Economics and Theory

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more.

Educator’s Reference

This database covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty — such as technology, bilingual education, health education, and testing. This collection also covers issues in administration, funding, and policy.


Search this online resource to learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and websites.

Environmental Studies

Multimedia coverage of environmental issues, including health care and climate change.

Environmental Studies and Policy

Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more.

Fine Arts

Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields.

Gardening and Horticulture

More than 50 industry journals are compiled here for farmers, landscape architects, and biotechnologists, covering practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies.

Gender Studies

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more.


This collection features thousands of publications with full-text articles, more than 124,000 National Public Radio (NPR) audio files complete with transcripts, 300 current Fodor’s travel guides, and links to thousands of video files including shows like the Today Show, NBC Nightly News, NRO TV and Meet the Press.

Health and Medicine

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

High School Edition

Access to age-appropriate, authoritative digital content for middle- and high-school students to use for classroom assignments on a range of subjects from science, history, and literature to political science, sports, and environmental studies.

High School in Context

An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a wide array of subjects. This database merges the authoritative and updated reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted websites.

Home Improvement

A collection of articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more.

Hospitality and Tourism

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more.

Information Science

The database offers coverage of topics including information infrastructure, metadata architecture, publishing, and more.

Informe Académico en Español

Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

Insurance and Liability

Academic journals and trade publications that cover the insurance industry and topics such as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more. This database offers content of interest to individual property owners and multinational corporations alike.

Kids InfoBits

This collection is designed especially for beginning researchers in kindergarten through grade 5 and covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports, and more.


This collection Covers U.S. cases, laws, regulations and legal practice, plus international law.


Literary works, biographies, images, and much more for the student of literature.

Middle School

Designed for student researchers in sixth through eighth grades, this database includes nearly 300 topic pages and overviews in literature, science, social studies, U.S. history, and world history.

National Geographic Kids

Fun, substantive content takes kids 6-14 on adventures in science, nature, culture and space.


The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources.

Nursing and Allied Health

Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more.

Opposing Viewpoints

This resource explores opposing sides of the most important issues, helping learners to develop information literacy and critical thinking skills.

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

Pop Culture Studies

This collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. The database offers useful information for researchers in social science, history, art, or liberal arts courses.

Popular Magazines

The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources.


This collection of 200 full-text periodicals gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions, and how the human mind develops—and diminishes—over time

Science Collection

Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.

U.S. History

Scholarly journals and magazines, updated daily, that can be used by novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers.

U.S. History in Context

Academic articles, videos, primary documents, and more on topics in U.S. history.

Udemy Online Courses

Explore thousands of self-paced online courses taught by experts. Learn to code, prep for IT certifications, sharpen your leadership skills, produce a podcast, increase office productivity, tap into your creativity, and more.

Vocations and Careers

Vocations and Careers provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career.

War and Terrorism

Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more.

World History

Access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. The database offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.