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Recommended URLs for online databases

When including the URL or internet address in a reference for an article from a fulltext database, always use the URL of the main entrance to the service which is easier to reproduce.

The Camosun College Library & your instructors recommend using the following list of URLs:

Databases (the asterisk denotes a current subscription to a database at the Library; all others provide some open access content)


Academic Search Complete*

ACM Digital Library

AIP Journals

American Chemical Society (ACS) Publications

Applied Science & Technology*


BMJ Journals

Cochrane Library

CSIRO journals

Highwire Press

Joanna Briggs Institute



MIT Press - Open Access

OECD iLibrary

Oxford Journals



PubMed Central

Sage Premier*


Wiley Online Library*