Here are a few recommended free database websites for your home use:
- Directory of Open Access Journals – A online database of peer-reviewed journals.
- Institute of Education Resources (ERIC) – Peer-reviewed education resources.
- Google Scholar – Google’s answer to the free online database search.
- Highwire Press – Online, free full-text articles.
- Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts (LISTA) – Free resources for librarian professionals.
Cassell, K. and Hiremath, U. (2013) Reference and Information Services: An introduction (3rd ed.). Chicago: Neal-Shuman.