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Best Counseling Databases
Best Bet Search from over 4 million journal articles, book chapters, books and other research on psychology.
Search from over 200,000 articles on Psychology. This database is smaller, but easier to search than PsycInfo.
Academic Search Complete
Best Bet Find scholarly research for any subject using the world's largest academic multi-disciplinary database.
Find scholarly research on any subject. Connect Google Scholar with full text links from NIU Libraries in Settings > Library Links.
Scopus is a large interdisciplinary database that also provides author, publication and journal metrics like citation counts, author citation records and the Cite Score.
Web of Science
Find the most cited articles on any subject.
Educational Aspects of Counseling
ERIC is the largest database of educational resources and research in the world, containing over 1.8 million journal articles, conference papers, official reports, theses, etc. Coverage is 1996 to present. Full Text.
OVID is the same search platform as PsycInfo
Sociological Aspects of Counseling
Includes indexes and abstracts for articles in sociology and related disciplines in 20,000 journals in 30 different languages. Doctoral dissertations and book reviews are also included. Includes some full text. Coverage is 1963 to the present.
Medical Aspects of Counseling
An immense database produced by the National Library of Medicine. International coverage of more than 3,500 journals covering all areas of biomedical research. Coverage is 1965 to the present.
ProQuest Digital Dissertations
Find doctoral dissertations and master's theses completed at over 1,000 accredited colleges and universities worldwide.