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Undergraduate Student Support: Databases

This library guide strives to provide e-support for undergraduate students at the NWU.

Online Journal Databases

A database is an organised set or body of data / information held within a computer system.  

Online journal databases

  • provide access to information in journals
  • cover all fields of study
  • can be general or subject specific regarding content
  • can be accessed via the websites of academic libraries  

Ask a Librarian

Choose a Database


SAePublications:   articles South-African Content (Recommended)

SA Media:   Newspaper clippings with South-African content (Recommended)

And for international scholarly journals, search:

EDS Search   Advanced Search


For an unlimited choice:

A - Z List of Databases the Ferdinand Postma Library subscribes to

Home-grown digital databases maintained by the Ferdinand Postma Library