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Articles & Databases

The Pratt Institute Libraries subscribe to more than 70 electronic databases, as well as more than 700 magazines, journals and newspapers in print and electronic formats.  It is important to remember, however, that not all of the journals, magazines and newspapers indexed in the databases are found in our collection. For help getting started with research, see our Research Guides or Ask-A-Librarian.


Databases A-Z
Print Journals at the Pratt Libraries


Research Guides
How to Use Databases
Information Literacy


Databases A – Z

Simply click on the link to a database to enter it.  You will automatically be prompted for your Pratt OneKey username and password when you click on any of the links below from off campus.

= Citations/Abstracts

= Full-Text or Partial Full-Text

ACM Digital Library
Alexander Street Press Video
Art and Architecture Archive
Art Full-Text (now in Art Source)
Art Source
ArtBibliographies Modern (now in ProQuest Art, Design and Architecture Collection)
Artemis Literary Sources
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Berg Fashion Library
BHA: Bibliography of the History of Art
Business Abstracts with Full Text
Business Insights: Essentials
DAAI (Design & Applied Arts Index) - now in ProQuest Art, Design and Architecture Collection)
EBSCO eBook Collection
Education Full-Text
Emerald Library & Info Science and Knowledge Management Collections
Encyclopedia Americana
Encyclopedia Britannica
Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, Third Edition
Film & Television Literature Index
Gale Academic OneFile
Gale General OneFile
Gale Virtual Reference Library
General Science Full Text
Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia
Guide to Reference
Health Reference Center Academic
Humanities Full-Text
InfoTrac Newsstand
Library Literature & Information Science Full-Text
Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective (1905-1983)
Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts - Users must create an account with a valid email address. See the guide for details.
Please click here to create a personal account
MLA International Bibliography
National Newspaper Index
New Book of Knowledge
New York State Newspapers
The New York Times (1851-2011) with Index
OmniFile Full-Text Mega
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Oxford Art Online
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
Project MUSE
ProQuest Art, Design and Architecture Collection
Reader’s Guide Full-Text
Readers’ Guide Retrospective (1890-1982)
Redbooks Academic Edition
Sanborn Maps: current maps onsite access only  
Sanborn Maps (1867-1970) - Geo Edition New York
Social Explorer
Social Sciences Full-Text
StyleSight (now WGSN) - users must create a WGSN account here
Taylor & Francis Online
Underground and Independent Comics
Urban Land Institute Case Studies
Urban Studies Abstracts
Vogue Archive
WGSN (formerly StyleSight) - users must create a WGSN account here
WWD (Women's Wear Daily) Archive
WorldCat (FirstSearch)
WorldCat Local

Print Journals

Search for print journals by title via PrattCat


Search for periodicals on microform via PrattCat