Library Databases - University of Valley Forge

Library Databases


To access these databases, you must be logged in to your MyValleyForge account. Once logged in, click on the “Library Resources” tab on the top right corner.

  • COUNSELING AND THERAPY IN VIDEO currently contains over 700 video titles and over 850 hours of footage on the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
  • CREDO REFERENCE provides full-text access to nearly 3.4 million entries from over 600 reference titles.
  • EBOOK CENTRAL contains over 116,000 full-text e-books in a wide variety of subjects and disciplines. There is a powerful user interface that includes highlighting, bookmarking, and automatic citations.
  • EBSCOHOST is the primary online journal platform at UVF. It contains 27 multidisciplinary and subject-specific databases. Access over 50,000 full-text journal titles and over 130,000 e-books on this platform.
  • FIRST RESEARCH is a Dun & Bradstreet database that provides information on more than 600 industry segments. State Profiles to monitor monthly employment, business, and real estate trends in each of the 50 US states, Washington, D.C., and 10 Canadian provinces are also included.
  • GLOBAL ROAD WARRIOR provides country facts and cultural information for over 175 countries.
  • HOOVER’S ONLINE is a Dun & Bradstreet database that publishes global company, industry, and executive contact information on over 85 million companies, 900 industries, and 100 million people.
  • JSTOR contains the complete archived holdings of over 1,300 scholarly, full-text journals. New titles and disciplines are added regularly.
  • LEXISNEXIS ACADEMIC contains full-text documents from over 45,000 news, business, and legal publications.
  • NAXOS MUSIC LIBRARY allows you to listen to more than 110,000 CDs and 1,500,000 tracks of music. Over 800 CDs are added each month.
  • NAXOS MUSIC LIBRARY – JAZZ allows you to listen to more than 100,000 tracks of jazz music, over 9,000 albums and 32,000 artists.
  • NAXOS SHEET MUSIC provides free access to over 45,000 sheet music titles to download and print.
  • OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS IN CONTEXT contains full-text resources on current issues. This online library investigates current issues and topics from a number of perspectives.
  • OXFORD BIBLICAL STUDIES ONLINE is a comprehensive resource for the study of the Bible and biblical history.
  • OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY is the authoritative source on the evolution and usage of the English language.
  • OXFORD MUSIC ONLINE is an integrated music resource on the web, including the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (second edition), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (second edition) and several new Oxford resources.
  • SALEM LITERATURE contains analytical essays (both classic criticism and original analysis) on authors, works, and themes central to literary study.
  • SALEM SCIENCE provides full-text access to the Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues and Forensic Science reference sets.
  • THEOLOGICAL RESEARCH EXCHANGE NETWORK (TREN) provides free access to over 19,600 theses, dissertations and conference papers in the field of theology.
  • WORLDCAT provides connections to the collections of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide. The SRC’s collection is included in this database.