Academic Search Premier (Ebsco)

UMass Lowell Library Subscribes to Academic Search Premier.

Academic Search premier is a subscription database which indexes international scholarly publications monthly.  It's academic focus is international universities, covering social science, education, psychology, and other subjects. Publishing formats include academic journals, magazines, newspapers. With back-files to 1990, it covers more than 3 million articles.

Once they are logged in to the UML Library, faculty, staff and students can create their own account in this database which allows them to save searches and add articles to files. 

About Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a general academic subject database providing access and abstracts (i.e., summaries) for more than 3,000 magazines and journals.  Useful features include:

  • Provides the full-text (i.e., complete article) for 1,700 journals covering business, social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, health, and current events
  • Coverage: January 1990 to current date for complete articles; updated daily
  • Searchable by author, title, subject, keyword, and date
  • Searchable using the Spanish language
  • Search results can be limited to academic or scholarly journals providing in-depth research
  • Search results can be limited to complete articles, specific magazines or journals, and specific dates
  • Contains photographs, maps, and flags [under Image Collections]
  • Articles can be printed, saved to a disc, or e-mailed