Academic Search Premier

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Alternate title

EBSCOhost (Academic Search Premier)

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Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database designed specifically for academic institutions. With a large collection of peer-reviewed full-text journals, the database offers information in nearly every area of academic study including: computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and many more.


Help is available via a link in the upper right corner of every screen.

For help using these indexes see: How do I find an article on my topic?

User tools and features

  • Journal alerts and Search history alerts.
  • Compatible with RefWorks.
  • Saved searches. Free My EBSCOHost account required.
  • A visual search tab allows the user to search efficiently across broad subjects, and then returns a visual map of results, organized by topic.
  • iPhone and Android applications.

Updating frequency



Scholarly journals, magazines, several major newspapers, and a limited number of books, conference proceedings, and government publications.

Type of coverage

Indexing with abstracts and full-text or full-image content for many titles.

Print counterpart or
related resources

Some individual journals are also published in print format and can be found using QuickSearch.

Producer/content provider

Various publishers.

Vendor/electronic presentation provider