A-Z Databases

Find the best library databases for your research.


New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
360 GLE | Study Abroad Association This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s) 360 Global Learning Experiences
360 GLE™ is an interactive platform featuring immersive international education learning materials and experiences from all over the world. VR headsets can be used to interact with virtual tours and content, but are not required. For account and general help, please submit a request to 360 GLE's support form.

Login Instructions:
- New users need to SIGN UP and create an account. An "oakton.edu" email address is required.
- Returning users should LOGIN with their oakton.edu email address.
BrowZine (Trial Available Until May 12, 2024) This link opens in a new window
BrowZine provides a browsable search tool for Oakton Library's electronic journals in one location. We value your input! Help us evaluate this trial by completing our BrowZine Feedback survey.
LGBTQ+ Source EBSCO This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s) LGBT Source
Provides scholarly and popular LGBTQ+ publications in full text, plus historically important primary sources, including monographs, magazines, newspapers and videos.
Libby Magazine Collection by OverDrive - NILRC This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s) OverDrive Magazine Collection
Choose from over 4,000 popular magazine titles to borrow through the NILRC Libby/OverDrive Consortium collection. To download and learn how to use the mobile app, see the Libby app site.