Online databases and electronic resources

Journals Indexes

Due to licensing restrictions, usage of online journal indexes and full text journal databases is restricted to current students and academic staff of Eastern College Australia. Non student borrowers are not permitted to use these databases. There are no restrictions on accessing free ebooks or ejournals, and multidisciplinary digital repositories.

For detailed instructions on how to use these databases, please refer to the Resource Centre Instructional Handbook.

Full Text Journals

  • EBSCO host
  • RPC - Religion & Philosophy
  • PBSC - Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Collection
  • ERC - Education
  • PsycARTICLES - American Psychology Association
  • Informit - Collection of Australian databases covering television, Business, Health, Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, and Public Affairs
  • JSTOR - a digital library of academic journals of over 50 disciplines
  • Sage Publications - a digital library of academic journals of over 50 disciplines
  • Brill - a digital library of academic journals, predominantly on the subject of religion - see keys: green for availability
  • Oxford Biblical Studies - a comprehensive resource for the study of the Bible and biblical history
  • GF GreenFile - Environmental Studies abstracts (for "Full text" set Limit)


Journal Availability


Free E-Journals




Free E-Books


Multidisciplinary Digital Repositories