ProQuest Central (ProQuest)


ProQuest Central is the largest single periodical resource available, bringing together complete databases across all major subject areas, including Business, Health and Medical, Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Education, Science and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers from around the world.

PROQUEST CENTRAL BRINGS together many of our most used databases across all subject areas to create an incredibly broad and comprehensive content set.

Multi-Disciplinary. ProQuest Central offers great value by including databases in Business, Health and Medical, Social Sciences, Education, Politics, Criminal Justice, Linguistics, Religion, and SciTech, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Philosophy, and Language and Literature.

Key Titles, Diverse Content. The collection provides access to not only scholarly journals, but also to high value market research, country, economic, and industry reports, essential pre-print working papers, and full-text dissertations, as well as a vast number of professional journals, and general interest periodicals. It also includes full-text news sources from all over the world, which provide context to the extraordinary scholarly content in ProQuest Central.

Discoverability. Content discovery is an integral part of the ProQuest platform’s goal of driving better outcomes for our customers and their users. To this end, ProQuest content is discoverable through Primo, Summon, OCLC WorldCat, and Google Scholar. In addition, researchers at libraries with ProQuest databases, Ebook Central subscriptions such as Academic Complete, and Academic Video Online can now search and use this content on the ProQuest platform – in a comprehensive search that connects text and video.

Clean Interface. With its clean interface and responsive design, the ProQuest platform delivers a modern research experience that guides users’ discovery, access and management of rich, varied content sources.