Tools to Find Articles

This is the list of major databases in all fields to find articles.

Free Databases

CiNii ArticlesA database to search information on Japanese academic articles published in academic society journals and university research bulletins. Some articles are available in full-text.
Google scholarA search engine to search for scholarly literature such as articles, theses, books and abstracts across many disciplines and sources.
Okayama University Scientific Achievement RepositoryYou can find and get electronic copies of research output from Okayama University.

Subscribed Databases (Members of Okayama University only)

Web of ScienceOn Campus Only
*Available via VPN, Shibboleth
A bibliographic database consists of Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index and Arts & Humanities Citation Index.

For a complete list of subscribed databases available in Okayama University, please see E-journals/Books and Databases (on campus only).

If you are a member of Shikata Campus, please also see Life Science Links (on campus only).