What are Research Databases?
Research databases are collections of information sources and are valuable tools for academic research. Use research databases to find articles in scholarly journals, popular magazines, newspapers, reference works, and other sources unavailable on the open web. GSU Library's research databases also contains e-books, streaming videos, and links to highly reputable websites.
How do I get to GSU Library research databases?
Watch this video tutorial to learn to use GSU Library research databases effectively.
GALILEO is a collection of databases shared by libraries in the state of Georgia. The Discover tool allows you to search many of these databases and the GSU catalog at one time. It can be a great place to start your research, but aware that it does not include all of GSU's databases.
Try the Discover Search here! If off campus, you will be prompted to enter the GALILEO password.
The DISCOVER tool allows you to search many, but not all, GALILEO databases and the library catalog at once.
Things you should know about the DISCOVER Tool:
Why NOT to use the Discover Search (use individual databases instead):
The GALILEO password changes every semester. You can get the password in iCollege or by going to your library account.
To get the GALILEO password in your library account:
To locate more databases that pertain to your particular topic: