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English: Databases

Finding Databases

1. Go to Database A-Z List 

2. Find your database or browse by subject.

Off-Campus Access

When off campus, Lehman users will need to log into databases, e-journals, e-books, and other subscription resources by using their Library Barcode.

Lehman ID Barcode example

  • Your Library Barcode is located on the front of your ID Card (see above). Enter the number without spaces or dashes.
  • Your barcode must be activated in the CUNY library system. To activate your barcode, visit the Circulation Desk on the first floor.
  • Your account must not have any outstanding fines.

To report a problem, contact Michelle.Ehrenpreis@lehman.cuny.edu 718-960-6760

Literature Databases

Academic Journal Databases

Databases at NYPL

Most of the theater related databases available through the New York Public Library are only accessible at one of the research branches in the system. You can locate the research libraries (mostly at the Performing Arts Library) at: http://www.nypl.org/locations

Databases available through the NYPL: http://www.nypl.org/collections/articles-databases

Literary Criticism and Theory databases

"Find-It!" & ILLiad

Search results contain some articles that only have citations and abstracts.  "FIND-IT!" generates a search on all subscription databases at Lehman to locate the FULL TEXT of these articles.