Humanities Source Ultimate
Offering more peer-reviewed, full-text journals than any other database of its kind, Humanities Source Ultimate is a must-have resource for scholars and educators interested in all facets of the humanities.
Strengthen Exposure to Open Access Journals
Humanities Source Ultimate includes rigorous curation and indexing of open access (OA) journals, which has resulted in a growing collection of 775 active global OA journals. Once validated and certified for inclusion, these OA journals are treated with high-quality subject indexing and sophisticated, precise/accurate full-text linking.
NOTE: EBSCOhost databases and EBSCO Discovery Service generate a lot more referrals for DOAJ than any other online platform.
The World's Highest Quality Humanities Research Database — Includes Expanding International Content
*Expected figures by 31 December 2023
Unique Full-Text Journals
Humanities Source Ultimate includes 723 active full-text non-open access journals not available in any version of Academic Search.
Searchable Cited References
Humanities Source Ultimate includes 779 journals with searchable cited references.
The Highest Quality Subject Indexing
Humanities Source Ultimate includes 2,613 active indexed and abstracted journals. 2,233 of them are peer-reviewed.
EBSCO has the premier and most highly regarded scholarly vocabularies curated by subject matter experts, covering all disciplines and major publishers.
EBSCO believes in breaking down barriers to information through Enhanced Subject Precision (ESP) mapping, bridging the gap between content and end users through inclusion of natural languages.
EBSCO databases support all learning types through textual and visual subject browse and information literacy training through subject access points in more than 30 languages. Watch video to learn more.
- Area studies
- Classical studies
- Critical theory
- Human culture
- Literary and social criticism
- Performing arts
- Religion and theology
- Visual arts