Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Top Ten Tuesday – Most used databases

Welcome back! The first Tuesday of 2009. It's back to school time. You guys did great work last semester. I thought I would start off the New Year by giving you a Top Ten list of the most used electronic databases last year.

Top Ten Most Used Research Databases in 2008

  1. Academic Search Complete - 21,326
  2. JSTOR - 14,409
  3. Ebsco databases – Multi-search - 7,168
  4. Business Source Complete - 7,101
  5. Psychology Journals - 4,961
  6. Lexis-Nexis Academic - 4,457
  7. ERIC - 4,178
  8. Education Research Complete - 3,887
  9. Proquest – Multi-search - 3,454
  10. CINAHL Full Text - 3,429

Our research databases were accessed more 221,605 time by Tarleton students, faculty and staff in 2008. Keep up the hard work!

1 comment:

Melinda said...

Thanks for the information, Tracy.