Articles

Reference and full-text databases for those who want to do article searches

  • Search in all the library’s databases and Open Access databases. Contains both scientific articles and e-books.
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    Search in HÅ:s Discovery Service

  • Finnish journal articles
    Database Type: Reference
    Search in Arto

  • Articles, e-books, conference papers and reports within tourism and Hospitality Management.
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    Search in Leisure Tourism


  • Interdisciplinary database. Open Access scientific journals.
    Database Type: Full-text
    Search in Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)


  • Interdisciplinary database.
    Contains:

    • Academic Search Elite (general)
    • CINAHL (care sciences)
    • Engineering Source (technology)

      Database Type: Full-text and reference
      Search in EBSCOhost

  • ERIC = Education Resources Information Center.
    Digital library for education and information science.
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    Search in ERIC

  • Interdisciplinary database. Access the university’s licenced material (full-text articles) via Google Scholar by activating ”Aland University of Applied Sciences” under library links in Google Scholar.
    Database Type: Reference and full-text
    Read more about Google Scholar
    Search tips for Google Scholar
    Search Google Scholar


  • Database with material from IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) including articles, conference papers and technical standards.
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    Search IEEE Xplore

  • Databases for Business Studies, Hospitality Management, Economics and Information Technology. Contains both specialised international publications and scientific journals.
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    User Guide
    Search ProQuest

  • Medical database: A free version of the MEDLINE database.
    Database Type: Reference
    Search help — US National Library of Medicine
    Search PubMed

  • Nordic, medical database (in Swedish, limited content in English).
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    Search SveMed+

  • SwePub contains research publications, articles, conference papers, dissertations and other published work at Swedish universities.
    Database Type: Full-text and reference
    Search SwePub