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FirstSearch databases

Find detailed information about databases available from FirstSearch and the OCLC Z39.50 server.

About FirstSearch databases

FirstSearch offers increased visibility for your library's holdings, easier access to full text, including full-image articles, and much more. Select any database name below to obtain detailed information for that database, including indexes, index labels, and examples of expert searches.

FirstSearch databases are available from OCLC's Z39.50 server. Each database page also includes Z39.50 configuration information. For technical specifications on connecting to the OCLC Z39.50 test server, see Z39.50 access.

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FirstSearch databases and details