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Foundational science & engineering journals collection
Applied & general sciences
Over 1,600 titles in full text
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With a large and growing set of ongoing full text from publishers such as Nature Publishing Group, Springer, Cambridge University Press, the ProQuest Science Database supports the needs of students studying applied and general sciences. 

ProQuest Science Database is a growing resource of 7.3 million full text articles from over 1,600 sources. In full-text format, researchers have access to all the charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements so vital to scientific and engineering literature.

  • Content Type: Scholarly Journals, Trade Journals, Magazines, Conference Papers and Proceedings, Newspapers, Other Sources, Reports,
  • MARC Records: Yes
  • COUNTER Compliant: Yes
  • OpenURL Enabled: Yes
  • Athens Enabled: Yes

Science and engineering content for teaching and learning

This database is purpose-built to provide institutions whose focus is teaching and learning with a growing foundational collection of the world’s leading peer-reviewed journals like Nature and authoritative, accessible magazines such as Scientific American.

These highly cited titles bring focused coverage and offers a superior level of detailed and specific research information across hundreds subject areas.
Magazine titles, such as Wired, provide necessary information for non-specialist learners with approachable context and language.

Ease of use

The Science Database is offered on the ProQuest platform. With its clean interface and responsive design, the ProQuest platform delivers a modern research experience that guides users' discovery, access and management of rich, diverse content sources.

Our research shows that users want to be able to access the same information and expect the same functionality across all their devices, that’s why the ProQuest platform is optimized to work similarly on desktops, tablets, and smartphones.


Content discovery is an integral part of the ProQuest platform’s goal of driving better outcomes for our customers and their users. All content from the Science Database is discoverable through Primo, Summon, OCLC WorldCat, and Google Scholar (scholarly content only).

Delve deeper into specific disciplines

The Science Database covers hundreds of subject areas relevant to students preparing for a career in science or engineering.

Support & Training

ProQuest offers best-in-class customer service, technical support, and training so you can hit the ground running with your ProQuest products and leverage everything they can do.

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