On campus wireless access use: Airbears 2: wireless access on campus.
Off-campus access to many resources is limited to current UCB faculty, staff and students.
To access these resources from off-campus, please use one of the following:
The proxy server is a computer on campus that will re-route your requests for licensed resources after authenticating you as a Berkeley student, faculty or staff member. You must configure your web browser in order to use it.
Proxy changes: Recent changes in the proxy server may have affected some users; see the Library's Proxy Server FAQ. iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch proxy server setup instructions.
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
The VPN is a software program that will establish a "tunnel" to our campus network, allowing you to access a broader variety of licensed resources.
Find articles - Core databases
Start with these multidisciplinary databases for articles, technical reports, and conference papers.
UCB access only. wide variety of biological and biomedical topics.
UCB access only. Covers: biodiversity, biotechnology, pest control,environmental pollution, animal science, nutrition and food technology, crop production, natural resources, forestry, environmental policy, rural development.
UCB Access Only. Engineering. Energy technology.
Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management
UCB Access Only. Environment and policy.
Major database for articles in medicine, life sciences.
Web of Science
UCB Access Only. Multi-disciplinary. Sciences, Social Sciences, Arts, Humanities.
Subject-specific databases for further searching.
Publications sponsored by the Department of Energy (DOE). Includes citations from Nuclear Science Abstracts.
UCB Access Only. Physics, electrical engineering, and materials science.
UCB Access Only. Geosciences.
NTRL (National Technical Reports Library)
UCB Access Only. Technical reports from selected government agencies.
See all energy related databases
Access World News
UCB Access Only. Information from 600+ U.S. & 700+ international sources. Search categories include: California newspapers, Greater Los Angeles, major metropolitan titles (13 titles), Spanish-language news sources, the World, US.
Business Source Complete
UCB Access Only. Covers scholarly business journals including management, economics, finance, accounting, international business, and more. Full text country economic reports from the EIU, Global Insight, ICON Group and CountryWatch and detailed company profiles.
UCB Access Only. Most comprehensive index to scholarly journal articles in economics.
UCB Access Only. International, national and local newspapers, wire services; radio and television transcripts; and business, medical, industry, and legislative magazines, journals, and newsletters. Wide geographic coverage and translations from foreign-language sources, as well as news services like the Associated Press, Agence France Press, El Pais and Xinhua (New China) News Agency.
Public Affairs Information Service. UCB Access Only.
Index to public policy in economics, politics, the environment, and social issues.