MLA International Bibliography - index of journal articles, books and dissertations; dates back to 1963; covers literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts.
Literature Resource Center - "full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines; critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more."
Oxford English Dictionary - guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past.
Readers' Guide Full Text - contains indexing and abstracting of popular general-interest periodicals, plus the full text of selected periodicals.
Academic Search Complete - a multidisciplinary resource providing full text of over 8,800 journals including more than 7,700 peer-reviewed journals; PDF content dating as far back as 1887. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for nearly 13,600 journals in the collection.
Project Muse – indexing for over 464 journals; full text may be available for open access titles.
JSTOR - multidisciplinary resource providing access to full text journal articles in the areas of Arts & Sciences, Business, Ecology & Botany, Health & General Science, Language & Literature.
The New York Times – Historical Collection - full text access beginning in 1851.