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FirstSearch databases in detail

Connecting to a world of information

The FirstSearch service 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.

FirstSearch databases available from OCLC's Z39.50 server

FirstSearch databases are available from the OCLC Z39.50 server. Select any database name to obtain Z39.50 configuration information for that database.

For technical specifications on connecting to the OCLC Z39.50 test server, see the Z39.50 configuration guide.

Database changes

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