Discovering Information


Online Catalog Guest Access
The Wahlstrom Library provides millions of articles, book chapters, and videos to members of the University of Bridgeport community via the myUB Portal.

Students, faculty, and staff should log in to the portal and look for the Wahlstrom Library Link.

Sophisticated research databases subscribed to at the University of Bridgeport include:

  • IEEExplore
  • Elsevier’s Science Direct, Compendex, and Scopus
  • From ProQuest: ABI/Inform, ebrary, and Dissertation & Theses Full-Text
  • Alt HealthWatch
  • ACM Digital Library
  • Cochrane Library
  • PubMed
  • Gale Cengage’s Opposing Viewpoints in Context and Literature Resource Center
  • APA’s PsycArticles and PsycINFO
  • Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source
  • Lexis-Nexis Academic
  • Wolters Kluwer’s UpToDate
  • P.A.I.S. International
  • Faulkner’s Advisory for I.T. Studies
  • Communication & Mass Media Complete
  • International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center
  • McGraw Hill’s Access Medicine
  • Education Resources Information Center

In addition to these products, which can be searched together or individually, the Library also subscribes to several of the most renowned journal packages, including:

  • Sage
  • SpringerLink
  • Ovid’s Health Science Journals
  • Nature Publishing
  • American Chemical Society
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Informa Healthcare Journals
  • JAMA+
  • JSTOR Current Content

A dynamic technical team, cutting edge Discovery software, and Link Resolver technology connect all of this content, so a search done in one database will always find the full-text located in another database.

Guest Borrowing Cards

Guest Borrowing Cards, which allow community members borrowing privileges for print books, are available for a yearly fee of $25.00. Please go to the Information Desk on the Library’s 1st floor for more information.