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Why use the databases?

Just doing a Google search probably won't be good enough for your research. The articles found through library databases are guaranteed to be scholarly, saving you the extra step of making sure your sources are valid. See our handout [pdf] of Library Databases vs. Google for more information.

Librarians' Top Picks

These are a few databases that may be useful in your research.  If you need help, ask a librarian.

Also Try: Popular General Databases

These databases provide access to full text articles in many areas of study, including that of eyeglass dispensing.

Also Try: Other Databases

You will find these other full-text databases useful.


We have access (both print and electronic) to many opticianry related journals. For a list by subject area, see Serial Solutions.