OhioLINK provides more than 140 citation and full-text research databases to all member libraries. Major resources such as EBSCOhost and LexisNexis are available.
1992 – OhioLINK offered two databases statewide via Telnet: Proquest’s ABI/Inform and Periodical Abstracts
1994 – One millionth research database search conducted
1995 – OhioLINK first delivered full-text, general interest articles to users via library print stations
1996 – OhioLINK began offering databases via the World Wide Web
1997 – 62nd research database added
1998 – 35 millionth research database search conducted
2002 – 80 millionth research database search conducted & 113th research database added
2003 – 39 research databases made available to all Ohioans thanks to grant funding and a partnership between Ohio Public Library Network, INFOhio (K-12 library network) and OhioLINK
2004 – 125 millionth research database search conducted
2007 – 210 millionth research database search conducted
Registered users at OhioLINK member institutions can access the research databases at their local campus library, or remotely via the Internet.
Users can search citation indexes and in many cases, find out which OhioLINK members possess print copies of the cited journal. If the full-text is available online, a direct link is provided.
Updated: April 2009