Databases by subject: Linguistics

Major Indexes

Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics

The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics, Second Edition, covers the full range of topics in contemporary linguistics from fundamental linguistic disciplines such as phonetics, syntax, and morphology to applications in other disciplines such as anthropology, education, psychology, language acquisition, cognitive science, media, computer science, sociology, medicine, and the law.

LLBA (Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts)

Find journal articles, books, dissertations and book reviews on all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics from 1973 to present.

MLA International Bibliography (literature, language, linguistics)

Find journal articles, books and dissertations published worldwide from the 1920s on literature, language and linguistics.

Additional Indexes


Find articles and book reviews from anthropology journals of the American Anthropological Association.

Encyclopedia of Social Measurement

Find both qualitative and quantitative approaches to social science and social measurement.

Linguistic Data Consortium Corpora

Find supporting materials for language-related education, research, and technology development by creating and sharing language resources including lexicons, speech files, transcripts, and other text files from 1999 to present.


Find articles, dissertations, and book chapters in psychology and behavioral health.

Social Sciences Citation Index

Find articles and citations in the social sciences.

Sociological Abstracts

Find abstracts and citations to journal articles, dissertations, conference proceedings, and books in sociology and other related social sciences.