Most databases on the Library's website allow you to search for articles.

What's in a database? | Choosing the right database
Searching by keywords | Using subject terms | Locating articles

In addition to indexing articles from newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals, some databases index theses, trade publications, statistics, government publications, reviews, book chapters, and much more.

Just like encyclopedias, there are General, multidisciplinary databases and Subject-specific databases