as Academic Search
It's a database managed by EBSCOhost that collects and provides access to a variety of information sources, including academic journals, newspapers, research reports, books, and more. Academic Search covers a wide range of topics, including social sciences, humanities, natural sciences, health sciences, engineering, technology, and many other areas of knowledge. It also provides advanced search tools, filtering options, and full-text access in many cases, making it easy to locate and retrieve relevant information.
ebsco EBSCO
It’s an online research platform that offers access to a wide range of databases, journals, and e-books. EBSCOhost databases are systematically organized collections of information, such as journal articles, books, theses, etc., with an interface that allows the user to access their databases and conduct searches.

It's an open access, full-text electronic library of scientific and academic journals. It is an initiative of the University of Regensburg, Germany, and offers access to over 70,000 journals from over 5,000 publishers. The journals are organized by subject, and users can search by title, keyword, publisher, or subject. It also lists the most popular journals and the newest additions, making it a valuable resource for students, researchers, and professionals around the world. Users can quickly and easily access a wealth of information without having to pay for subscriptions.



It’s offers a wide range of bibliographic databases, covering a large number of subjects and areas of knowledge. These databases contain information on journal articles, books, reports, theses, and other documents where users can perform their searches by title, author, keyword, or subject.


scielo Colombia SciELO Colombia
It's an electronic platform that is part of the SciELO (Scientific Electronic Library Online) project, which aims to promote the dissemination and open access to high-quality scientific journals in Latin America and the Caribbean. SciELO Colombia is, therefore, an initiative that seeks to strengthen scientific communication in Colombia, offering a collection of academic journals from various disciplines. These journals are selected and evaluated by an editorial committee, ensuring their quality and scientific rigor.


It’s a unique and extensive index of diverse open access journals from all over the world, powered by a growing community committed to ensuring that quality content is freely available online for everyone.


Es un sistema de información regional de revistas académicas en línea, especializado en revistas científicas editadas en Iberoamérica. Es un proyecto de cooperación interinstitucional, sin fines de lucro, que tiene como objetivo la promoción y el mejoramiento de la calidad de las revistas científicas de la región.



It’s a platform that aims to promote the dissemination and open access to scientific knowledge produced in Ibero-America. It is a collaborative initiative that brings together various institutions, libraries, and scientific publications in the region. In this sense, REDIB provides access to a wide variety of academic resources, including scientific journals, doctoral theses, books, conference proceedings, and other scientific documents. In addition, it provides tools and services for the management and dissemination of knowledge, as well as for collaboration between researchers and academics.


Ulrichs Ulrichs Web Global Serials Directory
It’s a bibliographic database that provides information on over 383,000 serial publications from around the world. The database includes information on academic journals, trade journals, newspapers, newsletters, electronic journals, and other serial publications.

Bibliographic Indexes


It's a widely recognized bibliographic database in the field of biomedicine and life sciences, providing comprehensive coverage of scientific literature, including journal articles, conference abstracts, technical reports, and more. EMBASE is known for its focus on pharmacology and clinical medicine, but it also covers other fields such as genetics, molecular biology, biomedical research, and some branches of the social sciences and humanities.



It’s a regional database that provides bibliographic control of scientific and technical literature in the health sciences, published in the countries of the Latin American and Caribbean region. The mission of LILACS is to provide visibility and access to the quality scientific and technical production that is produced in Latin America and the Caribbean and to provide contextualized scientific evidence to the local reality for decision-making in health in the Region.



Created as Science Citation Index (SCI) in 1964, it is a bibliographic database that collects many of the contributions (articles, editorials, letters, reviews, discussions, etc.) that can be published in science and technology journals indexed by Clarivate Analytics, previously produced by Thomson Reuters. This citation index is also known as ISI because in the beginning the institution that produced the index was the Institute for Scientific Information, Institute for Scientific Information (ISI).



It's a bibliographic and abstract database that covers a wide range of academic disciplines. It is considered one of the largest databases of scientific, technical, and medical literature currently available. Scopus is produced by Elsevier and contains millions of records of scientific journal articles, conferences, books, and patents. As such, Scopus provides detailed information on articles published in peer-reviewed academic journals, including abstracts, citations, bibliographic references, and impact metrics. Scopus also provides search and analysis tools to help researchers discover and assess scientific literature, track citations, identify trends and collaborators, and assess the impact of research.


sjr SJR
It’s a bibliometric indicator that assesses the importance and prestige of scientific journals based on their impact and visibility in the academic community. SJR is a measure developed by Scimago Lab, a research group affiliated with the University of Granada, Spain. The SJR indicator is based on the PageRank algorithm, used by Google to rank the relevance of web pages in its search results. SJR uses information from the Scopus database to calculate the impact of scientific journals, considering not only the number of citations received by the articles published in a journal, but also the importance of the citations from other high-prestige journals.


Scholar Google Scholar
It is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. Released in beta in November 2004, the Google Scholar index includes peer-reviewed online academic journals and books, conference papers, theses and dissertations, preprints, abstracts, technical reports, and other scholarly literature, including court opinions and patents.