Databases By Title

Wall Street Journal (2010 - present - Proquest Newspapers)

The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as coverage of hard news.

Wall Street Journal (

Access to the Wall Street Journal ( is provided via the College of Business & Economics. provides the latest business news from around the world (with a rolling archive of 4 years from today). For historical Wall Street Journal content, please see for other WSJ subscriptions provided by WVU Libraries. Morgantown-based students, faculty, and staff can create an account with your WVU email. Divisional campuses do not have access to

Web of Science

Provides indexing for current and retrospective multidisciplinary information from high impact research journals from around the world.

West Virginia Newspapers from Newsbank (Courtesy of WVInfoDepot)

Includes the Dominion Post (Morgantown), Charleston Gazette, Charleston Daily Mail, Herald Dispatch (Huntington). Provided by the West Virginia Library Commission with funds from the WV State Legislature and the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Institute of Library and Museum Services.

West Virginia Newspapers Portal

Access to select West Virginia newspapers is provided free of charge courtesy of Potomac State College & Mary F. Shipper Library.

West Virginia State Data Center/Business and Industry Data Center

Thirty-one public agencies work together through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Bureau of the Census to facilitate use and delivery of Census and other data to the public. Data is narrowed to West Virginia geographic areas.

WGSN Fashion

WGSN Fashion is a trend forecasting service. They track near- and long-term trends across 14 fashion categories. They also offer retail intelligence, an image library, and design tools and resources.

Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide

Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide is an index to literature on wild mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. It contains over 589,840 bibliographic records, including many with abstracts. The databases in this collection offer a global perspective covering all aspects of wildlife and wildlife management. Approximately 18,000 records are added per year. The geographic identifiers include global and broad regional levels as well as specific localities. One can search by species in a province, state, county, or even a community, park, lake, or stream.

Wiley Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering contains a large biomedical engineering (BME) knowledge base. A representation of the vast diversity of the field and its multi-and cross-disciplinary structure, the Encyclopedia includes material to meet the needs of readers ranging from undergraduate and graduate students, and research scientists and experts. To access content, click on the "Articles by Title" or "Articles by Topic" links on the menu on the left.

Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science is an A-Z encyclopedia providing a comprehensive, definitive, and up-to-date reference of the main areas of specialist and expert knowledge and skills used by those involved in all aspects of the forensic process.

Winmo (formerly Advertising Red Books)

Winmo (formerly Advertising Red Books) is an advertising database that provides comprehensive and up-to-date information on companies, their ad spending and the agencies that represent them. Use the database to search by company or product, identify agency clients and more.

Women's Wear Daily Archive

A comprehensive archive of Women's Wear Daily, from the first issue in 1910 to material from within the last twelve months, reproduced in high-resolution images. Every page, article, advertisement and cover has been included, with searchable text and indexing. The Women's Wear Daily Archive preserves one of the fashion industry's most influential reads. Key moments in the history of the industry, as well as major designers, brands, retailers and advertisers are all covered in this publication of record.

Women's Studies International

Is now part of The Gender Studies Database.

World Bank Data Catalog

Datasets available via Open Access (for free) including World Development Indicators Global Development Finance African Development Indicators Millennium Development Indicators Global Economic Monitor (GEM)"

World History Encyclopedia

The World History Encyclopedia covers a wide range of topics in world history, from ancient times to the first colonies in the Americas. It contains background information, multimedia, primary sources, and other learning materials in a range of formats.

WorldCat (FirstSearch)

Search 20,000+ library catalogs for books and other materials in libraries worldwide.

Library catalog for locating and accessing resources across multiple libraries. Best for finding items to request from another library.

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

The database provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy. Use Find it @ WVU to connect to full text articles.