The Bultema Memorial Library exists to augment, enhance and facilitate the academic pursuits of the students and faculty of Grace Bible College.

ProQuest Database
Over 4000 scholarly full text searchable journals.


Journal Articles (EBSCOHost)
This includes the ATLA Religion Database® (ATLA RDB®) with ATLASerials® (ATLAS®) combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion.


Education Resource Information Center. It provides access to education literature and resources. The database contains more than 1.3 million records.


Diversity Studies Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that explore cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community.


Criminal Justice Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines on topics in criminal justice and related fields. Key subjects covered in the database include law, law enforcement, security, and terrorism.



National Criminal Justice Reference Service. A federal resource that offers justice and drug-related information to support research, policy and program development worldwide.


Fine Arts and Music Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that support research in areas including drama, music, art history, and filmmaking. The database emphasizes full-text content for publications included in the Wilson Art Index and RILM bibliography.


Academic One File
Full text. Premier source for peer-reviewed articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources.   Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.

Business Database
Research starter summaries. They consist of comprehensive, yet concise topic summary articles of about 3,000 words in length written by researchers, scholars and other subject matter experts.


Early English Books On-line (TCP-1)
This database includes 1000s of Puritan Era searchable full-text documents in English.


New York Times
Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1985 with indexing from 1965 to the present. Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.


Heritage Quest
Full text and indexing. Includes all of the images, and extensive indexing, from the 1790 – 1940 U.S. federal censuses; more than 28,000 digitized book titles, including early family histories and local histories; more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records and more. PERSI, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, the Freedman’s Bank Records, and the U.S. Serial Set Private Relief Actions, Memorials and Petitions are included. Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.



Theological Research Exchange Network (Thousands of Theological theses and dissertation titles)

Open Source Databases

A-Z Europe – (World guide to over 150 countries)



Bildi – (biblical-archaeological literature)


Directory of Open Access Books – (Peer reviewed books)


Directory of Open Access Journals – (full text, scholarly journals on all subjects from around the world.)



Ethos – (400,000 plus UK dissertations)




HathiTrust – (millions of academic items from libraries around the world)


The Internet Archive – An open library that offers millions of fully accessible public domain eBooks with keyword searching availability.


Index Theologicus – (theological articles from Tubingen University Library)


J-Stage – (millions of articles from open J-stor)


Journals for Free – Journals (thousands) for free.


Louis Benson Music Collection – (Thousands of items on hymnology from Princeton Seminary)


OAPEN – Open Access Publishing in Europe Networks


OATD  – Open Access Theses and Dissertations





TORROSTO – (French, Spanish and Portuguese)