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Research Guides

Eastern Washington University Libraries

Subscription Renewals, Cancellations, and Additions

This guide's purpose is to provide information on our response to the budget climate.


As a responsible steward of our financial resources, librarians are continually scrutinizing each resource the library purchases, from individual books to electronic databases. The librarians recognize the importance of electronically-accessible resources for EWU students, and are prioritizing renewal and purchase of resources that directly support student learning. Librarians are also cognizant of the need to support disciplines as equitably as possible, and are striving to spread reductions over all areas.

EWU Libraries leverages the buying power of the Orbis Cascade Alliance (OCA) consortium of Pacific Northwest academic libraries in order to obtain lower-cost subscriptions to electronic resources. Additionally, EWU Libraries takes advantage of free resources offered by vendors during the COVID-19 crisis (see Extended Access to Existing EWU Library Subscriptions and Temporary Library Access to New Resources for links to these resources). EWU Libraries’ interlibrary loan requesting service and the OCA’s Summit borrowing service support students and faculty in obtaining resources the Libraries does not directly own or access through a subscription.

If you don't see a resource you are looking for listed on this page or would like suggestions on alternative resources, please contact your subject librarian to inquire about the status of the resource or alternatives. This page will be updated as decisions are made regarding renewal or cancellation of resources.

Resource Cancelations

Resource Type Access Ends


Database 06/30/2023

Resource Renewals

Resource Type
Cambridge Historical Statistics of the US Database
Academic Search Ultimate Database
Choice Reviews


Gobi Reviews e-Resource
Oxford English Dictionary e-Resource
Oxford Music Online Database
Oxford Art Online Database
Oxford Research Encyclopedia: Social Work Database
Philosopher's Index (EBSCO) Database
Mergent Online Database
PsychArticles Database
PsychInfo Database
PsychTest Database
PQDT A&I e-Resource
Congressional Quarterly Researcher e-Resource
Gale Reference e-Resource
Share of databases through UW Consortial agreement: EBSCO databases Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete, Medline, ERIC, Health Source-Consumer Ed, Health Source-Nursing Academic, and Masterfile Fulltext Premier via Web. Includes complementary access to European views of the Americas, 1493-1750; GreenFile; Legal Collection; Library, information science & technology abstracts; Magazine Article Summaries Ultra School Edition; Military & Gov’t Collection; Newspaper Source Plus; Primary Search; Teacher Reference Center e-Resources