ProQuest Research Library is a truly multidisciplinary resource featuring a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas.  By covering more subject areas than other resources, it is ideal for serving diverse needs, from the one-time user to the interdisciplinary needs of serious researchers. ProQuest Research Library provides access to a wide range of the core academic titles, from business and the sciences to literature and politics. The database expands daily and currently includes more than 6,000 titles, 75% of which are available in full text

Infotrac Custom Database 250 – a database of 250 titles of journals for the College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate School of Business, Graduate School of Liturgy, allied health and legal profession

Gale Virtual Reference Library – a database of specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.


Cengage Philippine Collection – a collection of periodicals, newspapers, and other sources related to the Philippines

*For remote access – username and password is available at the CAS     Library-Information Commons
Britannica Online® delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the insightful Encyclopædia Britannica  plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one database.

ClinicalKey is a dynamic clinical resource designed to provide physicians with fast, clinically-relevant answers from Elsevier’s enormous library of proprietary medical and surgical content. ClinicalKey was built specifically to meet the search needs of physicians that a clinical resource be comprehensive, trusted, and fast.

Ebscohost – a database of articles from more than a thousand journals for College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate School of Business, Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Liturgy, College of Medicine and College of Nursing.

*For remote access – username and password is available at the CAS Library-Information Commons

Online eCollections in the areas of Social Sciences and the Humanities.  The new eCollections have been sourced from a cadre of highly-regarded publishers from the United States and the United Kingdom. These publishers include Routledge, RoutledgeFalmer, UCL Press, Garland and Taylor & Francis. 

LEX LIBRIS from CD Asia Online is the latest innovation from CD Technologies Asia, Inc. It provides access to the complete databases of Philippine laws and jurisprudence comprising over 70,000 documents, through the most advanced search engine for legal databases in the country today. All materials in CD Asia Online are gathered only from official sources and include the complete text and footnotes

Escra – also known as the Supreme Court Reports Annotated Online.  Supreme Court decisions from 1901 to resent are available in this database. This database is accessible at the Information Commons

Asian Wall Street Journal

*Username and password is available at the CAS Library - Information Commons

Newsweek (Digital)

*Username and password is available at the CAS Library - Information Commons

Business World Online

*BWorld online downloads – username and password is available at the CAS    Library-Information Commons



A. Print (Books and Periodicals)

Follett Destiny– a guide to the resources of the College

On-Campus (Library OPAC)

1. Open the web browser, Follett Destiny window  will be displayed, then click the San Beda College Libraries button.                 

2. To start searching, enter either a complete word or a phrase (in quotes) in the Find box and click a search button.

Þ  to narrow your search, set the “search limiters” by selecting the material type, and then press Enter button.

3. The search result will display the brief details (i.e. title, author, call no., location and year of publication); click the desired material to view complete details.
4. To retrieve the material, copy the call number of the book and identify the exact location where the material can be found;
                   CAS Library - CAS Library Collection
                   CAS Periodical Collection
                   GSB Library - Graduate School of Business Collection
                   GSL Library - Graduate School of Liturgy Collection
                   LAW Library - Law Library Collection                   
                   GSLAW - Graduate School of Law                        
                   HSL/NSG – Health Sciences Library Collection for Nursing Books
                   HSL/MED – Health Sciences Library Collection for Medicine Books
                   Abbey Library – Abbey Library Collection
                   IMC – Instructional Media Center



1. Open the San Beda College homepage at
2. Point the mouse pointer to Online Library and click Follett Destiny
3. Follett Destiny window  will be displayed, then click the San Beda College Libraries button
4.  Follow the basic searching procedure above. 


B. Online Resources

1. Open the internet connection at the Information Commons, Health Sciences Library, BEDANET or at wi-fi area in the campus.
2. Open the SBC website and click the link Online Library.
3. Select the database.
4. In the search box, type in a topic and start searching the database.
5. You may print, download, or e-mail to your account any of the articles found in the database.

C. Philippine Cases
¨ Print

Tañada vs. Tuvera – case title

Case number - G.R. No. 63915 Ap 24 ’85 - Date of Promulgation

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 ¨ Electronic (Lex Libris CD-ROM and eSCRA)
1. Search cases through Lex Libris at the Reference Section of Law Library.
2. Click Jurisprudence file at desktop.
3. In menu bar, Click search then Click jurisprudence query template.
4. Search cases by words/phrases, parties (e.g Tañada vs.    Tuvera), GR no. (e.g. L-63915) and period search (e.g. 2009-2011).

D. Philippine Laws
¨ Print and Electronic (Lex Libris)


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