First Search


Available exclusively to individual libraries or groups of libraries, FirstSearch offers different levels of paid and subscription packages, as well as a basic Promotional Toolkit and a getting-started guide.

Fee Policy

Several paid packages are available to fit different library's budgets and user needs, with only some basic features offered free of charge

Free Retrieved Material

FirstSearch's Promotional Toolkit features download and print of table contents, small posters, bookmarks and a tutorial brochure. A tryout version is available, although limited to three databases

Linking Richness

Research and navigation of this website offer a good quantity and quality of links and resources for further inquiries. Any web source is searchable by multiple keys variables