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A general definition such as one supplied by the Oxford English Dictionary, viz. “A structured collection of data held in computer storage; esp. one that incorporates software to make it accessible in a variety of ways; transf., any large collection of information,” though correct, is not usefully precise.
This is a guide to making choices among databases. Journals and other information is available from multiple vendors and multiple databases. The library provides help in making these choices.