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Find Articles (Databases)

NEW!! Search the library catalog and databases in one place. Test out the  Discovery interface 

 Some functions are not fully accessible as we customize the Discovery system.


Magazine and Scholarly Journal Articles

Academic Search Complete (EBSCOhost) Tutorial Link
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles.

Literary Criticism, History, and Biographies

Literary Reference Center Plus Tutorial Link
Literary criticism, plot summaries & biographies.


American Indian Experience
Reference, primary sources & authoritative articles.

CQ Researcher Tutorial Link
In-depth, unbiased coverage of "hot issues."

Facts on File
"Hot issues" & newspapers since 1940.


EBSCO eBook Collection
Full text books online across a variety of topics.

ebrary Tutorial link
Full text books online covering various subjects. 

Education & Careers

College Catalogs
2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional & international.


Tutorial Link = Database tutorial link


Business, Demographics, and Statistics

Country Watch
Demographics, health, education & cultural indicators

RAND California
Statistics on California & U.S. public policy issues.

Art and Architecture

Grove Art Online
Dictionary of ArtOxford Companion to Western Art.

Science, Health and Medicine

Consumer Health Complete
Consumer-oriented health & wellness content.

Today's Science
Science news & interviews written for students.

U.S. National Institutes of Health's journal articles.

Information on diseases, conditions & wellness issues.

Other Databases

Auto Repair Reference Center
Information on domestic & imported vehicles.

Create citations, bibliographies and outlines.


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