Library Databases

Access articles, eBooks, videos, audiobooks, and more. Library databases are available for LCC students, faculty, and staff only. Log in to any database using your LCC email and password.

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A - Z Maps

 World maps, continent maps, country maps, U.S. state maps, and more.


Growing online collection of art from around the world.

CQ Researcher

In-depth reports on today's most important news issues.


Cultural reference information on people and countries around the world.


A variety of multidisciplinary databases. Please click to see full list. 

Films on Demand

Digital Educational Video.


Gale Virtual Reference Library eBooks and Global Issues in Context.

NewsBank - New! Free trial available until December 2019.

A comprehensive collection of reliable news sources. NOTE: Not currently accessible off campus. 


Popular and scholarly articles, magazines and newspapers.


Audiobooks and eBooks. NOTE: Must be on campus to register a new account.



Open Databases

Available free to anyone with internet access.

Directory of Open Access Books

Thousands of academic peer-reviewed books and chapters from 282 publishers.

Directory of Open Access Journals

A community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

JSTOR Open Content

Thousands of free journal articles and open access book chapters.

HathiTrust Digital Library

A partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

LSE Research Online (Institutional Repository)

Journal articles, book chapters, books, working papers, conference papers and more produced by London School of Economics and Political Science staff.

Open SUNY Textbooks

An open textbook publishing initiative established by State University of New York libraries.

Open Textbook Library

A growing catalog of free, peer-reviewed, and openly-licensed textbooks.

OpenStax Digital Textbooks

Peer-reviewed, openly licensed college textbooks. TIP: Looking for your course textbook? Click here to access LCC's OER repository!

Oxford Open

Oxford University Press publishes the highest quality journals and delivers this research to the widest possible audience.

Project Gutenberg

Over 57,000 free eBooks.

SAGE Open Access Journals

SAGE is the world’s largest independent academic publisher and is committed to global dissemination of research.

Wiley Open Access Journals

Authoritative peer-reviewed open access journals across many research disciplines.

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