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Library Databases

Access articles, eBooks, videos, audiobooks, and more. Library databases are available for LCC students, faculty, and staff only.

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Password: LCC email password, such as One1Two2Three3


Visual media from leading museums, photo archives, scholars, and artists, offering many rare and important collections available nowhere else.

Coronavirus Research Database

A ProQuest health and medical research database for openly available content related to the COVID-19 outbreak.

CQ Researcher

In-depth reports on today's most important news issues. Handout: CQ Researcher


Cultural reference information on people and countries around the world.


Popular and scholarly articles, magazines, newspapers, and eBooks on a variety of subjects. Please log in to see full list of databases. Access Pottery Making Illustrated magazine | Handout: EBSCO Academic Search Complete & CINAHL | Video: Choosing EBSCO Databases 

Films on Demand

Digital Educational Video.


eBooks & encyclopedias and Global Issues in Context.


A comprehensive collection of reliable news sources.


Thousands of audiobooks and eBooks. Handout: Getting Started with the Libby App


Popular and scholarly articles, magazines and newspapers. Handout: ProQuest

Salem Press Encyclopedias

Online encyclopedias in health, history, and science. Handout: Salem Press Online Encyclopedias

Open Databases

Available free to anyone with internet access.

Chronicling America

Historic American newspaper pages from 1789-1963.

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.

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.


Over 30 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Handout: PubMed Basics

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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