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Databases by Name A-G

  1. Log in to databases using your user name/password when off-campus. It will be the same user name and password that you use to log into the on-campus computers (netID@my.lsco.edu/password). Databases with the globe icon are freely available on the Web, no login required.
  2. Database articles in PDF format require Acrobat Reader software, a free download.
  3. Click tutorial buttons for how-to videos on the databases. Tutorials may require Adobe Flash Player, a free download.

Click a letter to find a database: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



  • Academic Search Complete (Ebsco) EbscoHost tutorial Magazines and scholarly journals on all topics. Use check boxes to limit results to all full-text or all scholar journals.
  • Academic World Book A comprehensive reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search.
  • Alternative Health Watch (Ebsco) EbscoHost tutorial Complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness from all types of sources.
  • American History Is a comprehensive resource that spans our nation’s history, from prehistory to the present day. It contains articles, images, primary source documents, timelines, videos, and slideshows. 
  • American History in Video Documentary films and videos on U.S. history.
  • AmericanRhetoric.comFreely available Internet resourceMultimedia site on famous speeches and orators with full text of speeches with audio and video files, when available.


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  • CINAHL Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (Ebsco) For better results, use the journal subset "core nursing" lower right side of opening screen.
  • Computer Source (Ebsco) EbscoHost tutorial Magazines and journals on computer technology
  • Country StudiesFreely available Internet resourceCountry information by staff at the Library of Congress.
  • Credo Reference  Over 600 reference books on all subjects.

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  • Directory of Open Access Journals Freely available Internet resource DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals on a variety of subject areas.
  • Driver’s Education ProgramFreely available Internet resourcePractice tests for the car, motorcycle, and CDL licenses. Also includes driver’s manuals and an extensive FAQ section.

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  • Gale eBooks eBooks from Gale, currently totaling 39 titles from the arts, literature, history, sciences and social sciences. Also includes study guides for NCLEX-PN, ASVAB, and GED.
  • Gale Literature Literary criticism from the Dictionary of Literary Biography and Short Story Criticism.

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