Databases by Name A-G

  1. Log in to databases using your LSCO username/password when off-campus. It will be the same user name and password that you use to log into the on-campus computers (username@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.

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

 


 

A

  • Academic Search Complete (Ebsco) Magazines and scholarly journals on all topics. Use checkboxes to limit results to all full-text or all scholarly journals.
  • Academic Video Online (Alexander Street) Streaming video titles spanning a wide range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. Curated for the educational experience, the massive depth of content and breadth of content-types (such as documentaries, films, demonstrations, etc.) makes this database a useful resource for faculty and students alike.
  • Academic World Book A comprehensive reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated into a single search.
  • Alternative Health Watch (Ebsco) 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 resource Multimedia site on famous speeches and orators with the full text of speeches with audio and video files, when available.
  • Associates Programs Source (Ebsco) contains nearly 1,000 full-text journals as well as 11 full-text books. This database is designed specifically for the research needs of two-year colleges and provides comprehensive coverage of the most relevant associates program-level content.

B

  • Bartleby.comFreely available Internet resourceOlder editions of standard reference books (quotations books, thesauri, other helpful books about composition) plus classic literary works.
  • Behavioral and Mental Health Online (Alexander Street) Provides a comprehensive, rich, and diverse collection of video and text for anyone studying or teaching in the area of mental health.  Programs in counseling, social work, nursing, psychology and behavioral health will all benefit from the wide variety of content in this collection, which includes clinical mental health demonstrations, actual therapy sessions, compelling documentaries on the human condition, psychotherapy transcripts, as well client narratives and reference works.
  • Bibliography of Native North Americans (Ebsco) EbscoHost tutorial References for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents concerning native North Americans.
  • Biography.comFreely available Internet resourceBiographies of famous people from Biography, the series from A&E network.
  • Board Vitals A test bank with questions for the NCLEX-RN. Students must register with their LSCO email address to gain access.
  • Book Review Digest Plus (Ebsco) Book reviews from a variety of sources. 
  • Business Abstracts with Full Text (Ebsco) Business magazines and journals.
  • Business Source Complete (Ebsco) Tutorial button Business magazines and journals and company information.

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C

  • CINAHL with Full Text: Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (Ebsco) For better results, use the journal subset "core nursing" lower right side of the 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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G

  • 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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