The best starting points for students to locate the articles needed for Microbiology V01 are:
Other Useful Ventura College Library Databases:
Helpful Researching Hints
Keyword vs. Advanced Search:
Most databases will allow you to narrow your search by date of publication, language, or publication types. General databases will often allow you to limit your search to scholarly sources. Some databases allow you to apply limits before the search on the advanced screen however, most databases will also allow you to place limits after your search. Note: you may place more than one limit when conducting a search.
Two recommended limits for this assignment would be:
Please note that if you need an article from a newspaper or a popular magazine, you will need to adjust your limits to allow these types of article to show in your search. Ask a librarian for assistance if you need help with placing these limits on your search.
There are a couple of ways to access the library databases:
Go to the Library Home Page and click on "Databases A-Z and click on your desired option. You will then be prompted to login with your MyVCCCD credentials.
Or, you can login to your MyVCCCD account before you start searching. Once you login, go to the Library Information Tab and click on either the Library Homepage or Library Resources button and you will find the links to the various library databases.