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Research in the Library: Articles


The Library databases, also referred to as eResources or electronic resources or online or article databases, are online collections of resources like scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines and reference books.  You can search these databases anywhere you have internet access by logging in to your MyVCCCD account

The databases are listed alphabetically or by subject on the Library page:


There are descriptions of the databases in the alphabetized list, or you can consult the subject list to see general groupings of databases that would be useful to find information on your topic. 

What you can get from the Library databases:

  • scholarly/academic/peer reviewed/refereed journal articles
  • magazine articles
  • trade journal articles
  • newspaper articles
  • reference book chapters
  • entire electronic books
  • radio and tv transcripts
  • AP video clips

Contact Us

In person:

See the reference librarian in person at the Library Reference Desk for immediate service.

Phone us at: 805-289-6382

We will answer right away unless we are helping another student. If we don’t pick up, leave a message and we’ll call you back as soon as we can.