The Ventura College Library has online resources called article databases, or online databases, or eResources, or electronic resources, or just databases! The databases are collections of magazine, journal and newspaper articles that you can search by subject.
If you are not sure which database would be best for your research, be sure to consult our Databases by Subject list.
For help on using some of the Ventura College databases, check out our online tutorials.
Academic or scholarly journal items are made distinct from popular sources in all of our databases by grouping them separately or indicating them with an icon, such as :
Further refinement for the peer-reviewed articles of an academic journal can be done during an initial search or by modifying search results.
or from the right-hand column of the results page:
Or, you can go to the Refine Results column on the left-hand side of the page and choose only peer-reviewed articles: