|Books, Videos, CD's, eBooks, Etc.||Research Tools|
|West Hills College Library Catalog
Electronic Book Collection at NetLibrary
Citation Machine APA guidelines MLA guidelines
Encyclopedias & Almanacs
Funk & Wagnalls Columbia Wikipedia
Google Tips Spanish Accents
Chat, Email, and IM Reference:
School Libraries and Academic Libraries, What We Can Learn From Each Other
Net Generation Students and the Library as Place
|Research Databases - Magazine/Journal Articles|
|CQResearcherCovers a wide range of social, economic, political, and environmental issues|
|CountryWatch Background information on the 192 countries of the world. (other country resources)|
|EBSCOHOST provides West Hills College with over 20 different research databases. Some of the most useful databases are:
Full List of EBSCOHOST Databases (also en español)
Academic Search Premier - the best "all-purpose" database covering a broad range of topics.
ERIC - Education-related materials
Health Source - offers nearly 550 scholarly and consumer oriented full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines
Book Index with Reviews - The database contains over 800,000 full-text searchable book reviews
|Gale Virtual Reference Library
Database of 214 encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for a wide range of subjects.
|Reference Suite @ FACTS.Comcontains four databases covering World News, Issues and Controversies, Today's Science, and World Almanac Reference. In addition there are 200,000 full-text news articles, dating from 1940.
World News Digest
Issues and Controversies
|SIRS Knowledge Source
Full-text articles and Internet resources are carefully selected from thousands of domestic and international publications and respected organizations.
|Women and Social Movements
Books, images, documents, scholarly essays, commentaries, and bibliographies, documenting women's activism in public life.