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The best place to look for articles is in databases.
Tips on how to use keywords and boolean operators for searching databases.
Scholarly articles are usually written by experts for other experts and tend to be technical and contain professional language. General interest articles are written for the general public and are less technical.
Looking for a specific magazine or journal? This search tells you which database to find it in.
- Library Catalog - Find books, ebooks and media
- EBL Ebook Library - Search for ebooks
- WorldCat - Search millions of books on all topics
- Choose Request Item through Interlibrary Loan to request items
Begin Your Search Tutorial (University of California Irvine Libraries)
What is research? How to pick a good topic? These are short tutorials on beginning your research, with brief quizzes to test your knowledge.
Comprehensive information on how to format your paper and create citations.
Think critically! Remember, anyone can put anything on the Internet.
If CGCC doesn't have the book or article you want, you can request it from another library.
Tips on finding useful information.