Library Databases


new!Look for our new database, Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) a small ebook collection covering general science, energy, and modern world conflicts.

Please note: Off-Campus access is only available to students and staff with a College of the Siskiyous library card. For off-campus access, click the Off-campus link next to the database you will be searching. You will be asked for your library barcode number and account password. Your library barcode number is the 14-digit number found on the back of your library card; enter the whole number with no spaces.

If you have not used the online databases before, you will need to create a password for your account. No Library card or password are required to use the databases if you are on the Weed or Yreka campuses.

If you are a current student and do not have a Library card, please stop by the Library or request a card online. Keep in mind that it will take 1-2 business days to process online Library card requests. Please contact the Library in person, by phone (530) 938-5331(530) 938-5331 or online if you are having any problems creating a password or logging into the databases.

You can search all starred (*) EBSCO Host Databases simultaneously.

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On-campus Database Access Off-campus Description
*Academic Search Complete On-campus
Off-campus
A great general article database that covers a wide variety of topics with lots of full-text scholarly/peer-reviewed content.
*Alt Health Watch
Full Text
On-campus
Off-campus
An article database covering complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care & wellness.
*America: History & Life with
Full Text
On-campus
Off-campus
An article database covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
Auto Repair Reference Center On-campus
Off-campus
A database of do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information created by ASE certified technicians on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.
Biography In Context On-campus
Off-campus
A database of articles, book excerpts, and video and audio clips covering over 4,400 world leaders, authors, artists, musicians, activists, athletes, and other notable people.
*Book Index with Reviews On-campus
Off-campus
A database of over 800,000 book reviews. Some music and video reviews are included as well.
*Business Source Elite On-campus
Off-campus
Primarily made up of articles, this database covers business topics such as management, economics, accounting, and marketing. Over 10,000 company profiles from MarketLine are also included.
*CINAHL Plus with Full Text (nursing) On-campus
Off-campus
Our main article database covering nursing and allied health topics. Fact sheets and continuing education unit (CEU) lessons are also included.
*Consumer Health Complete On-campus
Off-campus
The articles in this database are written for a general audience and cover all areas of health. Some ebooks, images and videos are also included.
CountryWatch Premium On-campus
Off-campus
Database of geopolitical information, including maps, on 195 countries.
Credo Reference

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On-campus
Off-campus
A database of reference ebooks such as encyclopedias and dictionaries. A good source for brief overviews and background information on a topic. Also includes a small collection of nursing ebooks.
ebrary On-campus
Off-campus
Read books online using this database of almost 40,000 ebooks on a wide range of topics (mostly non-fiction.
EBSCO eBook Collection On-campus
Off-campus
Read books online using this database of about 19,000 ebooks on a wide range of topics (mostly non-fiction).
*ERIC On-campus
Off-campus
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) covers education topics with journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and more.
Films On Demand On-campus
Off-campus
A database of educational, documentary and how-to streaming videos.
new!Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)On-campus
Off-campus
GVRL is a small ebook collection covering general science, energy, and modern world conflicts.
*Health Source: Consumer Edition On-campus
Off-campus
The articles in this database are written for a general audience and cover all areas of health. Some reference books and health pamphlets are also included.
*Health Source: Nursing
Academic Edition
On-campus
Off-campus
An article database covering nursing and allied health topics.
Mango Languages On-campus
Off-campus
17 interactive online language learning programs that can help you learn English as a Second Language (ESL) or learn one of 71 foreign languages.
*MAS Ultra: School Edition

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On-campus
Off-campus
The articles in this database cover a wide range of topics and are written at a high school level. Biographies, primary source documents, reference books and images are also included.
*MasterFILE Premier On-campus
Off-campus
A great general article database that covers a wide variety of topics written for a general audience. It has less scholarly content than Academic Search.
*MEDLINE On-campus
Off-campus
This is a commercial version of the National Library of Medicine’s free PubMed database. The two complement each other by providing access to different full text articles.
*Military & Government Collection On-campus
Off-campus
An article database covering current news about all branches of the military and government.
*Newspaper Source Plus On-campus
Off-campus
A database of articles from over 850 newspapers from around the U.S. including Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post, and USA Today.
Opposing Viewpoints
In Context

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On-campus
Off-campus
A pro-con database for thousands of controversial social issues like abortion, same-sex marriage and genetically modified organisms. Contains essays from issue experts and articles from journals, newspapers, and other sources.
Oxford English Dictionary (OED) On-campus
Off-campus
An unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.
*Primary Search On-campus
Off-campus
The articles in this database cover a wide range of topics and are written at the elementary school level.
Pros and Cons On-campus
Off-campus
Pros and Cons is a web site (not a database) with pro-con essays on about 40 controversial social issues. Don’t forget to try our Opposing Viewpoints database!
*Professional Development
Collection
On-campus
Off-campus
An article database for educators and librarians.
*Psychology and Behavioral
Sciences Collection
On-campus
Off-campus
An article database focused on psychology and mental health issues.
*Regional Business News On-campus
Off-campus
This article database provides articles from regional U.S. and Canadian business publications.
*Religion and Philosophy
Collection
On-campus
Off-campus
This article databases covers topics such as world religions, religious history, biblical studies, and moral and political philosophy.
WorldCat / OCLC FirstSearch

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Off-campus
A worldwide online library catalog of books and media..

Contact the Library

College of the Siskiyous Library
800 College Avenue
Weed, CA 96094
Phone: (530) 938-5331(530) 938-5331
Fax: (530) 938-5226
library@siskiyous.edu
http://www.siskiyous.edu/library

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