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The Library has a some very good resources below that you can use to find articles from encyclopedias, magazines and newspapers.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Reference source for finding short articles, biographical information and useful definitions.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Provides access to electronic reference titles - eBooks - in the areas including health, science, art, history, biography, social sciences and more.
World History in Context
Database with articles, essays, and encyclopedia-like entries 25 reference titles and 110 academic journals, and over 2000 primary sources.
Logging on from off-campus:
As current Edmonds CC students, you can use these resources from off-campus.
1. Click on the link for the database you wish to use (Encyclopedia Britannica, etc.)
2. A login box will appear asking for your last and your student ID number.
Fill these in as such:
EdCC ID#: [your student/staff ID number]
LAST NAME: [your full last name]
EdCC ID#: 955999999
LAST NAME: Smith
Newspaper and Magazine Articles
Includes articles from magazines, newspapers, reference books and TV, radio and other sources.
Full-text articles from academic journals, magazines, and newspapers, including 16 Washington State newspapers, and the New York Times
ProQuest Historical New York Times
Full page and article images with searchable full text for issues dating back to 1851 to 2007
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