Online Databases

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Popular Databases:

All Ebsco Databases

Credo Reference – Search hundreds of reference books in a broad range of subjects.

Ebsco Academic Search Premier – Multidisciplinary journal (including peer reviewed) and other periodical access (1975 – present).

Films on Demand – Digital Education Video (must be accessed through MyCampus Portal)

JSTOR — Full text archive of multidisciplinary titles

Opposing Viewpoints – Full text research tool for today’s hottest social issues.

– Core English, math, and science reviews, basic computer skills, high school equivalency center,
ACT, SAT, placement tests, career entrance exam preparations, and more. Register to create your
personal account through Yuba College.

ProQuest – Multidisciplinary magazines, journals, and a few newspapers (many available in full-text).


Book Index with Reviews –Reviews of books on a wide variety of genres and topics.

ebrary – e-Book collection on multiple subject areas.

Ebsco (formerly Netlibrary) – Electronic books: research, reference, and reading materials.

Encyclopedia BritannicaEncyclopedia Britannica, the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, World Atlas, Country Comparisons, and more.

Gale Virtual Library – Full text encyclopedias on art, literature, social sciences, history, theater, etc.

Oxford University PressFull-text encyclopedias on art, literature, social sciences, history, theater, and more


CQ Researcher – Reports on political, economic, and social issues.

CountryWatch – Country specific information (overviews, economy, history, politics, etc).

History Reference – History, biography, and worldwide events.

MasterFILE Premier -Local, regional and national U.S. newspapers.

NewsBank– Local, regional and national U.S. newspapers.

Newspaper Source Plus  – California and U.S. public policy statistics.

RAND– California and U.S. public policy statistics.


4N6 – 9,000+ records of quality drama and speech  performance material, including state and national qualifiers.  4n6 Vault Login: . Please contact the Librarian  for login information to both websites

America: History and Life – Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.

Auto Repair Reference Center – Information on 37,000 vehicles from 1945 – present.

Business SourceElite – Journals (1985 – present), includes economics.

CopWare Reference Collection – CA Codes, CA Peace Officers Legal Sourcebook. For off-campus login, create an account using your Yuba College email: or

Digital Reference Shelf – Encyclopedias on art, literature, social sciences, history, theater, and more

Ebsco ExploraResearch tool for students.

ERIC – Index of journals and education related documents.

Eureka – your online career information center, with access to school listings, career information, assessments, and more. Contact the Career Center for login information: 741-6790.

GreenFile – well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Indexes, abstracts, and some full-text articles.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection – Journals (including peer reviewed) limited to psychology & behavioral sciences.

Religion and Philosophy Collection – Journals (including peer reviewed) on topics such as world religions and philosophy.

Regional Business News  – Nearly 100 United States and Canadian business publications.

MAS Ultra – School Edition – for education students; database used by middle/high schools

Military & Government Collection – Periodicals pertaining to current news related to the military and government.

Primary Search – for education students; database used by elementary schools

Professional Development Collection – A highly specialized database of full-text electronic information especially for educators, professional librarians and education researchers.

WestlawNext (Marysville Campus Library access only)  – Online legal research tool

Westlaw e-Learning Center Training Resource

Science and Health:

Consumer Health Complete -Information from many sources.

Gale Nursing Resource Center – Reference books and articles in nursing, biomedicine, health sciences, consumer health and allied health disciplines.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition – Journal access to nearly 550 titles.

Health Source – Consumer Edition – Magazines, books, pamphlets, and other reference materials.

MEDLINE – Journal citations indexed by the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health– Scholarly nursing journals, training videos, and more.