YES! You can access all of ECC Library's databases from home.
When you select a specific database (through the Library website) it will prompt you to enter:
ECC ID # followed by EC
If you need assistance please call 636 584-6560
The Library can help you improve your searching to find your resources.
Articles and Scholarly Journals
Psychology and Sociology
CQ Researcher - Reports and analysis of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy (limit 5 simultaneous logins)
** Recommended - EBSCOhost - Academic Search Premier - Articles from 4,500 magazines and journals; full-text and scholarly options
** Recommended - EBSCOhost - Associates Programs Source Plus - Journal and book resources related to 2 year college programs and vocational studies
EBSCOhost - Humanities International Complete - Resources from journals and books with worldwide coverage of humanities
** Recommended - EBSCOhost - PyscINFO - Articles and book chapters of peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health
Choose Scholarly option in EBSCOhost databases
Global Issues in Context - Global perspective of international issues from variety of media formats and sources
Issues and Controversies - Articles on hot topics in politics, government, business, education and popular culture
Opposing Viewpoints - Includes viewpoint articles, magazine, journal and newspaper articles, statistics, images, and website links
ARTstor - Images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences
Credo Reference - Subject specific references including images, maps, in-depth writings, biographical writings, sound files and more
Use Boolean operaters to combine keywords.
AND - combines two or more words and the results will contain all the words
OR - broadens the search to include either keyword in the results; great for synonyms
NOT - narrows the search by excluding a keyword
Enter a title, but exclude starting "The" "An" or "A"
Last name, First name
Library of Congress Subject Headings Index
The subject of the book is about x, y, z.
A special language used in library catalogs and research databases, it can narrow the results better than keyword
Review the abstract or summary of the article for "Subject Terms" These are clickable and will generate a new search with the focus of the article on THAT subject. You can combined more than one subject in the Advanced Search Option.