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Martin Luther King, Jr., Library Databases
Access to databases available to current semester/session Students and Faculty and Staff of LACC.
If access unavailable through Library Web Page, visit or contact the Library Reference Desk (323) 953-4000 ext. 2406 for help during library hours, or use our 24/7 Ask-A-Librarian chat service. 

Articles on
Multiple Subjects

Academic Search Complete [EBSCOhost]
10,000 full-text magazines and academic journals.

JSTOR
Academic journals.

Academic OneFile [Gale]
Over 6,500 full-text, peer-reviewed journals plus magazines, books, news, videos, audio files (with transcripts) and more.

Opposing Viewpoints  [Gale In Context]
Nearly 20,000 pro/con viewpoint essays on important social issues. Plus references, magazines, journals, statistics and more.

Issues & Controversies
[Infobase]
Public policy issues with pros and cons.

CQ Researcher
Current controversies and topics.   

Nexis Uni  
National and international newspapers, legal, and company information.

Los Angeles Times [Proquest]
(1882-Present)

Statista
Statistics, consumer survey results and industry studies.

LACC Collegian
The student voice of Los Angeles City College providing the campus with up-to-date news and events since 1929.

More Magazines & Newspapers


Subject Databases

Biography & History

Business

Communication
& Mass Media

Country Information

Education & Careers

ESL/Easy Reading

Health & Nursing

Literature

Psychology & 
Behavioral Sciences

Science

 

Specialized Databases
Films On Demand[Infobase]
Collection of over 22,000 educational videos from PBS, TED, BBC, National Geographic and other renown producers. Transcripts and citation tools available.
 
Job & Career Accelerator
[EBSCO LearningExpress]
Everything you need for a successful job search.
 
PrepSTEP
[EBSCO LearningExpress]
Interactive tutorials and practice tests to prepare for exams such as: GED, SAT, college placement, and occupational licensing.
 
eBooks, Encyclopedias
&
Library Catalogs

Gale eBooks [Gale]
(formerly GVRL)

Subject-specific encyclopedias and dictionaries

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

EBSCO eBooks [EBSCOhost]
Over 188,000 electronic books
(Same as "Search eBooks")

LACC Library Periodicals
Lists of magazines and journals in print format available at the MLK Library

Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 [EBSCOhost]
Index to magazines and journals

LACC Library Catalog
(Same as "Search Print Books)

Los Angeles Public Library Catalog and Databases

County of Los Angeles Public Library

LA Law Library

 

 Fall 2019 Finals

December 9 –  December 14, 2019

Library Hours

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Friday Dec. 13 7:30am – 4:00pm
Saturday Dec. 14 10:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday Dec. 15  Library CLOSED

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 Winter Closure

Library Will Be Closed:

December 15, 2019 to January 5, 2020 

Books can be returned in the book drop on front of library building.

Library Will Reopen:

Monday, January 6, 2020 at 8:00am

 Winter 2020 Session

January 6 – February 6, 2020

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and School Holidays

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