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Library Databases

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Focused content. Reliable information.
Click on the links below to access the individual databases.
Users outside the library will need to login using the Patron ID (ex: P1234)
received at application.



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No matter what subject, this is a great place to start your research! ProQuest covers business, health, literature, the sciences, history, the arts, and more, pulling information together from thousands of scholarly journals, trade publications, newspapers, company reports, and other reliable sources.

 CultureGrams See the world’s people as they really live with country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a local perspective on daily life, history and culture.
 elibrary Animals, arts, science, or sports—whatever the topic, make research a blast with books, magazines, videos, pictures, websites, and more.
 SIRSdiscover There are articles and graphics from more than 1,600 U.S. and international magazines, newspapers, websites, and U.S. government documents — all carefully selected for their educational content, interest appropriateness, and level of readability.

Additional Databases available to YVC students/staff only: To access the YVC Library subscription databases which are available off campus to currently enrolled students or YVC employees,  your browser must be able to send and receive cookies.

A-Z Maps Online — ABI/Inform Trade & Industry — ALLDATA — Alt-PressWatch — ARTstor — Biocatalysis/Biodegradation Database —  Columbia Granger’s World Poetry — Credo Reference — EBSCO Databases — EBSCO Audiobooks — EBSCO eBooks —  ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center) — Ethnic NewsWatch — FactsOnFile —  Literary Criticism Online — Metallopretein Database & Browser — Mitchell1 — ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source —  U.S. History in Context — World Conflicts Today — World History in Context

Even more Databases you may find useful: ATSDR Toxicological ProfilesBiology WorkbenchCenstatsEnvironmental Fate Data BaseFedStatsGAO (U.S. Government Accountability Office)Government Printing OfficeIn the First PersonInformation BridgeNASA’s Global Change Master DirectoryNTIS (National Technical Information Service)NIST (National Institute of Standards & Technology)Protein Data Bank EuropePubMedToxnetVoice of the Shuttle

Wayfinder Contains information on the collections of over 250 Washington public, academic, government, law, medical, corporate, special and tribal libraries. Combined, these libraries hold over 17.8 million items in all formats: books, periodicals (magazines, newspapers and journals, etc.), movies, CDs and DVDs, digital objects (such as electronic documents, subscription research databases, or historical items that have been scanned and made available on the Web), books in audio and large print formats, and much more.