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Current Research: Finding Articles & Journals Using Databases

Academic Search Premier provides full text coverage for nearly 4,700 scholarly publications, including more than 3,700 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study from current articles back to 1975.

Access Science is the online equivalent of the most current edition of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, which also includes biographies of scientists, recent science-related news articles, study guides, and web site links.

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online includes more than 118,000 articles, as well as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus. It also provides links to Web sites selected, rated, and reviewed by Britannica editors.

Off-Campus Login Help

Students and staff must log in with their WNC Anywhere passwords when using the library databases from off-campus.  The WNC Anywhere passwords are the same as myWNC,  the campus wireless network  and Canvas. The following links should help resolve most log in problems:

If you need additional help logging in, contact the library.

telephone: 775-445-3229 or 775-445-3227
email: refdesk@wnc.edu

Finding a Specific Journal

Electronic journals can be searched by selecting " Find Magazines or Newspapers by Title" from the library home page. Researchers may also get a list of e-journals available on a given topic by selecting a subject category using the same link. The following journals are available electronically on geography.

Useful Web Sites on Geography

General

Country Information

Geography

Maps

Nevada

 


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