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English 101: Article Databases

This guide will help you locate background information, current articles, and in-depth books to help you in researching a topic.

Searching Databases

From Yavapai College

Off-Campus Database Access

Students and staff must log in with their WNC Anywhere passwords when using the library databases from off-campus.  The WNC Anywhere passwords are used to access 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 at 775-445-3229 or 775-445-3227.

Good Starting Points

Choosing a Database by Subject or Title

Google Scholar

If you can't find information on your topic using the library databases, try this more scholarly version of google that limits the search results primarily to journal articles. 

Google Scholar Search