Use any of the following databases to search for magazine, journal, and newspaper articles. These databases are available for both on- and off-campus use. To log-in from off campus, you’ll need the barcode number from the back of your Lake Superior College Student ID card (begins 21276………) and your last name.

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  • General Use
    • Discovering Collection covers the core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, DC provides a premium selection of reference, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips. New to the database are popular topic pick lists.
    • EBSCO Academic Search Premier covers most academic areas of study and offers full-text and abstract-level access to more than 8,000 periodicals (magazines and scholarly journals including academic and peer reviewed articles).
    • EBSCO MegaFILE is comprised of the complete content and functionality of the following databases: MasterFILE Premier, Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier and Regional Business News. When using the database, just remember many of your results will be business-oriented.
    • Expanded Academic ASAP from arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers – many with full text and images!
    • Student Resource Center – Gold has been upgraded to Gale Student Resources In Context.
  • HOT TOPICS: Arguments/Debates/Controversial Issues
    • Contexts is a quarterly journal from the Sociology Department at the University of Minnesota and an official publication of the American Sociological Society and covers sociological issues in society.
    • Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center is a one-stop source for information on today’s hottest social issues. OVRC features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to websites.
    • Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides more than 270 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.
    • Social Problems is one of the most respected and widely read journals in the social sciences, Social Problems covers an array of complex social concerns from race and gender through labor relations and civil rights.
  • Art & Language
    • CAMIO is a premiere resource of works of art from the collections of prominent museums and highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.
    • Informe (English) A database of full text articles covering contemporary issues in Latin American studies including journals, magazines, and newspapers on business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects from Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
    • Informe (Spanish) Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
  • Business
    • EBSCO Business Source Premier/BSI provides access to articles in all areas of business from more than 8,000 publications. Also gives detailed company information for the world’s 10,000 largest corporations.
    • EBSCO Regional Business News incorporates 75 regional business publications covering the larger metropolitan areas in the United States.
  • Education
    • ERIC: The Education Resource Information Center contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
    • Professional Collection provides full-text access to more than 300 periodicals. Primarily useful in finding information on education and related topics.
    • Library, Information Science & Technology abstracts (LISTA) indexes more than 600 publications, plus books, research reports, and proceedings covering librarianship, classification, cataloging, online information retrieval, information management and more.
  • History
    • American History in Video is the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American History with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles. It includes archival footage, governmental newsreels, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.
    • Salem History provides online access to a selection of history reference works such as Great Lives from History, The Seventies in America, and Milestone Documents.
  • Newspaper
    • ProQuest is an index to the articles appearing in more than 400 national and international newspapers, including the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
    • Duluth News Tribune (Newsbank) is an index and access to the articles appearing in the Duluth News Tribune.
  • Nursing
    • CINAHL Plus with Full Text is an expanded version of the original CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature) database. It provides authoritative coverage of the full text for more than 560 journals related to nursing and allied health, and it also indexes publications of the American Nurses Association, the National League for Nursing, and selected journals in the areas of consumer health, biomedicine, and health sciences librarianship.
    • Consumer Health Complete is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients’ information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.
    • Health Reference Center provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac’s award-winning Health Reference Center.
    • Health Resource database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
    • Health and Wellness Resource Center provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles.
    • Alt HealthWatch focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It contains full text articles for more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports.
    • Medline is produced by the National Library of Medicine and provides coverage of journal articles related to nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, allied health, and pre-clinical sciences. This database also covers life sciences related to biomedical practitioners, researchers, and educators, including some aspects of biology, environmental science, marine biology, plant and animal science, biophysics, and chemistry.
    • PubMed is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).
  • Reference
    • MasterFILE Premier Full-text general-interest business, health, education, etc. resource
      multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 general reference publications with full text information dating back to 1975. MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags.
    • Credo Reference
  • Science/Biology
    • Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.
    • General Science Collection has over 200 journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.
  • Streaming Video
    • Films on Demand is the leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content.
    • American History in Video is the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American History with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles. It includes archival footage, governmental newsreels, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.