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Searching for Articles

Database Searching Techniques

What is a Database?

A database is an organized collection of information, like magazine and journal articles, websites, or books. Academic Search Complete, Gale Virtual Reference, the OneSearch Library Catalog, and even Google are examples of databases.

RCC Library's Article Databases provide you with 24-7 access to books and magazine, journal and newspaper articles. To help you identify the most appropriate database for your research topic: