Online Library Catalogs
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Internet Search Sites
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- Back-Up Website
- http://www2.hawaii.edu/~lccref is a back-up web page with links to our research databases, which you can use if this website is unavailable. Bookmark the site today.
- Mobile Library Website
- http://www.leeward.hawaii.edu/lib/m is for users of smartphones and other mobile devices. Search the library catalog, mobile-enabled research databases, and view LibGuides. Scan this QR code to access.
Search for information from a broad range of different publications. Learn more.
Online Research Databases
Periodical Search Tools
- EBSCOhost Research Databases
- Academic Search Premier, and other EBSCO databases, providing articles from thousands of magazines, journals, newspapers, and other publications.
- EBSCO A-to-Z
- Listing of periodical titles available in full-text, from all of Leeward CC Library's research databases.
- Articles from Elsevier science journals.
- Hawaiʻi & Pacific-Region Periodicals
Learn more about finding information from Hawaiʻi/Pacific periodicals in print and electronic format, including special information about the Honolulu Star-Advertiser website.
- Hawaiʻi Newspaper Index — Index to The Honolulu Advertiser and Honolulu Star-Bulletin, going back to 1989 (online index) and 1929-1994 (printed index). Not a full-text database.
- ProQuest Newspapers — Full-text articles from The Honolulu Advertiser (Nov. 30, 2002 - June 6, 2010), Honolulu Star-Bulletin (March 18, 1996 - June 6, 2010), and the Honolulu Star-Advertiser (June 7, 2010 - present).
- Hawaiʻi Pacific Journal Index — An index to newpapers, magazines, and journals published in Hawaiʻi and the Pacific region. Not a full-text database.
E-Book Search Tools
- Credo Reference
- Articles from hundreds of reference books and other sources.
- More than 82,000 electronic books you can read on your computer. ebrary titles can also be found by searching in Hawaiʻi Voyager.
- EBSCOhost eBook Collection
- Includes University of Hawaiʻi Press titles that used to be available from NetLibrary.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
- An electronic bookshelf of reference books published by Gale.
These are individual online periodicals and reference sources subscribed to by the library.
Subscribed Online Resources
- The Chronicle of Higher Education
- Online version of the newspaper for college faculty and administrators.
- CollegeSource Online
- College catalogs, describing courses and programs, from schools around the world.
- CQ Researcher
- Comprehensive reports on current issues. (Having difficulty accessing this from off-campus?)
- Dictionary of Literary Biography
- Information about the lives and work of thousands of authors.
- Encylopædia Britannica Online Academic
- Online version of the classic encyclopedia.
- Facts on File Databases
- The history databases American Women's History Online, Ancient and Medieval History Online, and Modern World History Online; the current affairs database Issues & Controversies; and the science database Today's Science, from Facts on File.
- Issues & Controversies
- Presenting different sides of current issues, from Facts on File.
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
- Presenting different sides of current issues, from Gale.
- Today's Science
- Science news written especially for students, from Facts on File.
- Webster's New International Dictionary Unabridged
- Online version of the classic dictionary, with advanced searching and features.
We have trial subscriptions to these databases. More details about these databases are available. Please help us out by trying them out, and filling out our feedback form.
Databases We're Trying Out
- Education Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
- The most comprehensive resource for education scholarship.
- Education Research Complete
- The most authoritative online resource for education research.
- Education Source
- The most authoritative resource for the study of education.
- Poetry and Short Story Reference Center
- A comprehensive collection of poetry, short stories and related content.
- Global Issues in Context, US History in Context, and World History in Context
- Three databases from Gale.