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OneSearch

Search many of the library's information resources at once. Learn more
See the OneSearch page for additional information and search options.

Online Library Catalogs

Search for books, videos, and other materials in the library's collections. Learn more.
Hawaiʻi Voyager
LCC Library's catalog. Also find materials in other University of Hawaiʻi libraries.
Public Library Catalog
Search for materials at the Hawaii State Public Library System

Internet Search Sites

Search for information on the Internet. Learn more.

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Try Google Scholar. More about it.

Print Resources

Leeward CC Library Collections
How materials in the Leeward CC Library are organized, and where they are located.
Leeward CC Periodicals List
Magazines, journals, & newspapers at the Leeward CC Library.

Research Guides

The Handout Rack
Handouts and guides published by the library.
LibGuides
Subject-specific research guides prepared by Leeward CC librarians.

Need Help?

Visit or contact a reference librarian for help with doing research. Phone 455-0379, e-mail lccref@hawaii.edu, send a text message to
779-220-0379, or chat online.

Alternate Access

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 designed for smartphones. Search the library catalog, mobile-enabled research databases, and view LibGuides. View the QR code.

Online Research Databases

Search for information from a broad range of different publications. Learn more.

Periodical Search Tools

EBSCOhost Research Databases
Academic Search Premier, and other EBSCO databases, providing articles from thousands of magazines, journals, newspapers, and other publications.
ScienceDirect
Articles from Elsevier science journals.
Hawaiʻi & Pacific-Region Periodicals
Learn more about finding information from Hawaiʻi/Pacific periodicals in print and electronic format, including links to Hawaiʻi publications and periodical content sources.
  • 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 News & 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.
ebrary
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.

Library Full-Text Titles List

SFX OpenURL Link Resolver
Lists full-text periodicals and e-books available from the library's different research databases. Learn more.
Are you having difficulty accessing any of these databases from off-campus?

Subscribed Online Resources

These are individual online periodicals and reference sources subscribed to by the library.
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.
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.
Science
Online version of Science Magazine.
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.
Are you having difficulty accessing any of these databases from off-campus?

Databases We're Trying Out

We have trial subscriptions to these databases. More details about these databases are available.
ABC-CLIO
In honor of National Library Week, ABC-CLIO is making some of their online reference and research resources available for free in April. More details..
Safari Tech Books Online
From ProQuest, online information technology books from O'Reilly Media and The Pearson Technology Group. Available until May 14. Feedback form.

Other Libraries and Resources

Other Libraries
Some of the materials and resources you need may be available at other Hawaiʻi libraries that you can use.
Selected Online Information Sources
A short list of useful websites you might not have heard of.