Library Databases

Librarian Tools


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Since its founding as a monthly collection of recommended titles more than 50 years ago, Choice has become the go-to source for librarians seeking worthwhile new titles for their collection. This publication offers approximately 600 reviews every month, identifying the best new books and digital content in academia. Publisher: ACRL

Noodletools video on how to use database 

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It is a student research platform which allows the formatting MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian bibliographies, creation of note cards, outlining. All work is saved for future reference by the setting up of an account by each user. Publisher:


Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · Primary Sources · General Reference Source ·
An OCLC catalog of books, web resources, and other material worldwide. It contains all of the records cataloged by OCLC member libraries and offers millions of bibliographic records representing 400 languages. Publisher: OCLC


Coverage Range: 1960 - current
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LISTA indexes periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, online information retrieval, information management and more. Publisher: EBSCOhost

Interlibrary Loan  

Enables GCC affiliates to request materials from libraries outside of the MCCCD system. This system and service is available to students, faculty, and staff of Maricopa Community Colleges. Publisher: OCLC

Directory of Open Access Journals-DOAJ  

Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · eJournal ·
Browseable and searchable e-Journal collection. Covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Aims to cover all subjects and languages. Publisher: DOAJ

Google Scholar  

Use the power of Google to search for articles from scholarly resources. Off-campus users can access GCC Materials via FindIt @ GCCAZ link. On- campus users must change Google Scholar settings to include GCC as a linked library. Publisher: Google

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