welcome to the library database tutorial.
this tutorial will show you how to access the library databases at MHCC.
while this tutorial contains examples specific to MHCC, they can be applied to most college libraries. talk with your librarian or instructor if you have any questions.
this tutorial will show you how to use four of the most frequently used library databases, based on your information needs:
- background information from encyclopedias and dictionaries (CredoReference)
- scholarly articles from academic journals (Academic Search Complete)
- articles from popular magazines and newspaper (Gale Popular Magazines)
- editorial and opinion articles about frequently discussed topics (Opposing Viewpoints)
this tutorial consists of step-by-step instructions, followed by a video showing how those instructions are executed. if you want to use these databases, you will need your MyMHCC login and password or the credentials provided by your library or school.