Online Databases

  • Use the guide below to help you find the appropriate database for your needs. Click on the database icon to go directly to the database. You will need the username and password to access this information.

    LAHS Datases: Which should I use

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A General Topic?

  • EBSCO, Student Resources in Context, and ProQuest Central give you access to full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites. (Click on logos to go to database sites)



    (ProQuest can only be accesed while on campus)


Need Statistics?

  • Statista is an online statistics portal that provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions.


A Global Issue?

  • Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events.

    Global Issues in Conext

A Controversial Issue?

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context, ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher, and Exploring Issues are great for opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues.

    Opposing Viewpoints


    Preference Point

Something in U.S. History?

  • U.S. History in Context is for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics in U.S. History.

    US History

Something Academic?

  • JSTOR has more than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources.