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ENGL 1A McCallum

Search the Library Databases for Research Articles

Watch the videos tutorials and search the databases for research on South Africa:

  • OneSearch  searches all library collections
  • Opposing Viewpoints  background on controversial issues
  • Academic Search Complete  research articles
  • Films on Demand streaming documentaries

Library Databases

OneSearch searches across all the library databases at once, including Opposing Viewpoints and CQ Researcher. Because you will get thousands of results for most searches, it is important to narrow down your results.

  1. Watch the 3-minute video below
  2. Search for sources in OneSearch
  3. Use the limiters on the left side to narrow down your results by date, format, or subject

  1. Watch the 2-minute video below
  2. Search for sources in Opposing Viewpoints  using your keywords
  1. Academic Search Complete is a multidisciplinary database with journals, magazines, and newspapers on almost any topic. A good place to start your research!

  2. Watch the 3-minute video below.

  3. Search for sources in Academic Search Complete using your keywords. Limit your results to full-text.


Find Films at Cabrillo

  • Films on Demand  streaming video for thousands of educational films & documentaries.  Access from anywhere with your WebAdvisor/Canvas ID and password!