Patrons of Coquitlam College have full access to e-resources such as EBSCO Academic Search Complete, EBSCO Business Source Complete, JSTOR, ProQuest E-library, and NFB Campus.
EBSCO’s Academic Search Complete is “the world’s most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with many full-text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals.” It includes more than 75,000 videos from the Associated Press and covers subject areas such as Math & Sciences, Health & Medicine, History & Geography, Engineering & Technology, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences & Humanities, etc.
EBSCO’s Business Source Complete is “the world’s definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full-text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.” The available content includes Company profiles, Business case studies, Industry, and Economic reports, SWOT analyses, Videos, Working papers, etc.
The Regional Business News database “provides comprehensive full-text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.”
JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines. Full text access is available for the following JSTOR collections, namely, the Arts & Science VII Collection, Language & Literature Collection and Business & Economics Collection.
The ProQuest elibrary provides basic and advances search options to thousands of e-resources on subjects covering subjects such as English Language Arts, History, Science & Mathematics, Social & Political Sciences, Sports & Health, and Performing & Visual Arts. Users may browse through the subjects of their interest or search using specific search query terms or keywords. Filtering by source type allows the user to select either Newspapers, Magazines, Scholarly Journals, Books etc. as listed in the search options.
NFB CAMPUS provides a collection of 5,200 documentaries, animated films, interactive productions, and short films in English and French, with more than 1,700 exclusive titles. CAMPUS is also a wide selection of study guides, a chaptering tool, and learning bundles with clear connections to today’s major issues. Our content is organized around three key themes: environment and sustainability, Indigenous voices and reconciliation, and diversity and inclusion.
The following methods may be adopted by college users to access our library catalog and e-databases.
Students, please follow these steps to access academic e-databases from our college library page.
College users can search the print and electronic resources of the college library by clicking here.
Information on using the new library system is also provided on the page. Staff and students can place holds on available book titles while being logged into the system. Logged in college users will also be able to search within college subscribed e-databases along with open access resources.
Students and staff may also use their MyCC account for accessing the resources. User access to subscribed e-resources is provided through links available within the MyCC Library webpage. Click here to find information on how to use MYCC to access electronic databases subscribed by the college.