An Online Tutorial Taking You Through the Steps of the Library Research Process Periodical Indexes

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  4. Most Bang for Your Buck
  5. Trying it on for Size
  6. Don't Shoplift!

Periodical databases are used to locate magazine, newspaper, and journal articles.  These databases make it easy to quickly locate articles from a wide variety of sources on almost any topic imaginable. 

Some of the many advantages of online periodical databases are:

bulletMore flexible searching capabilities
bullet Quick access to many full-text resources
bulletInformation is updated frequently
bulletAbility to email and print full-text articles
bullet Many of the databases are available from off-campus.
To access these databases from off-campus, use the Off Campus Access Menu on the Library Web Page, choose a database, and enter the myMCC username and password you use when logging on to campus computers. 


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