EBSCOhost on YouTube
Accessing the Library Databases
All of the Library's subscription databases are available from any computer on campus. Simply click on Research Databases from the Library Homepage to see a complete list and description of our databases.
Remote access to the subscription databases is available to Cerritos College students, faculty, and staff. Remote access requires a login.
- Select the database you wish to use.
- You'll be asked to login at that time.
Students: Login using your Cerritos College ID number and password, just as you would login to the campus network. You must be currently enrolled in a class. Your password is your DOB unless you changed it. Format is MMDDYYYY.
Faculty and Staff: Login using your Cerritos College network username and password.
Please note: Username format = jdoe (not firstname.lastname@example.org)
Library Subject Guides
EBSCO - Tutorial Videos
Your professors will often tell you to "Use EBSCO to find articles." What exactly is EBSCO? Well, EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries, Inc., one of the largest privately held and family-owned companies in the United States. EBSCO Industries, Inc. has been in business since 1944. Starting out as a small subscription agency, EBSCO quickly became a pioneer in the library services industry.
Cerritos College Library subcribes to over thirty databases provided by EBSCO! The videos below will help you become familiar with the EBSCO database Interface.
Basic Searching (1:54) (Power Point File) (ClosedCaption)
Advanced Searching(2:12) (Power Point File)(ClosedCaption)
EBSCOhost Result List (3:32) (Power Point File) (Closed Caption)
Citing Articles (2:16) (Power Point File) (ClosedCaption)
SOURCE: http://support.epnet.com/tutorials/ehost/ (SU15)
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