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ENC 1101 College Composition I, Prof. Messerschmidt: Using Databases

Contacting Your Librarian

Viewing Databases


Polk State Libraries provide you access to over 100 databases.  They can be viewed alphabetically, in an A-Z list, or they can be viewed grouped by subject. Click here to access the library database collection.

Databases A-Z (Alphabetical view)

Databases by Subject (Grouped by content of the database)


The databases contain, but are not limited to: Arts, Biographies, Careers, Videos, Newspapers, Magazines, Health & Medicine, Testing Resources, literature, etc.

Academic OneFile Tutorial

Academic OneFile is great for topics ranging in areas physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and, other subjects.


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CQ Researcher Tutorial

CQ Researcher is great for topics ranging from social and teen issues to environment, health, education, and science.


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