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New / Trial Resources

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
  • HCC Only
  • Articles
  • Newspapers
Health and medical research database for openly available content related to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Downloadable audiobooks and e-books including current fiction and nonfiction. Titles can be downloaded to a desktop or mobile devices using Libby or Overdrive tools.
Searchable play database. Select plays will have the entire play script available. Trial available until September 20, 2020.
  • HCC Only
  • Articles
New Popular
Covers: business, health, language, literature, social sciences, education, science and technology, performing and visual arts, history, religion, philosophy. Includes newspapers from around the world.

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Eresources Help Eresources Help
HCC Only HCC Only
Articles Articles
Audio Audio
Books/Ebooks Books/Ebooks
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Images Images
Maps Maps
Newspapers Newspapers
Plays Plays
Statistics Statistics
Videos Videos

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