Merritt College Library provides access to 80 online research databases containing millions of articles from journals, magazines, newspapers, and reference sources on a wide range of academic subjects and popular topics. The major databases listed below are good places to begin your research. Databases can also be browsed by alphabet or by subject.
- Academic OneFile
- Academic Search Premier
- Britannica Academic
- CQ Researcher
- Credo Reference *NEW*
- LexisNexis Academic
- Project MUSE *NEW*
- ProQuest Research Library *NEW*
Database Access & Assistance
Off-campus access to all databases is available through remote authentication with a student/employee ID number.
Librarians are available during the Library’s regular hours of operation to assist you with accessing and using databases. You may consult with a librarian in person at the Reference Desk, on the phone at (510) 436-2557, or online by clicking on the blue LibChat tab on the right side of the screen.