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Career & Technical Education Database
Vocational information on technical topics, such as computing science, healthcare, building trades, auto mechanics, sales and retail, accounting, graphic design, and photography.
Academic Search Complete
General topic database that includes articles from scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers.
Use Gale PowerSearch to search across the many Gale databases offered by PCC Library.
General article database for over 175 subjects from magazines, journals, and newspapers, including peer-reviewed and scholarly works.
View the complete list of PCC Library's databases.
communication AND technology AND healthcare
cybercrime AND "law enforcement"
welding AND lasers
"law enforcement" AND "electronic surveillance"
construction AND technological innovations
Video: Basic Database Search
Database Search Tips
Join keywords with AND, OR, or NOT:
legalization AND marijuana
marijuana OR cannabis
marijuana NOT recreational
Put quotation marks around phrases to search for the words side-by-side:
Try different words or phrases:
capital punishment, death penalty, execution
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teen* will find teen, teens, teenagers
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