Also known as scholarly, refereed, peer reviewed, or academic articles.
Below are examples of two subject databases that include journal articles, as well as other types of resources. If you only need journal articles, look for links that narrow your results list to only include academic or scholarly articles.
In general, be sure to use books written for an academic or scholarly audience instead of those written for a popular audience.
NOTE: This does not search all of PCC Library's e-book databases.
Videos from reputable publishers are great resources for learning more about a topic. The library provides several databases that include streaming videos, animations, and tutorials.
The username and password to access databases from off campus is the same as what you use to access the PCC portal (myPittCC) and Moodle. DO NOT include the last part of your email address (@my.pittcc.edu) in the username. Generic logins are available to community residents with PCC library cards, and others who are enrolled in or are affiliated with PCC programs and continuing education courses. Have questions? Ask us!