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Academic Search Complete: Getting Started

What is Academic Search Complete?


Academic Search Complete is an online database that allows you to search for articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers from virtually every area of academic study. It provides the full-text for more than 6,300 journals and magazines, 5,700 of which are peer-reviewed journal titles.

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How do I access Academic Search Complete?

Go to the library's homepage,, click on Find Articles tab, and then click on the A-Z Database List link. Then click on the link to Academic Search Complete from the alphabetical listing of databases.

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Off-Campus Access

For off-campus access to the online databases and eBooks, you'll need your student ID. See our Off-Campus Library Services LibGuide for more information.

You can also renew your books online from home.