Access articles and electronic books from the Library's subscription databases from off-campus! When you click on a database, you will be prompted for your user name (your student ID) and PIN (the two-digit month and day of your birth in MMDD format). You can also go directly to https://library.wlac.edu.
Example for student with ID number 88-123-4567 born February 25th:
User name: 881234567
This Fall 2022 Semester, the library is offering a new online OneSearch Library Catalog Tutorial. The tutorial is available in our library catalog, in many of our library research guides, and on our library website.
Upon completion of the OneSearch Library Catalog Tutorial, library patrons should be able to:
1. Find the OneSearch online library catalog.
2. Search for and locate books and e-books, videos, articles, digital media, and more in the library's collection.
3. Request items from other LACCD libraries.
At the end of the tutorial, there is a short online quiz, which provides users feedback.
Gale World History in Context offers in-depth coverage of the most studied topics in world history. Users can also cross-search U.S. History simultaneously.
ProQuest is a database that covers a wide range of disciplines with content from academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.
Below are some tips and reminders when you are searching in our databases:
Do you need more help? Visit any Librarian at the Reference Desk during our operating hours.
Winter 2023 In-Person Library Hours
(January 3 - February 2)