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CIS 101: Articles

Introduction to web searching and evaluation, plus library databases.

Interlibrary Loan

If the book or article you need is not available here, we can often borrow materials from other libraries. Articles may arrive via email OR need to be picked up in person. It generally takes 2 weeks for an item to be sent.

Link to all Parkland Databases

To access a listing of ALL Parkland Library databases, click below.. You'll see resources arranged by category, like Business, Education, etc.

Academic Search Complete

Use this search box to find articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers.

Academic Search Complete

Credo Reference

Credo Reference contains over 500 online reference books (encyclopedias/dictionaries/etc.). Use this as a credible alternative to Wikipedia.

General Questions and Reference Assistance


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Champaign, IL 61821

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