Barber Library Resources

Unlike Google, where you have one search bar to find everything Google has to offer, the Barber Library’s website asks you to go to different places to find different things. It can be helpful as it will immediately give you more precise results, but it also can be overwhelming if you don’t know where to begin! Here’s a quick guide to get you started with the library’s website (www.cocc.edu/library):

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General Resources for Assignment:
Credo Reference (encyclopedia)
Gale Virtual Reference Library (encyclopedia)
Academic Search Premier (database)

Food Resources:
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (encyclopedia)
Culinary Arts Collection (database)

Gender and Cultural Resources:
JSTOR (database)
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (database)
Encyclopedia of Gender and Society (encyclopedia)
Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender (encyclopedia)
Encyclopedia of World Cultures (encyclopedia)

Mental Health Resources:
Invisible Wounds of War: Psychological and Cognitive Injuries, Their Consequences, and Services to Assist Recovery (encyclopedia)
Americans at War (encyclopedia)
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (database)
PsychINFO (database)

Advertising Resources:
Business Economics and Theory (database)
PsychINFO (database)

Music Resources:
Fine Arts and Music Collection (database)
Popular Magazines (database)

Medical Technology Resources:
MEDLINE (database)
CINAHL  (database)

Popular Culture Resources:
CQ Researcher (database)
Opposing Viewpoints in Context (database)
Popular Magazines (database)

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