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Science: Finding information

Guide to doing research on science topics using the LCC Library.

Research Databases for the Sciences

To find articles in journals and magazines, try these Library research databases:

Gathering Background Information

Need background information on your topic? Try these online encyclopedias:

Finding Scientific Articles

Need to learn how to use databases to find information on scientific findings? Try our research guide to scientific articles: Using Library Databases and Other Tools to Find Articles Reporting Scientific Findings.

Google Scholar is another resource for locating scientific articles. See Using Google Scholar to Find Peer-Reviewed Articles. More on the Google Scholar platform is here.

You can also get help from a LCC Librarian at the Reference desk, by phone, email, or chat using the Ask Us button on the Library website.

Important Journals for Science Research

Here are a few important journals in the LCC Library collection -- only a few from hundreds of  titles!  These are great for students new to science.

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