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Off-Campus Access to Databases
To access any database in this Research Guide from off campus, you will need your myMCC login. You may find your myMCC login at www.mchenry.edu/myMCC. Click on Password Reset/Find Username.
Good Starting Point
Science in Context features authoritative information for assignments and projects.
How to Find Scientific Articles
The databases below are good for finding in-depth articles on your topic. The key is using the proper search terms such as:
BioMed Central is an STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher of 220 open access, online, peer-reviewed journals. The portfolio of journals spans all areas of biology and medicine.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.
How to Read Scientific Articles
Discover the strategies of reading scientific articles (no, it is not the same as reading Twilight!)
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