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Find the best library databases for your research.
CCA Libraries Search (a.k.a. Summon) searches nearly all of the library's holdings, both digital and physical. This is the best starting point for all research projects because of the quantity & diversity of information available.
"ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics. in all instances."
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
We subscribe to a few academic journals via Duke University Press, but also have access to the full-text of many scholarly ebooks. The ebooks allow you to download individual chapters as unencrypted PDFs which do not require any special software to read.