|Oxford Reference is a full-text Scholarly Reference Collection, providing coverage of the full subject spectrum, ready-reference, and the resources of the Oxford Companions.||Britannica Online includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, and the Britannica Book of the Year.||Gale Virtual Reference Library provides background information, including facts, dates, biographies, and statistics on thousands of topics in law, politics, health, social issues, culture and much more.|
|Science in Context||Ebscohost provides access to several periodical databases. Academic Search Premier contains full text articles from mostly academic/scholarly journals. Masterfile Premier provides more general and popular periodicals.||The Scientific American Archive Online provides cover to cover access of Scientific American in color PDF (full-text) from 1993 to the present (via Nature.com).|
The MiraCosta College subscribes to several streaming video databases containing documentaries and educational videos. If accessing streaming databases from off-campus, you will be prompted for your SURF ID and password.
|Films On Demand provides streaming educational videos on subject areas including Archival Films & Newsreels, Social Sciences, Business, Science, Health & Medicine and more.||Academic Video Online (VAST) is a multidisciplinary collection of streaming video with approximately 17,000 full-length videos in 22 disciplines.||Intelecom is a searchable video clip database covering a wide variety of disciplines. Topic-specific clips average 3 to 5 minutes in length and are closed-captioned.|