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What Is EBSCOhost?

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A collection of magazine, newspaper and journal databases, which cover a wide variety of subjects such as business, education, health and popular interest. Many of the online articles users can retrieve are full text.

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Contents

EBSCOhost:
Contains 12 databases. Below, the databases have been divided by general subject. For a more complete description of each database's contents, go to EBSCOhost's main page.

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Things to Know

  • All 12 databases have the same search screen and basic help menu.
  • Title lists are available for some databases. If you want to see if a database contains a certain publication, you can go to EBSCOhost's main page and the click on the Title List link.
  • You can search more than one database at a time.
  • Certain databases have certain features available, e.g. images. What is available for a particular database will show up under the top tab menu in the form of hyperlinks.
  • EBSCOhost Text Only is essentially the same except that it does not contain JavaScript, cookies, or frames.

The West Virginia Library Commission provides statewide databases with funds from the West Virginia State Legislature and the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Institute of Library and Museum Services. If you don't have a Kanawha County Public Library card access to this resource is available at the West Virginia Info Depot.

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Other EBSCO Interfaces for Adults

Consumer Health Complete

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NoveList Plus

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Points of View

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