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Miley Library Main: Articles

General library guidelines and resources available at the Miley Library on IRSC's Ft. Pierce campus.

What is an online database?

An online database is a collection of information, often journal articles, that can be retrieved via the Internet.

Why use an online database?

  • It may be a requirement of your assignment.
  • Database content is much more reliable than what you might find on the Web.
  • Journal articles are instantly accessible and searchable in online databases.

Can I find scholarly articles on the Web?

Yes, you can. Here are some suggested websites.

How Do Public Patrons Login?

Public patrons or non-students can only access IRSC databases by visiting a campus library.

About IRSC's Online Databases

The College provides access to over 100 online databases. IRSC databases contain thousands of full-text articles from scholarly journals, popular magazines, and newspapers, as well as eBooks, artwork, and images.

Students have instant access to these databases via the Web. The public can use the College databases by visiting any IRSC library.

Students click here to LOG IN!

Suggested Databases

Here are two general databases that can be used for most assignments.

Database Tips