Library Tools for Students
Citing Your Sources
How to check for a full text article using SFX
Subject Specific Resources and Bibliographies
Jacobs Library research guides
Do you have a citation for a magazine or journal article and would like to know if any of the databases IVCC subscribes to has it? Click the link to Citation Linker and fill in the form with as much of the information as you can provide. The Citation Linker will search all of our databases for you. If the article is not available full text in any of our databases, an interlibrary loan form will be provided so you can request the article through our Interlibrary Loan Department.
"Best Information on the Net" -St. Ambrose University
Access World News - from the left column under Current Events click on Hot Topics. This is updated monthly and will provide a summary of each topic and the search term to use to find articles about it.
Facts on File Click on any of the following databases: World News Digest, Issues & Controversies, or Today's Science. Each database will have its own section "Need a Research Topic?".