The databases listed on this page require a login. For access:
Note: If you do not access this guide through Atlas, you will be prompted for a Borrower ID and PIN when you click on the links to the databases
Smarthinking is Valencia College’s online tutoring support. You can interact with tutors to get writing help or course specific tutoring such as Math, Medical and more.
Access Smartthing within Atlas. Follow these steps:
Use the Library Catalog to find books and eBooks on your topic.
When searching in the Catalog:
Use Library Databases to search for particular types of articles, images or other documents you need.
Encyclopedia articles are a good place to begin your research. They provide historical facts and background information.
For current news articles:
For scholarly (academic expert) articles:
These databases cover many subjects and are a good place to search for topics that cross the boundaries of literature, music, philosophy, etc.
Visit the West Campus Librarians on the 2nd floor of building 6.
Call us at 407-582-1432.