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SPC 1608 (Creighton) - Informative/Persuasive Speech: Home: Searching for Articles

This is a guide for Professor Creighton's speech classes.

Logging In

To log in to databases, login to Atlas

Go to Courses tab.

Click on Search the Library.


Use your VID number as your Borrower ID (include the V).

(If you have a pre-2008 ID, use the 14 digit number on the back of your Valencia ID instead.)

Use the last 4 digits of your VID number as the PIN.

Library Databases

The following Library Databases will be useful for researching a controversial issue.

Browse the tabs at the top of the guide for details on where to find "S.E.A.T.S." in each database.

Don't forget to branch out to other databases.  View Databases by Subject to find resources on your topic.

West Campus Librarians

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