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Open Access Resources



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This guide is created to connect you to information that is freely available on the web and recommended by our Librarians.

You will not need a login ID or password to access most content.

You will be able to access from anywhere that you have internet connection including the comfort of your own home!

Learn about Creative Commons here.


Recommended Databases

Public Libraries

Should the recommended databases not fill your need, your public library also offers access to many databases.

You will need to be a member and various rules may apply.

Visit your local library in person or there website for specifics.

For your convenience, here are links to local area public libraries:

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300