Learning Resource Center

Research Tools

  • Academic Onefile - Premier source of peer-reviewed full text scholarly articles across the academic disciplines available in both PDF and HTML full-text. See librarian for login information.

  • Bib Me - This bibliography generator automatically fills in a works cited page in MLA, APA, Chicago or Turbian formats.

  • CIA World Factbook : Country Profiles and Statistics.

  • eBooks Community Collection - A collection of eBooks catered to community colleges with a broad range of topics on general reference collections. Please see librarian for login information.

  • EBSCO : Database of full text journal articles. Please see a librarian for login information.

  • Encyclopedia.com - This site hosts 49 high-quality encyclopedias (Oxford University Press, Britannica, etc.) and 73 dictionaries and thesauruses. Encyclopedia.com users can also search through facts and biographies.

  • ERIC : Database full of documents and journal articles on education research.


  • Internet Public Library - An online reference service that offers everything from free dictionaries and encyclopedias to books, magazines and newspapers.


  • Pacific Affairs- Scholarly journal focusing on important current political, economic and social issues throughout Asia and the Pacific. (See Librarian for login information)

  • Pacific Digital Library- A collection of locally published materials on the Pacific region developed by a team of Pacific librarians in 2009

  • PubMed – Includes more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

  • Patient Education Reference Center (PERC) -PERC is a database that includes current, patient information for medical professionals. The database includes information on more than 4,000 common diseases, over 759 procedures and lab tests, 2800 lifestyle and wellness topics, and over 1500 unique drugs. Discharge and home care information for more than 1000 related topics is also available. Contact your campus librarian for login information.

  • Publications- by Micronesia Land Grant Researchers, Extension Agents and others based at the College of Marshall Islands, College of Micronesia-FSM, and Palau Community College.
  • RefDesk - Has an enormous collection of reference materials, searchable databases and other great resources that can't be found anywhere else.

  • SARE Learning Center - Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) publications include downloadable resources on sustainable agriculture, searchable by topic and type of product..

  • The Owl - Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL) is a great resource for student writers who want to learn more about writing mechanics, formatting, outline development and avoiding plagiarism.

  • Virtual Reference Shelf - Selected Web resources complied by the Library of Congress.

  • World&I Journal – A comprehensive academic resource that encompasses a broad range of articles by scholars and experts in the areas of Global Studies, Liberal Arts, Fine & Applied Arts, General Science, and Spanish. Please see a librarian for login information.

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