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Mat-Su College, Alaska | Library – Research 1, 2, 3

1. Starting Points
Credo Reference

Use Credo to find basic information in a wide variety of reference sources. Also provides topic guides.
More Reference Sources

From the Government
News Sources
Salem History
Salem Literature
Oxford Reference
Telephone Directory

2. Find In-Depth Information

Use QuickSearch to find books, scholarly articles, newspaper articles, movies, CDs, and other resources in dozens of databases and the library's physical collection
More Options for Books and Videos

Joint Library Catalog

Searches MSC, UAA, UAS, Mat-Su Library Network, Anchorage Public Library, Juneau Public Library, and the Alaska State Library

Course Reserves Google BooksNew MaterialWorldcat

More Options for Journals

List of all journal databasesFind a specific journal
Is it a peer reviewed (refereed) journal?

3. Cite Your Sources

APA is the most commonly used citation style at Mat-Su College, but there are several others. Be sure to ask your instructor which format he or she would like you to use.

How to Cite

APA Basics Using APA Style
Using MLA Style
Word 2010 Citation & Bibliography Training

Citation Managers



Avoiding Plagiarism You Quote It, You Note It!

Research Guides

AlaskaAnthropologyArt BiologyBusinessComputersCriminologyEconomicsEducationEnglishEnvironmentGeographyGeologyGrant FundingHistoryMathMental HealthNewspapersNursingOpposing ViewpointsPolitical SciencePsychologySocial WorkSociologySpeechWomen’s Studies…more subjects

Need Help?

MSC Learning Center (tLC)
Live Homework Help
How to use Credo Reference
How to use Noodlebib
Refworks help site Refworks video tutorials
Printing from your laptop
Web Resources Workshop Search, Evaluate & Use