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This guide is designed to help students do research for ASL and sign language interpreting classes and to help students and faculty find resources on deaf culture, ASL, and interpreting in the library.
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- Find materials about deaf culture, ASL, and the art and practice of interpreting through the PCC Library and beyond. Find Books, Articles and Videos
- Tips and tools for citing sources and avoiding plagiarism. Cite Sources
- Get help from a librarian 24x7, get support from a tutor, or find a handout or tutorial to help you with your research. Get Help
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Introduction to the Library Website and Library Services
This 5:24 video provides an overview of the library website and highlights some of the Library's most popular collections and services.
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Search the following database to find articles related to your research topic.
Academic Search Premier This link opens in a new window
Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700 are peer-reviewed.
Professional Development Collection This link opens in a new window
A highly specialized collection of over 500 full text journals, designed for professional educators.
Educator's Reference Complete (Gale OneFile) This link opens in a new window
A collection of more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports for any educator -- from the school teacher and administrator to those studying at the collegiate and graduate level.
JSTOR This link opens in a new window
Full text of over 1000 scholarly journals in the arts and sciences, from their earliest issues up to 3-5 years ago. Does not include current issues of the journals.
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