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Subject Guides by Hamilton Library
Please note that the links to paid databases in these guides will only work if you are on the UH-Mānoa campus. Please use the links in the boxes to the right to access Leeward CC databases.
Search Online Library Catalogs
UH Online Library Catalog
Search the library catalog system for books and other materials in the LCC Library and the other libraries of the University of Hawaiʻi system. Thousands of e-books are also available. You can also:
- Request materials from other UH libraries
- Find out which research journals are available at UH libraries
- Check your library account
Public Library Catalog
Search the collections of the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.
Call Number Ranges
Call number ranges:
- QK Botany
- S Agriculture (General)
- SB Plant Culture
- SD Forestry
Books on these topics will be in the General Collection, Reference Collection, and the Hawaii Pacific Collection..
LCC's Subscription Databases
Leeward CC students can use these links to access the research databases subscribed to by LCC Library. Use these databases to search for articles from research journals and other publications.
EBSCOhost Research Databases This link opens in a new window
The complete collection of EBSCO databases subscribed to by LCC.
Academic Search Complete This link opens in a new window
A multi-disciplinary research database that lets you search for articles from thousands of magazines, journals, and newspapers.
Agricola This link opens in a new window
The Agricola database from the USDA's National Agricultural Library, using the EBSCOhost search interface. Agricola is not a full-text database, but if an article is available in another EBSCOhost database that we subscribe to, you will be able to view the article.
GreenFILE This link opens in a new window
Features information about human impact on the environment.
ProQuest US West Newsstream This link opens in a new window
Full-text articles from 270 news sources from Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington. Includes the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Honolulu Advertiser, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, and Hawaii Business.
Note: This database replaces ProQuest News & Newspapers.
ScienceDirect This link opens in a new window
A science database providing journal articles and book chapters from over 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and over 11,000 books.
Credo Reference This link opens in a new window
Information from hundreds of reference books and other sources.
Ebook Central This link opens in a new window
A collection of electronic books, readable on your computer. Note that you can also find ebrary titles by searching in the Hawaii Voyager online library catalog, in the box to the left.
Gale eBooks This link opens in a new window
Articles from reference works published by Gale.
Free research tools and information sources. No login necessary.
CTAHR on ScholarSpace
Digital repository of publications by the UH College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
Hawaii Pacific Journal Index This link opens in a new window
An index to newspapers, magazines, and journals published in Hawaiʻi and the Pacific region.
Hawaii Newspaper Guide This link opens in a new window
You can find articles from Hawaii’s diverse newspapers going back as far as 1929. Provided through the Hawaii State Public Library
Back-up Library Website
In case the regular LCC Library website is unavailable, a web page has been placed on an off-campus server with links to our research databases, so that you can still access these resources from home.
The web page is at: http://www2.hawaii.edu/~lccref