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ECE and ESL Research Guide: Home

A research guide for the ECE/ESL linked courses.

Library Assignment


1.       How can you access the library databases if you’re not at school?


2.      Search the keywords and phrases you generated in class last week in Gale Virtual Reference Library and Informe.


3.      Send yourself at least two articles.  Take some notes below about the articles you found.



Gale Virtual Reference Library










Article date






Article   title



Journal or magazine title



Volume and   issue number



Page numbers



Did you email or print the article?  Answer yes or no.



How Can We Help You?

Welcome to the Cañada College Library!  We can help you find information for your class assignments from many different sources, including books, articles, and databases.

Contact Info
Building 9, Third Floor
Reference Desk : (650) 306-3480
  • Mondays-Thursdays, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Fridays, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.



The library has textbooks on reserve for that can be checked out for short periods of time, usually two hours but some for one day, three days or one week. Ask at the circulation desk to see if your textbook is available or check online.

The library's 71 computers do not require you to log in and have no time limits. All computers can play DVDsPrinting costs 12 cents a page.

The library's group study rooms may be reserved up to eight days in advance, and the library classroom is also available for group study.