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Research Databases

The sites listed below require a password for access at home. Click here to view passwords.

Utah’s Online Library provides access to premium databases, digital media collections, Internet guides, and Utah-specific information. Find thousands of articles from magazines, books and academic journals. See library bookmark for user name and password off-campus. 

Presents a breadth of research in the behavioral and social sciences. Locate scholarly research findings in psychology and related academic disciplines. Contains full-text historical and current cutting-edge studies and articles. No off-campus access at this time.

The Destiny Catalog contains our school library collection, plus WebPath Express. Go to SORA to check out ebooks and audio books. Download the SORA app to your phone using your app or play store. Read and listen anywhere at any time!

An academic resource for science articles, books and topics. Full articles will appear for the last four years. Otherwise, references and abstracts appear. See library bookmark for login and password off-campus.

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. Use it as a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present. See library bookmark for login and password off-campus.

Includes a full array of World Book resources. Spanish edition is also available here. Students will find a timeline creator and many multimedia resources for projects.See library bookmark for login and password off-campus.

A rich compendium of U.S. history information. Contains many primary source documents. Format follows all
Gale In Context databases featuring portals of organized
information around particular topics. See library bookmark for password.

A comprehensive look at World History. Contains many multi-media pieces as well as primary source documents. Format follows all Gale In Context databases featuring portals of organized information around particular topics.See library bookmark for password.

Contains a wide range of reference essays and scholarly criticism examining great authors and their work. Stream videos of classic plays as well as criticism clips from scholars. Hundreds of full-text classics are included. Search for authors, works or literary characters. See library bookmark for password off- campus.

Hillcrest students have full access to the New York Times online while on campus. There is no password for off-campus use. You can access the New York Times site, but with very limited use when you are not on campus.

A collection of thousands of full-length videos and clips
on hundreds of subjects. Quick access anytime, anywhere. Can be used with just about any device.

A rich collection of scripts and production videos. Includes: Core and Critical Studies (play scripts and related criticism), National Theater Collection, Nick Hern Books, and Royal Shakespeare Company Live. Passwords available in the library for off-campus use.

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