Start Research: Guides and Tutorial

Video: Database User IDs and Passwords

  • Log into Canvas > Click into a class > From class menu on left, click SBVC Student Resources > Library


In the blue menu, click on Databases to search for scholarly journal articles, newspapers, magazines, reference articles, pro-con articles, ebooks, videos, and more.

Watch these videos for help with searching for articles and ebooks:

Quick Guides

MLA and APA Style

Research Help

Evaluating Internet Information

Credo Research Quick Tips: short videos such as "How to Select a Topic" and "How to Find Relevent Sources"

  • When prompted, click on San Bernardino Valley College
  • Use the Credo user ID and password (from Database Passwords, above) to log in

EBSCO: videos on searching the EBSCO databases

Writing Help

SBVC Writing Center

Purdue OWL: Academic Writing

How to Prepare an Outline

Elements of a Book Report

Points of View Reference Shelf: short articles on writing essays and research papers

  • From Databases, scroll down to Points of View
  • Log in with EBSCO user ID and password (from Database Passwords, above)
  • Reference Shelf is in the top right; click on See All Reference Guides

Subject Guides