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Why Use Library Databases?

24/7 Access to Library Research Databases

Find articles, e-books, streaming video & music in LSCS Libraries' research databases. This guide includes databases available to all LSC-Kingwood students, faculty & staff.

If you are not on a LSCS campus, select any database and enter your 14-digit libray barcode number found on the back of your LSCS ID. For most databases, you may also use the alternate link  for "LSC-Jakarta and LSC-Online" and login using your MyLoneStar username and password.

NOTE: Off-campus access to select databases requires a library barcode number issued by LSC-Kingwood Library.

No ID? Complete this form and receive a barcode via your LSCS email!

Quick Start Searches


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Enter a one or two word keyword phrase in the search box for Credo Reference and select Search. From the search results page, select Topic overviews from the left menu.

Read an overview of an issue and browse opinions from experts on both sides of a question to help focus and develop your topic. This database also includes:

  • articles from newspapers, popular magazines, & academic journals
  • statistical and reference sources
  • recommended web sites.

Search the content of over 60,000 eBooks:

Find a eBook 24/7

Tip: Looking for popular fiction? Our partnership with Harris County and Montgomery County Public Libraries provides access to both eBooks and digital audio books! Log in with your LSCS 14-digit barcode number and PIN (usually the last 4 digits of your phone number!).

Best Bets for Most Subjects

For most subjects, the databases below will help you find articles, eBooks, and videos on most topics. For scholarly journal articles or specialized subjects, explore the subject tabs!

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