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!
Begin your research with background information.. Gale Virtual Reference Library includes online reference sources similar to the encyclopedias, dictionaries and other print reference resources you will find in the library.
Enter a one or two word keyword phrase in the search box below 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:
Search the content of over 60,000 eBooks:
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!).
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!