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Films Online

  • Films On Demand - Thousands of films. Search by film title, subject, or segment.

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  • Mango Languages – Online language learning system teaching practical conversation skills in over 70 languages.

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  • National Newspapers - New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Christian Science Monitor, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Denver Post and USA Today 
  • Los Angeles Times Historical - 1881 to 1988.  Full-text newspaper articles.
  • Newspaper Source Plus - Newspaper articles and television and radio transcripts.

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  • Contemporary Authors -  Biographical details on modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers.
  • Dictionary of Literary Biographies - Biographical and critical essays on the lives, works and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
  • Literary Reference Center  - Literary analysis, reviews and information on authors and works.
  • Poetry Criticism (Literature Criticism Online) - Literary analysis, criticism, and biographical information on poets and poems of all eras.
  • Gale Literary Index - Locate authors and titles covered in various literature series from Gale. Ask a librarian for help to locate the corresponding print or online volume.

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Life and Physical Sciences

  • AccessScience - Science source for topics from agriculture to zoology.  
  • GreenFILE- Covers all aspects of the human impact on the environment.

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Brent Jordan

Brent Jordan
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"I chose the fire technology program at Allan Hancock because of what it can provide for me. It's giving me a step above the other academies and throughout the state. Graduates of this academy have gone on to be the chiefs and the captains that are going to be hiring us, so when we go in for interviews by being able to say that we graduated at this academy they know what we've experienced. Allan Hancock College has provided me with the physical and mental capabilities through the classroom training we do each day and the physical training we do each morning. This academy pushes you to your boundaries and then you begin to work on those weaknesses; your weaknesses then become your strengths so you're actually growing as a person. Allan Hancock has made a difference in my life it's really taught me who I am and where I want to be."
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