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BIO 218: Understanding Cancer: Finding Articles

Online resource guide for BIO 218 Understanding Cancer. Includes links to the MCC Library Catalog and medical databases where students can find full text articles and other scholarly materials.

Finding Scholarly Articles

Before typing search terms and keywords into your database, remember to check off the option for Full-text articles and for Scholarly, Peer Reviewed or Refereed Journals.  These options appear in all our subscription databases.  When you check these options off you will receive the entire article as well as articles that contain original research.


The National Library of Medicine

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Finding Medical and Scientific Articles

The following subscription databases can be searched for reputable periodical articles dealing with health, medicine and science. Off campus access to the databases will require you to login to and to type in your NETID and password.

EBSCO Databases


Interlibrary Loan

Looking for an article or a book that the MCC Library does not have?  We can obtain materials for you from other libraries through our Interlibrary Loan Service. 

If you would like us to get you an article from a journal or magazine, please fill-in this form:

If you are looking for a book that our library does not own, please fill-in this form: