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Discovering Compelling Topics: Discover Compelling Topics

Tools and resources for topic search

Discover Compelling Topics

Where do you go to follow the issues and listen/read the news?
Explore the places below...

Databases for News

Requires login: student # and last 4 SS #

Your librarian @ SP/Gibbs

Linda Reifleralessi - SPC's picture
Linda Reifleralessi - SPC
Reference & Instructional Librarian

West St. Petersburg Community Library @

St. Petersburg College/Gibbs

6605 Fifth Avenue North

St. Petersburg, Florida 33710

Phone 727-341-7181

Fax 727-341-7188

Single Sign on through MyCourses

On the right hand side of your MyCourses Homepage as shown below.
Click on Library Resources and Services
and  you will be logged in automatically to Library Online.

OR through the SPC Website>Students>Library Search>
Manual Login: Student # and the last 4 of your social security #

Frontline & Pew stories-Muslims and racial profiling


Finding Books and E-books

Search the library website for books and e-books by putting "keywords" pertaining to your topic in the search box, separated by AND.
(ex. Muslims AND racial profiling)

Search SPC's catalog ...

Explore Different Viewpoints through SPC Databases

Requires login: student # and last 4 SS #

Databases for Articles

Comprehensive general databases for articles on all subjects.

Requires login: student # and last 4 SS #

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