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A-Z Databases

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New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Explora This link opens in a new window
  • Requires MyWestern log-in
  • Access provided by Badgerlink
Alternate Name(s): Explora for Everyone
Multiple subject database that searches across many other EBSCO platforms including Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Consumer Health Complete, and many more. Browsable by subject and equipped with many filters specifically designed for students. Use it to find scholarly or popular articles, ebooks, and more.
Faculty Select (EBSCO) This link opens in a new window
  • Access provided by Western Technical College
Faculty Select is a single interface where faculty and staff can find and preview a variety of Open Educational Resources (OER) to support your courses, as well as search and request library purchase of e-books from top academic publishers. This subscription is provided in partnership with Equity, Inclusion, & Community Engagement to support faculty in identifying and considering OER or other learning materials resources that are no cost to students.
La Crosse Tribune This link opens in a new window
Read the latest La Crosse city and county news. Get breaking news, events and information on Wisconsin sports, weather, entertainment and lifestyles. Access is available to all current Western students and staff. Find out more about how to access our subscription here. Contact the library if you have any issues or questions.

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