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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month: Research Databases - Articles and More

About Databases

The databases that the library offers will connect you to countless sources of credible, trustworthy information at no cost. The sources you find using library databases are perfect for research purposes. This page lists a selection of databases that will be especially useful to discover more on our topic; click on "more..." underneath the database description to get a video tutorial on that resource. You can browse the entire list of databases on the main "Articles: Research Databases" page.

In order to access library databases off-campus, users will be asked to sign in using their Canvas/SCCCD email credentials.

Top Databases


Amy Tan - Novelist/Poet
Anna May Wong - Actress
Bruce Lee - Martial Artist/Actor
Grace Lee Boggs - Writer and Activist
I. M. Pei - Architect
Jeremy Lin - NBA Player
Kalpana Chawla -  First Indian-born woman in space
Ken Jeong - Comedian/Actor
Patsy T. Mink - First Asian-American to serve in Congress
Yo Yo Ma - Cellist