If you know what subject your research topic falls under you can click on the "Databases by Subject" tab in the box below to find the right database. If you are not sure where to start, check out the following BCC Resources to help kick off your research:
The BCC Library is happy to now offer free subscription access to both the New York Times and the Chronicle of Higher Education. Please see below for further details to set up an account for off-campus access to these great resources.
NEW DATABASE AVAILABLE:
Digital Theatre+ provides access to streaming video of plays and productions, theory and criticism, and resources for practice and practitioners. This resource includes a broad range of theatrical practices, with access to 400 classical and contemporary performances. Also includes essays, practical guides, documentaries and lectures, and access to practitioner resources, including interviews with cast and creatives.
You can access all of the BCC Library databases freely from off-campus. All of our databases are accessible to currently enrolled active students and faculty and require you to "Authenticate" using your:
Username = Your Peralta Portal email address
Password = Same password used to log into Peralta Portal
If you are off-campus and having trouble connecting to our databases, please email BCC Librarian Joshua Boatright at firstname.lastname@example.org for log-in support.
You must first create an account in Kanopy, then link your account to the library or
libraries you are accessing the accounts from.
After creating your account, you’ll receive a verification email in your inbox. Click on
the link in this email to verify your email address.
Creating an account on KANOPY will allow you to save videos to your Watchlist to
view later, create clips and playlists, and view through our mobile and TV apps.
(Faculty/Staff: please use your "@peralta.edu" email address)