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Old Library Research Tutorials and Citation Guides: Finding Credible Sources

What are Databases & Why You Need Them

A database is a collection of data organized for quick search and retrieval by computers. Amazon, eBay, Academic Search Premier and the UH Voyager Catalog are all examples of databases, although they appear very different. This video, from Yavapai College, demonstrates the value of library databases.