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Academy English 393 - Research Project: Reference Resources

Resources for exploring ontological questions and big ideas

When does writing become art? A copy of Wang Xizhi's Lantingji Xu, the most famous Chinese calligraphic work. (Wikimedia Commons)

Philosophy & Religion Database and e-book Resources

All of these resources require your GBS ID (number only) and password for home access.

Art & Music Reference Sources

These resources require your GBS ID (number only) and password for home access.

Database Key

primary : Contains primary sources.

scholarly : Contains articles from academic and professional journals.

: Requires username & password from home.

: Text-to-Speech function.

: Contains audio.

Home Access to Databases

All GBS Library databases and e-books are accessible from home with your GBS Username & Password. 

If you see the screen shown below, use your GBS username and password (the same ones you use to login to the GBS computers & Power School) to log in:

If you don't see this screen but are still asked for a username and password:

Click HERE** to access the old-school password list and use the passwords on the list to log in.

If you are having login trouble, please let the Library know by filling out this brief Login Problems Form  so we can fix it.

**You will have to be logged into your GBS Google Apps account to access the document.


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