Library Services pays subscription fees to provide FVTC affiliates free access to these databases.
Database vendors require us to make sure that only FVTC affiliates have access, so off-campus use is through a proxy login
means FVTC access off-campus requires login through proxy login.
Search engines > search databases > for records > leading to content.
A database is a collection of records.
Records list information describing the content and location of an item.
Google is a search engine
that searches their Google-byte sized database
of spider collected records
to help you find POPULAR webpages.
Google Rank is not related to reliability of content.
In more detail:
A database search engine (Ebsco Discovery Service or Google)
> uses access points such as keywords, author date of publication, etc,
> > to search a database collection of records
> > > to find content
> > > >that matches your search terms.
Librarians are available: Email us at email@example.com
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