Research Databases

We have many databases for research purposes.   Included are magazines, journals, newspapers, books, special reports and research materials.
Research databases include magazine, newspaper and journal indexes to over 32,000 full text titles.  Full text book databases provide over 180,000 scholarly and technical books online.  Specialized databases include special reports, books, literary compilations and reference materials used in the research process.

Off-campus access:

Currently enrolled MCC students, faculty and staff should use the MyMCC portal to access research databases.
  • If you are a currently enrolled MCC student and you are unable to log into your MyMCC, contact the IT Student Helpdesk at 866-718-5170
If you are having trouble with a database please contact the library reference desk at (231) 777-0326 or send an email to
If you are not a currently enrolled MCC student, you should use the research databases provided at the Michigan eLibrary website.  This is provided by the State of Michigan for Michigan residents.
The form below searches all library databases: