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LSC-Tomball Research Guide Portal: Research Help

LSC-Tomball Research Guides

Remote / off-campus access to online databases

The physical Library is closed at this time, However, we are available ONLINE! See the Contact the Library @ LSC-Tomball box below on the right.

Also, the online databases for articles, ebooks and streaming videos ( are available remotely to our students 24/7 via the 14-digit Library Barcode. Do not have a library card / barcode#  yet? Fill out and submit this online form:, to have your barcode sent to your LSC email account.

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LSC Libraries

All LSCS Libraries are providing virtual services. Ask a Librarian to contact your campus library online and find out which LSC libraries are also offering in-person services (by appointment only).

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A few of our Resources ...

Films on Demand

High-quality, educational streaming video from companies such as Films for the Humanities, BBC, and PBS.

Academic Video Online: Premium

Full-length videos on various topics, documentaries, instructional materials and limited historical news reports.

Citation Style Guide

Information on using APA / MLA / Chicago Citation Style Guides

Academic Search Complete

Multi-disciplinary database; full text of articles from over 5,300 journals, magazines and newspapers, plus image collections.


Stream video source of classic cinema, indie films, and top documentaries.

Research / Subject Guides

Contact the Library @ LSC-Tomball

Though the library is physically closed, Research Databases containing Articles, eBooks and Videos are available to our students, faculty and staff 24/7.
Have a question? Ask us!

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Citation Guides

Writing in Literature -
Guidelines for writing prompts and term papers, provided by Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL)

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