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Fort Washington Learning Commons Hours

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  • Friday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00am to 2:00pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

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Find peer-reviewed articles and articles from over 20,000 reputable periodicals for all your courses. Search one or multiple databases from 30+ multidisciplinary resources.
Alumni access is available to selected databases.
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Comprehensive source for newspaper articles, company research, and legal cases for business, law and career research.

ProQuest ABI/INFORM Global
Access to the Wall Street Journal from 1984 to the present and over 3,000 business publications. Also includes profiles for 60,000+ companies and their executives.


Plunkett Research Online
Another major source for market trends and industry statistics.

Business Plan Handbooks
Extensive collection of Business Plan samples. A business plan template is available to download.


IEEE Explore
Access to some of the world's most important publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics published by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its partners.

Safari Books
Leading eBook library of leading technology books.


Locate and request books or DVDs from any DeVry University Library. Includes searching for eBooks from eBrary, EBSCOhost and Safari Books Technical collection.

Books 24/7
Find an excellent title in the areas of engineering, business, finance, IT, government, and wellness from this versatile e-Book library.

Self-paced training courses from the DeVry portal in business, desktop, and IT skills, as well as health, safety, and legal compliance.

Please note: This redirects you to the portal. After clicking the link, students should select Complimentary Courses from the Merchandise tab on the right side. Staff should select Complimentary Courses from the Staff Tools tab.


Credo Reference
Search 600+ reference books simultaneously from any location.

Oxford Art Online
Access to Grove Art Online, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.

Library resources provided by the Commonwealth for Pennsylvania residents PA public library card is required for access.


Noodle Tools
APA Paper Template
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APA Resources Page

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