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HACC Articles & Databases: Databases A-Z

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New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Hundreds of full-length feature films for educational instructional purposes. Latest version of Chrome or Internet Explorer recommended.
Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. These books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization.
OpenStax has created peer-reviewed, openly licensed textbooks, which are available in free digital formats and for a low cost in print.
Owner: Rice University

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