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Ethnic Studies

Photo: Students raise their fist in solidarity with the Third World Liberation Front 2016, the name of the four students on a hunger strike to defend the funding of the SF State College of Ethnic Studies, during an emergency press conference in the Quad Monday, May 9.Finding Articles

MJC Library & Learning Center subscribes to online databases that provide access to full-text magazines, scholarly journals, newspaper articles, and more. To search from home you will first need to log in using your MJC credentials.

Find articles on Ethnic Studies topics from academic journals, serials like newspapers and magazines, and online databases. The following resources on this page are suggested for Ethnic Studies research. 

Each tab also contains links to subject-specific academic journals & databases. 

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The library provides access to many databases. Databases are collections of resources of all types -- journal articles, ebooks, primary sources, film, and more.


You will use one of the MJC Library databases to find articles on your topic.

You can start with one of our Databases for Background Reading or our Databases Covering Many Subjects. Scroll down below the big Start Your Research Here box to select a Database by SubjectDatabase by Type, or Find a Database by Name. 

You'll find our databases by clicking the button below:

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Selected Journals

These journals are all available via the EBSCOhost databases; many of them are scholarly, peer-reviewed resources. Some of them do not offer the current year's worth of articles due to restrictions on licensing. 

Other Resources