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Fine Arts

Databases

Our Research database page offers you access to over 100 databases. But to start your research, we recommend:

Other Useful Indexes

Why do we cite?

  • to distinguish previous from new thought
  • to give credit to the person whose ideas you used
  • to respect intellectual property
  • to help a reader locate the source(s) you used
  • to show that you have investigated your topic well
  • to avoid plagiarism

Kwantlen offers wireless (Wi-Fi) network service to Kwantlen employees and currently-registered students in all internal locations on the Cloverdale, Langley, Surrey and Richmond campuses. Wi-Fi access is offered for Internet (Web surfing) and email access only.

 Step by step access directions

Still having troubles? Contact a Librarian.

Troubleshooting tips for Off-Campus Use

Things to check when you cannot access the article indexes

  • Ensure you are using the correct username which should be your 9 digit student number
  • Verify your password -  it should be the same one you use to register for classes
  • Check your internet connection
  • Check your browser settings to ensure you are able to accept cookies

You can access our research databases from home if you are a Kwantlen student or employee.

  • Here is the login information you will need to use to access these online resources:
    • Students:
      username = student number
      password = same password used to register for classes online
    • Employees:
      username = assigned short name that you use to login to office computer
      password = same password used to login to office computers or access HR self services
  • You must have 'Cookies' enabled on your browser. This will ensure that the system will recognize you after you enter your barcode just once despite how many databases you use during your browser session.