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Libraries and campus resources for working and studying on- and off-campus

Online Resources

  • Online Library Resources: The library provides remote access to many electronic resources including ebooks, ejournals, and streaming media.  Search the library's catalog and use the filters on the left-hand side to limit your search to "CWU Online Resources."
  • Online Research Guides:  Research Guides -- Over 55 subject research guides available to help you explore the online resources available to you and your department.
  • Databases: The library subscribes to over 170 databases across all disciplines, all of which are accessible on- and off-campus with your CWU credentials. Our recently acquired and trial databases are listed below. 
  • Navigating Online Resources Guide - This simple guide highlights ways to find ebooks, articles, media and more related to your subject area.

Questions? Access Issues?

If you have research questions, please contact: 

  • CWU Ellensburg users may contact Brooks Library at, or call 509-963-1021 or 1-800-290-3327.
  • CWU Des Moines users may contact the library staff at, or call 206-439-3800 ext. 3860. 
  • CWU Lynnwood users may contact the library staff at, or call 425-640-1574 ext. 3750. 

Recently Acquired Databases

Trial Databases

Emergency Libraries