Skip to Main Content
GBC Page Header graphic.


Great Basin College Library
McMullen Hall
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801

Or visit the
Library Directory.


What do you think of the library's new website?
Let us know by filling out our Website Survey.

Articles and Databases page title graphic.

Articles and Databases

Welcome to the Great Basin College Library Database Page!

The library databases are sorted in alphabetical order and by subject. Click on one of the links below to access the right database for your research! If you need to find a Peer-Reviewed Article click on one of our Peer-Reviewed Databases found below.

Find a Peer-Reviewed Article

  • EBSCO - EBSCO is a great database to use for just about all of your research! Remember, look for the check box to refine your search results to peer-reviewed or scholoarly resources.
  • JSTOR - JSTOR is a database filled with primarily peer-reviewed or scholarly journals and resources!

Important Information on Accessing Databases-Please Read!

Students How to Sign into Campus Computers.

If prompted to provide a username and password to access a library resource, use your mygbc username. If this is your first time accessing any library resource, your initial password will be:

Initial Password:

  • The first three letters of your last name, with the first capitalized, followed by
  • The first three letters of your first name, with the first capitalized, followed by
  • Your birthday date and last two numbers of year. For example, if your name is Megan Reed and your birthday is March 6th 1999, then your initial password will be ReeMeg0699. Birthdays, such as the 6th that only contain one number, will contain a zero in front (06). If you have any issues, contact helpdesk to request a reset at 775-753-2167.
  • Important: Change your password within the first six uses or you will need to appear in person at the Helpdesk to have your password reset.

For more information, please visit:

And to manage this password, visit:

For help with your password, contact the Technology Help Desk 775-753-2167 or

For research, and other library related questions, contact the GBC Library 775-753-2222 or

For More Information Contact

Great Basin College Library
McMullen Hall
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 4,000 students are enrolled annually online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

We Are GBC graphic.
Viewing PDF files require the Adobe Reader for your browser, available free from Adobe.