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Culinary Arts - East Chicago: Online Resources

Online Magazine and Journal Articles

EBSCOhost -- Use this database for general research.  Find thousands of full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals.  Search topics such as: diet, nutrition, vitamins, food, recipes, crops, farming, food shortages, and much more. 

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  • Associates Programs Source Plus (from EBSCO) -- Contains more than 1,700 full-text journals as well as more than 200 full-text books specifically for the research needs of two-year college associate degree programs including culinary arts.
  • GreenFile (from EBSCO) -- Covers all aspects of human impact on the environment including sustainable agriculture, crops, organic foods, and more.

ProQuest -- A general database containing thousands of articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals covering many aspects of culinary arts.

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Sizzle Magazine -- Quarterly magazine from the American Culinary Federation for culinary students.

Online Books

Online Books - Subject "cooking" -- View a list of full-text electronic books available through IvyCat.  Simply click on a title to read the book on your computer.

Online Reference Sources

CREDO Reference
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Global Road Warrior
-- The ultimate guide to the world including information on business, travel, societies, culture, food, recipes, and more.  Look under the Society & Culture section of the country you select for National Cuisine and Recipes.

ProQuest Research Library
From business and political science to literature and psychology, ProQuest Research Library™ provides one-stop access to a wide range of the most utilized subjects and topics. The database includes thousands of full-text titles, with a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, important and general interest magazines. This combination of general reference volume and scope makes it one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer.

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Jataras Goodew -Culinary Arts Major
1st Year Culinary Arts Student

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