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Automotive: Article Databases

Madison College Libraries' Research Guide to Automotive Careers and Technologies

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Article Databases

The Find Articles link on the Madison College Libraries Home Page provides access to databases that offer citations and full-text articles from a huge variety of magazines, journals, newspapers, goverment documents, and more for research purposes.

Available by clicking on the title of the database below. Access from home or work is available for these databases, please read the instructions for Off Campus use.



A comprehensive resource for automotive diagnostic and repair information. This database is in library and your automotive classrooms only.


Auto Repair Source (Formerly AutoMate & Auto Repair Reference Center)

Information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1945.


Associates Plus Tech. Programs and Caeers Information

Full-text and index of vocational and technical periodicals, newsletters and publications. Includes many titles not found elsewhere in electronic format.


Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary database, with coverage of information in nearly all areas of academic study.