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The Los Angeles Public Library has a bank of 218 free and subscription databases that can be easily accessed and filtered for the users needs. This is an important resource for students and stakeholders because once out of LAUSD, they can continue to have access to reliable and comprehensive databases at no cost. A good example of a RELIABLE source of information
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