Sierra WAM Table Access for Library Databases

This is a back-up page for temporary remote access to the Library webpage with a generic account that will only be available through Nov. 2021.

Databases with Scholarly Articles:


Newspaper Articles:

Basic Skills:


  • Films on Demand  -Choose from more than 20,000+ educational titles in dozens of subject areas. For filtered search capabilities access the database from on-campus.
  • Kanopy  over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos  touching on a wide range of topics. *Faculty Requests only– see Kanopy Collection Development Policy.

Information about Authors and Books:

Arts and Humanities:

Pro/Con Arguments:



Apparel Design and Merchandising:

  • Women’s Wear Daily Website (WWD, Annual) – On-campus access can view all content published in the last year. Off-campus access or Digital Daily subscription requires registering, and logging in with created account info. to view all content. A Peralta email is required for registration. 2 seat max for (there is no usage threshold for the Digital Daily access).
  • Women’s Wear Digital Daily Email An email subscription to WWD’s Digital Daily requires registering and logging in with created account info. A Peralta email is required for registration. The Digital Daily email you receive (the first business day after registration) will contain links to both a pdf, and an e-reader version of the day’s Digital Daily. The e-reader requires your login, the pdf does not. Please click here for a short video which includes tips on how to best utilize the E-reader environment. eReader Tip: Be sure to watch until the end of the video, for how to view previous issues from the past 6 months, via the archive icon in the top right on the toolbar.
  • Women’s Wear Digital Daily via–  For now, if you click on the DD icon/red arrow in top right corner of, it takes you to a page where you can have the DD (Digital Daily) resent to your email address. This will only work if you have already registered. However, WWD has assured us that the Digital Daily will eventually be viewable directly from the website in the coming months. We will let you know when that feature is released.

Health and Environment:

Careers and Education:

Business, Law and Government:

More Links and Resources​