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Find details on borrowing, tech equipment, course reserves, research and reference help, & instructional support at 2022 LIBRARY SERVICES.
Basic tab > Title
~Don't start with an article (World is Flat - not The World is Flat)
Basic tab > Keyword Relevance
~Use to find books about a topic (nafta)
~Enter the last name first (Friedman, Thomas - not Thomas Friedman)
Library Catalog Search
Tip for finding e-books in the library catalog:
Using the search box above will open a new tab. In the library catalog's results page, under Show Only, select the "Available Online" filter. This will narrow the results to only e-books that you can access off-campus. (Print books are temporarily unavailable to borrow as of April 2020.)
Accessing print books during Winter 2021:
Seattle Central College Library is offering Holds Pick-up Service on select items.
In addition to the books on the shelves, the library offers over 35,000 titles on the web through our subscriptions to online book collections. These library databases provide access to digital books that can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ebook Central (formerly ebrary) This link opens in a new window
Full-text ebooks. Over 50,000 titles. The selection covers a wide range of subjects,
including Health, Business, Education, and Science & Technology.
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) This link opens in a new window
Full-text ebooks. 15,000 titles from a wide range of subjects.
Academic Video Online (AVOn) This link opens in a new window
Streaming video covering a wide range of subjects and content types: documentaries, interviews, feature films, performances, news programs and newsreels, demonstrations, and raw footage. Trial subscription for Spring 2020.
Films on Demand This link opens in a new window
Streaming videos. Educational titles and clips on a wide range of subjects.