Skip to main content

Faculty and the Library: Finding Books and Ebooks

How to integrate library resources into your course

UPDATE

Finding Books and Ebooks tutorial is under revision because we have a NEW library catalog!

We hope to have the new tutorial ready by Summer II.

Thanks!

 

Learning Objectives

Students will learn:

1. The role books play in research

2. How to find and request books

3. How to access ebooks

About this Tutorial

This tutorial is under revision.

Finding Books and Ebooks is designed to help your students get started in their research. This tutorial includes:

  • Interactive learning objects
  • A quiz at the end
  • Additional resources

Ideas for using this tutorial:

  • Link to the tutorial in your syllabus 
  • Link to the tutorial in Blackboard
  • Assign students to view tutorial, take quiz
  • Print quiz results or copy and paste to email or document to upload to Blackboard

Finding Books and Ebooks is included in ACC's Research Success Tutorials suite, recognized by the ALA’s Association of College & Research Libraries’ Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (PRIMO) Committee in 2014.

PRIMO recognition

Finding Books and Ebooks

finding books and ebooks

 

DO NOT USE THIS TUTORIAL UNTIL THE UPDATE IS COMPLETE

- it has instructions using our OLD library catalog and is being updated this summer.

See other resources below for help.

 

Additional ACC Resources

finding books videos and course reserves

Click on image or go to http://researchguides.austincc.edu/findbooks

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

the library classification system

Click on the image or go to http://researchguides.austincc.edu/classif


ACC Web Site || Library Web Site || GET HELP! || Library Catalog
Contact Us • © Library Services, Austin Community College • Last update 6-2-2017