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Student Learning Success Toolbox: Finding Books and Ebooks

A guide to library resources and services for students at Community College

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

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


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See other resources below for help.


Additional ACC Resources

finding books videos and course reserves

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the library classification system

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