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Economics Research Guide: Books and eBooks

Checking Out Library Materials

ELAC Student ID

Use your current ELAC Student ID to check-out library materials.

Check out up to 10 items at the Circulation Desk.

Books check out for 28 days. DVDs check out for 3 days.

Librarian e-book Picks!

Log in with your ACE information to access these books off-campus.

Find Books in the Library!

Find Books & DVDs on Your Topic!

1. Access the Library Catalog.

2. Type in a broad subject or keywords in the text box. 

3. Click on the "words or phrase" button.

4. Browse your results.

5. Write down the call number and location of your chosen items.

6. Find the items on the shelf! 

Tip 1: Use keywords to search the catalog! For example...

  • "financial policy"
  • "economic inequality"

Tip 2: Browse the upstairs library Stacks by subject matter:

  • HA Statistics
  • HB Economic Theory. Demography
  • HC Economic History and Conditions
  • HD Industries. Land Use. Labor
  • HE Transportation and communications
  • HF Commerce
  • HG Finance
  • HJ Public Finance
  • HN Social History and Conditions
  • HT Communities. Classes. Races
  • HX Communism. Socialism. Anarchism

Find eBooks!

ELAC Library offers many eBook collections, all with free 24/7 access for our ELAC students.

Search for ebooks here: EBSCO eBook Collection

(Note: When you access ebooks off-campus, you will be prompted to enter your ACE Account.)

Great Books You Can Find in Our Library

Did you know ELAC's Library has a large collection of books you can check out? Visit the second floor or ask a Librarian to point you in the right direction.