Happy New Year! I hope you are rested, rejuvenated, and ready to rock the winter 2021 session.
We have some important updates and changes to library resources and services we'd like to share. Although the library remains closed, online research and instructional services are available. Help is just one click, call, or text away!
Reference & Instruction Services
Boost Your Instruction
Library Print Books & Textbooks: Print books, including textbooks, and DVDs are not available for checkout. Students can order textbooks through the ELAC Campus Bookstore.
OER: Browse our OER Guide to locate free online course materials.
ELAC Library Online Resources
EBSCO E-Book Collection
Oxford’s Very Short Introductions
ProQuest eBook Central
Salem Press Online
Kanopy: Access 45 faculty selected films like RGB and Moonlight. Visit our Kanopy guide for more details. We are currently out of funds to purchase Kanopy films until the spring 2021 semester.
Films on Demand: Access over 44,000 educational films from acclaimed producers like California Newsreel, Frontline, and American Experience.
Intelecom: Full-length videos and topic-specific clips covering over 30 academic disciplines.
Swank: Faculty can now request films in the Swank platform. Access will begin on January 1, 2021. Faculty can create a personal account to request films. Watch films like A Raisin in the Sun, Zoot Suit, and Fences.
African American Experience
American Indian Experience
Anthropology Resource Library
Latino American Experience
Music Reference Collection
Naxos Music Library
Oxford Very Short Introductions
Project MUSE (Journals)
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text
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Have a great winter session!