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Checking Out Library Materials
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.
Sign in to the library catalog to renew materials and place holds on books.
Find Books and DVDs Using the Library Catalog
Find Books & DVDs on Your Topic!
1. Access the Library Catalog.
2. Type in a broad subject or keywords in the text box. (Less is more!)
3. Click on the "words or phrase" button.
4. Browse your list of results.
5. Write down the call number and location of your chosen items.
6. Use the call number to find your item on the shelf!
Tip: Use keywords to search the catalog! For example...
- Capital punishment
- Gun control
- Human trafficking
Librarian Book Picks
The books below are available for a two-week check-out. Write down a book's call number to find it upstairs in the book stacks!
Academic Profiling: Latinos, Asian Americans, and the achievement gap by
Call Number: LC212.22 .C35 O24 2013
Transnational Struggles: policy, gender, and family life on the Texas-Mexico border by
Call Number: F395 .M5 B87 2014
The Tolerance Trap: how God, genes, and good intentions are sabotaging gay equality by
Call Number: HQ76.5 .W35 2014
Marriage Markets: how inequality is remaking the American family by
Call Number: HQ536 .C348 2014
Find eBooks Online!
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.)