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Welcome to the MCC Library Website: Home

The MCC Library supports teaching and learning and helps students succeed in college, careers, and life. Online library resources are available 24/7.

Just starting your research?

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Citing & avoiding plagiarism

Textbooks and OERs

Students, see which textbooks we have for in-library use, and search our catalog for older editions.

Also, see whether we have your course materials, search eBooks or use the MCC OneSearch box on this page to find articles. If your course is using open educational resources (OERs), there should be a link or readings in your Canvas course. If you need help, ask us! Want to know more about OERs? Visit the Open Textbook Alliance.

Faculty, consult the MCC Library's Open Educational Resources (OERs) toolkit to learn how to adopt/adapt OERs instead of expensive textbooks.

MCC Library Workshops (Online)

Online library workshops for students to develop vital research skills for college success. Modules include: Using the MCC Library Resources, Evaluating Sources, Citing Sources in MLA, Citing Sources in APA, Primary Sources, and Getting Started with a Research Paper. Click on link to self-enroll in the Canvas course.

Modules are self-paced and each takes about 30 minutes to complete.

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MCC Library OneSearch

Find Books, eBooks + Articles

 

Choose just a few keywords such as GMO and food to express the main concepts of your research. Learn more about keywords.

MCC Librarians created a series of online guides to help you find, evaluate and use library and other resources. Click MCC Library Resources in the left menu in any Canvas course to see a research guide matched to your course (some non-research courses have the library homepage).

See all course and subject research guides, or visit one of our most popular guides:

MCC Library provides eBooks and print books to students, faculty and staff. Ask a librarian for help finding what you need.

With our Interlibrary loan service, we can also get books from other libraries. See the last tab on this box for more information.

MCC Library provides access to dozens of databases that contain journal articles, news articles, reports, research and more. If you need help searching for what you need, ask a librarian or see the Getting Started with Research guide.

To check if the MCC Library has access to a specific publication, type the title into the search box below. You can also, browse publications in a given subject area.

Are you looking for articles?  Do your search in the Library databases.

MCC Library can get articles or books from other libraries. It is easy and free!

If you find a book, DVD, or article somewhere else, please complete the MCC Interlibrary Loan request form. Never pay for full text on a website -- your library can request it for free.  Watch our how-to video to learn more. 

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If you find an article by searching in MCC Library databases and you see the message below in your search results, click on it to open a form that has the publication information already completed. All we will need is your contact information.

Access now. Request this item through interlibrary loan.

Whichever form you complete, we will request the materials from the other library and contact you when they arrive at MCC. Read more about ILL.

Read the News

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Read titles including the New York Times, Boston Globe, and Wall Street Journal through our US Newsstream database. Find more News Databases on our A-Z Databases page.

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Library Hours: Fall 2022

The Library and Learning Commons spaces are open:

Day Time

Monday - Thursday

Friday

7:30 AM -  7 PM

7:30 AM - 6 PM

Closed weekends and holidays

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