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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Logging in from home

Students!  Using the Library's resources from home just got easier!  Simply use your student log-in and student ID# to login to any library resource.  You'll only need to log in once per search session.

Sample Log-in:  sBilboBaggins

            Password:  908####

Faculty and staff will log in using your last name and library barcode number, located on the front of your library card.

Sample Log-in:  Liberace 

            Password: 26490#########


Coming soon!

Watch for some dramatic changes to the YCCC Library's website in the near future.  All the same useful tools, all new streamlined design.


Find background information in online encyclopedias

Short encyclopedia articles can help you to quickly identify concepts, topics, issues, and keywords for brainstorming and topic development.  Credo Reference gives you access to over 600 reputable encyclopedias online.  

Better than Wikipedia!  Comes with properly formatted citations.


Search for books, DVDs, and CDs

           Books, DVDs, & CDs in the YCCC Library's collection.

Search for articles in research databases

Ebsco's Academic Search Complete


Or browse all databases by subject

Research databases provide free access to full-text scholarly journal articles, as well as magazine and newspaper articles.  These articles also come with the properly formatted citations for you to copy into your bibliography.


Search for streaming video

Enter your search terms below to find full-length films, video clips, or transcripts.

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