Library Services & Testing

College Resources for Students

Library & Testing Hours

Monday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 2:00pm

Testing Centers and Proctoring

Proctored testing is available at the College, approved proctor sites, and through certain remote proctoring systems.

Databases

LIRN: Please see librarian for the access code. This virtual library provides learners with millions of journals, magazines, newspaper articles, e-books, podcasts, audio and video resources.

Online LIRN Using Guide: http://www.lirn.net/guide/index.html

PubMed: The world’s largest medical database. Sponsored by the National Institute of Health, it’s used by researchers around the world. The database is good for more in-depth articles on medical issues.

PubMed online training link: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/bsd/disted/pubmed.html#qt
PubMed tutorial link: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/bsd/disted/pubmedtutorial/cover.html
PubMed official site: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed
PubMedHealth help link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/help/

Medline Plus: Public user focus, this database has access to videos, tutorials and other reference materials.

Medline Plus site: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/
MedlinePlus Videos and Tools link: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/videosandcooltools.html

Other Resources

Canvas: LMS (Learning Management System). All learners will complete an LMS orientation course before their first semester.