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Library Access Off-campus: Welcome

New E-books of the Month

·         Applied Game Theory and Strategic Behavior:

·         Full Contact Karate Training:

·         Science and Law of School Segregation and Diversity:

·       Advanced Machining Processes: Innovative Modeling Techniques:

·       Building a Sustainable Global Strategy: A Framework of Core Competence, Product Architecture, Supply Chain Management and IT System:

·       Children of Marx and Coca-Cola: Chinese Avant-Garde Art and Independent Cinema:

·       Cinema of Urban Crisis: Seventies Film and the Reinvention of the City:

·       Contemporary Chinese Art: A Critical History:

·       Cosmic Debris: What It Is and What We Can Do About It:

·       Criminal Ingenuity: Moore, Cornell, Ashbery, and the Struggle Between the Arts:

·       Cultural Awareness in Nursing and Health Care: An Introductory Text (3rd ed):

·       Discussions in User Experience: Healthcare For User Frustration:

·       Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment:

·       Expert Searching in the Google Age:

·       Fast Facts on Combating Nurse Bullying, Incivility and Workplace Violence: What Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell:

·       Fray: Art and Textile Politics:

·       Hanan Al-Cinema: Affections for the Moving Image:

·       Handbook of Statistical Analysis and Data Mining Applications:

·       Hans Holbein (Revised and Expanded 2nd Ed):

·       High Reliability Organizations: A Healthcare Handbook for Patient Safety & Quality:

·       Introduction to Python for Engineers and Scientists: Open Source Solutions for Numerical Computation:

·       Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun (Bloom’s Guides: A Raisin in the Sun):

·       “Maintenance Insanity” Cure: Practical Solutions to Improve Maintenance Work:

·       Manhood, Marriage, and Mischief: Rembrandt’s “Night Watch” and Other Dutch Group Portraits:

·       Maria Izquierdo and Frida Kahlo: Challenging Visions in Modern Mexican Art:

·       Materials for the 21st Century:

·       Medical Ethics, Law and Communication at a Glance:

·       Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison:

·       Mosby’s Medical Dictionary:

·       Preserving and Exhibiting Media Art: Challenges and Perspectives:

·       Scientists Must Speak (2nd Ed):

·       Technology Management in Organizational and Societal Contexts:

·       Victorian Photography, Literature and the Invention of Modern Memory: Already the Past:

·       Will You Be Alive 10 Years from Now?: And Numerous Other Curious Questions in Probability:

Welcome Message

Welcome to the Houston Cole Library Distance Education information guide. This guide is designed  for students, faculty, staff and anyone who is interested to use our library.  We are committed to delivering a great experience in supporting your learning, teaching and researching needs. This guide covers the following topics:

For Students and Faculty
Remote Access

        Get Access
        Access Troubleshooting 

E-Resources (E-books, E-journals, Streaming Videos etc.)
        Finding Article with a Citation
        Finding an Article from Databases
        Finding an E-book
        Finding an Article on Reserve 
        Finding a Streaming Video 
        Library's Digital Collection
        Providers' Guide (EBSCOhost, Gale, JSTOR)

Printed Resources (Books, Journals etc.)
        Document Delivery vs. Interlibrary Loan
        Circulation Rules and Regulations
        Finding Printed Journals/Books
        Renewing Materials
        Borrow Reserved Materials

Research Assistance
        Citation Style Guide
        Citation Management Tools

        Publishing in Scholarly Journals
        Featured Books​
        Evaluation Resources
        Copyright & Plagiarism

        Research Help

Course Reserve
Finding pURL Link 
Featured Databases & Books
Requesting for Purchase
Library Instruction /Orientation Request
Faculty/Librarian Collaboration
Refero - an Anti-plagiarism Tutorial
Databases on Trial
Resources for creative teaching

Distance Education Service

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Houston Cole Library
Jacksonville State University
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