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New E-books of the Month

·       Cannabis: A Complete Guide:

·       Carbon Code: How You Can Become a Climate Change Hero:

·       Communicating the UX Vision: 13 Anti-Patterns that Block Good Ideas:

·       Conversations with Andre Dubus:

·       Introduction to Advanced Nursing Practice: An International Focus:

·       iPads in the Early Years: Developing Literacy and Creativity:

·       It’s Just the Normal Noises: Marcus, Guralnick, No Depression, and the Mystery of Americana Music:

·       Mouthfeel: How Texture Makes Taste:

·       Nurse’s Step-By-Step Guide to Transitioning to the Professional Nurse Role:

·       Pediatric Primary Care: Practice Guidelines for Nurses:

·       Primary Care: An Interprofessional Perspective (2nd Ed):

·       Quantifying the User Experience: Practical Statistics for User Research:

·       Reflective Practice in Nursing:

·       Synergy for Clinical Excellence: The AACN Synergy Model for Patient Care:

·       Audiovisual Regulation under Pressure: Comparative Cases from North America and Europe:

·       Broadcast Engineering Tutorial for Non-Engineers:

·       Digital Media Worlds: The New Economy of Media:

·       Digital Transformation in Journalism and News Media: Media Management, Media Convergence and Globalization:

·       Imagining the Global: Transnational Media and Popular Culture Beyond East and West:

·       Media Across Borders: Localizing TV, Film, and Video Games:

·       Media, Environment and the Network Society:

·       Media Framing of the Muslim World: Conflicts, Crises, and Contexts:

·       Media Independence: Working with Freedom or Working for Free?:

·       Media Power and Plurality: From Hyperlocal to High-Level Policy:

·       Muting Israeli Democracy: How Media Policy Undermines Free Speech:

·       NAB Legal Guide to Broadcast Law and Regulation:

·       Practical Phonetics and Phonology: A Resource Book for Students:

·       Urban Emergency Management: Planning and Response for the 21st Century:

·       Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance in America, 1862-1920:

·       Big Data Integration:

·       Careers in Financial Services:

·       Careers in Sports & Fitness:

·       Careers in the Arts: Fine, Performing & Visual:

·       Community & Family Health Issues (Same Health):

·       Criminal Justice System (2nd Ed):

·       Data Processing on FPGAs:

·       Encyclopedia of Climate Change (2nd Ed):

·       Encyclopedia of Cyber Warfare:

·       Great Events from History: African American History:

·       Great Lives from History: American Women:

·       Impact of Design Research on Industrial Practice: Tools, Technology, and Training:

·       Information and Influence Propagation in Social Networks:

·       Pain Free: A Revolutionary Method for Stopping Chronic Pain:

·       Perspectives on Business Intelligence:

·       U.S. Supreme Court (2nd Ed):

·       Veracity of Data: From Truth Discovery Computation Algorithms to Models of Misinformation Dynamics:

·       Analog Integrated Circuit Design Automation: Placement, Routing and Parasitic Extraction Techniques:

·       Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics: A Critical Guide:

·       Bridging the Gap: How Community Health Workers Promote the Health of Immigrants:

·       Brown & Sharpe and the Measure of American Industry: Making the Precision Machine Tools that Enabled Manufacturing, 1833-2001:

·       Deciphering Sun Tzu: How to Read The Art of War:

·       Health Disparities, Diversity, and Inclusion: Context, Controversies, and Solutions:

·       Medieval Robots: Mechanism, Magic, Nature, and Art:

·       Nicomachean Ethics: Books II-IV (Displays as Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics in ProQuest Ebook Central):

·       Novel Three-State Quantum Dot Gate Field Effect Transistor: Fabrication, Modeling and Applications:

·       Project Management and Engineering Research: AEIPRO 2016:

·       Project Management Metrics, KPIs, and Dashboard: A Guide to Measuring ad Monitoring Project Performance:

·       Proposal Writing for Clinical Nursing and DNP Projects (2nd Ed):

·       Sun Tzu’s The Art of War (Bilingual Edition Complete Chinese and English Text):  

·       5G Radio Access Networks: Centralized RAN, Cloud-RAN and Virtualization of Small Cells:

·       Computer Communication, Networking and Internet Security: Proceedings of IC3T 2016:

·       Constitutional Torts and the War on Terror:

·       Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace:

·       Designing and Teaching Online Courses in Nursing:

·       Digital SLR Photography All-In-One For Dummies:

·       Emergencies in Public Law: The Legal Politics of Containment:

·       Environmental Law Handbook:

·       Failed Promise of Sentencing Reform:

·       From Photon to Pixel: The Digital Camera Handbook:

·       Handbook of Research on Advanced Wireless Sensor Network Applications, Protocols, and Architectures:

·       Hardware Hacker: Adventures in Making and Breaking Hardware:

·       Illicit Sex within the Justice System: Using Weak Power to Legislate, Regulate and Enforce Morality:

·       Innovation, Between Science and Science Fiction:

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

New Resources

·       Cultural Periodicals from the Southern U.S., 1797-1877:
·       Periodicals of the British Empire and Its Colonies, 1702-1879:
·       Women’s Periodicals of the Nineteenth Century, 1866-1891:

·         Bloom’s Literature

Examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.

·         ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global: The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection:

This database is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses on humanities and social sciences. Coverage: 1637 – current.

·         RefWorks:

A reference management service that supports the needs of students, faculty and librarians.

Distance Education Service

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