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Library Access Off-campus: Welcome

New E-books of the Month

·         Connected Curriculum for Higher Education:

·         Encyclopedia of Film Composers:

·         Linear Algebra Tools for Data Mining:

·         Oxford Encyclopedia of Crime, Media, and Popular Culture:

·         Parallel Programming for Modern High Performance Computing Systems:

·         Rethinking Cybersecurity: Strategy, Mass Effect, and States:

·         Sage Handbook of Nature:

·         Terminal Self: Everyday Life in Hypermodern Times:

·         Turbo-Codes: From Channel Coding to Video Compression:

·       Anomaly Detection Principles and Algorithms:

·       Assessment of Autism Spectrum Disorder (2nd Ed):

·       Augmented Reality Art: From an Emerging Technology to a Novel Creative Medium:

·       Basic Applied Bioinformatics:

·       Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Code:

·       Concurrent, Real-Time and Distributed Programming in Java: Threads, RTSJ and RMI:

·       Confident Web Design: Master the Fundamentals of Website Creation and Supercharge Your Career:

·       Cyberspace and Cybersecurity (2nd Ed):

·       Death in a Consumer Culture:

·       Demand Driven Materials Requirements Planning:

·       Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA): Properties, Functions and Health Effects:

·       Ethics of Information and Communication Technologies:

·       Forging Connections in Early Mathematics Teaching and Learning:

·       George Washington Carver: In His Own Words (2nd Ed):

·       Handbook of Game Theory and Industrial Organization (V.1: Theory):

·       Handbook of Game Theory and Industrial Organization (V.2: Applications):

·       Illustrated C# 7: The C# Language Presented Clearly, Concisely, and Visually:

·       Information Systems: Process and Practice:

·       Integrating Nutrition into Practice:

·       Intrusion Detection and Prevention for Mobile Ecosystems:

·       Learn JavaScript with P5.js: Coding for Visual Learners:

·       Living in Digital Worlds: Designing the Digital Public Space:

·       Mechanical Ventilation in Patient with Respiratory Failure:

·       Praeger Handbook of Personality Across Cultures:

·       Security, Privacy, and Anonymization in Social Networks: Emerging Research and Opportunities:

·       Sex and the Posthuman Condition:

·       Thinking about Technology: How the Technological Mind Misreads Reality:

·         Careers Outdoors:

·         Great Athletes:

·         Notable Natural Disasters (2nd Ed):

·         Principles of Biotechnology:

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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Yingqi Tang
Houston Cole Library
Jacksonville State University
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Jacksonville, AL 36265-1602
Tel: (256) 782-5757
Fax: (256) 782-5872

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