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Library Access Off-campus: Welcome

New E-books of the Month

·       Aboriginal Music in Contemporary Canada: Echoes and Exchanges:

·       Advance Practice Nursing: Essentials for Role Development (4th Ed):

·       Alec Wilder:

·       Ammianus Marcellinus: An Annotated Bibliography, 1474 to the Present:

·       Applied Investment Theory: How Markets and Investors Behave, and Why:

·       Audacious Euphony: Chromatic Harmony and the Triad’s Second Nature:

·       Avant Garde: An American Odyssey from Gertrude Stein to Pierre Boulez:

·       Black Recording Artists, 1877-1926: An Annotated Discography:

·       Culture in Networks:

·       EKGs for the Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant (2nd Ed):

·       Essentials of Mathematical Thinking:

·       Prescription Drug Abuse:

·       SAGE Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling:

·       Security in the Private Cloud:

·       State-Sponsored Inequality: The Banner System and Social Stratification in Northeast China:

·       Data Protection: Ensuring Data Availability:

·       Ebersole and Hess’ Gerontological Nursing & Health Aging:

·       Game Theory, Alive:

·       Historical Dictionary of Islam:

·       Integrative Women’s Health:

·       Joy of Nursing Reclaiming Our Nobility:

·       (Peterson’s) Master the Police Officer Exam (19th Ed):

·       Nursing Beyond the Bedside: 60 Non-Hospital Careers in Nursing:

·       Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing:

·       Primary Nursing: Person-Centered Care Delivery System Design:

·       Servant Leadership in Nursing: Spirituality and Practice in Contemporary Health Care:

·       Spirituality in Nursing (6th Ed):

·       Supporting Multiculturalism in Open and Distance Learning Spaces:

·       Washington Manual of Pediatrics:

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

·       RMAU (Risk Management Association University):

·       IBISWorld:
·       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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