Meet one-on-one with a Librarian or Technology Support Specialist
If you want in-depth help, you can make an appointment with us. Librarians will help you find or narrow a paper topic, locate appropriate sources, and cite your sources correctly. If you need help with Microsoft Office or Blackboard, make sure to schedule time with our Technology Specialists.
If a database has this icon next to it: , this means that you may be able to read full articles from that database. If the paper icon does not appear near the title, you will not be able to read full articles from the database.
Reference essays and literary criticism examining the lives of great authors and their works. Thousands of scholarly and critical books, peer-reviewed journals, and other periodicals. Over 400 full-length videos of classic plays and films.
Over 2,600 searchable, full-text poems, with corresponding analytical entries. Information on 49,000+ major and minor literary characters. Overviews, synopses, analyses, and literary criticism of thousands of works. Features a comprehensive Shakespeare Center — including the full text of all of his plays. A redesigned “How to Write about” section with improved functionality and special sections covering how to write a good essay.
LearningExpress Library / PrepStep provides users with instant access to the most comprehensive collection of test preparation tools, skill building materials, and career resources available. Over 1,000 online practice tests and tutorials are available, along with more than 200 eBook titles. *Requires free registration before use.
Gain deep insights into any area of interest - down to a city block, with stunning visualizations and built-in data. Use Social Explorer to visualize and interact with data, create maps, charts, reports and downloads that help you reach your goals. Explore hundreds of thousands of built-in data indicators related to demography, economy, health, politics, environment, crime and more
Available to TNCC faculty only. The VIVA Faculty Textbook Portal is a catalog to assist Virginia public college and university faculty in finding and selecting open and affordable textbooks for their courses in one place. The Portal is part of a wide-scale Open and Affordable Initiative by VIVA to provide no-cost and barrier-free access to course curriculum resources for students and researchers. The Portal contains over 200,000 titles from VIVA’s shared library collections, open access textbooks, and ebooks available for VIVA to purchase on behalf of public colleges and universities throughout the state.
*Important: Do not type in keywords in the Database Title Search This search only retrieves the title of databases.