Library Resources

Library Director: Elizabeth Phillips ephillips@wccc.me.edu Tel:454-1050

Librarian: John Leavitt  johnleavitt@wccc.me.edu  Tel: 454-1051
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WCCC LibGuides library resource.LibGuides are sets of web pages for research assistance and links to useful resources compiled by the WCCC library staff.

 

 

Find the best database for your research from our A-Z database list.

 

 

 

Minerva online library catalog.

MINERVA is the online catalog for books, DVDs, and videos available at WCCC Library and at over 60 participating libraries in Maine. Requests for available resources can be made through inter-library loan (ILL) by logging in to your Library Account (at the top right hand of the page). “Your Patron Barcode” is the 14-digit number on the back of your student ID/library card.

 

 

Infonet

The Maine InfoNet Download Library provides free online access to downloadable e-books and audio books. Choose your Download Library (Calais-WCCC) then login with your Library Card ID (the 14-digit number on the back of your student ID/library card).

 

Flipster is a digital magazine distribution service.  Download the Flipster app for both android and Apple devices for easy access to the digital magazines on your tablets and phones. TO ACCESS THIS RESOURCE FROM OFF-CAMPUS, LOGIN TO THE WCCC PORTAL AND GO TO LIBRARY TAB TO RETRIEVE PASSWORD.

 

Kanopy provides libraries access to one of the most unique collections of films in the world – including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases. TO ACCESS THIS RESOURCE FROM OFF-CAMPUS, LOGIN TO THE WCCC PORTAL AND GO TO LIBRARY TAB TO RETRIEVE PASSWORD.

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Credo Reference provides access to the full text of subject-specific reference titles, dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopaedias, quotations and atlases from a wide variety of publishers. TO ACCESS THIS RESOURCE FROM OFF-CAMPUS, LOGIN TO THE WCCC PORTAL AND GO TO LIBRARY TAB TO RETRIEVE PASSWORD.

 

EbscoHostThis collection of over 25 databases covers a broad range of subjects, including business, health, medical, education, social sciences, law and career/technical. TO ACCESS THIS RESOURCE FROM OFF-CAMPUS, LOGIN TO THE WCCC PORTAL AND GO TO LIBRARY TAB TO RETRIEVE PASSWORD.

 

PrProQuestoQuest is a multidisciplinary set of databases for journals, magazines, and newspapers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine. TO ACCESS THIS RESOURCE FROM OFF-CAMPUS, LOGIN TO THE WCCC PORTAL AND GO TO LIBRARY TAB TO RETRIEVE PASSWORD.

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Digital Maine Library (formerly Marvel!) is a virtual library, providing free access to thousands of online magazines, newspapers, and reference books for all Maine residents. The Digital Maine Library may be accessed from any where in Maine.

 

Gale Academic One Resources

The premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles for academic libraries from the world’s leading journals, this comprehensive resource covers the physical and social sciences, technology, medicine, engineering, the arts, technology, literature, and many other subjects.

 

 

The premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science, and more.

 

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NoodleToolsNoodleTools is a web-based research service that helps students correctly cite sources in MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian citation styles. NoodleTools takes care of punctuation, alphabetization and formatting, producing a polished source list for import into Word.

 

PubMedPubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

 

ProDemandProDemand is the web version of Mitchell’s automobile repair and estimating software. ProDemand offers repair professionals delivery of automobile repair and estimating information. On the “Welcome” page, click the “Login” button to get started. AVAILABLE ONLY ON WCCC CAMPUS.

 

Google Scholar icon
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

 

 

Sweetsearch icon

SweetSearch is a Search Engine for Students. It searches select Web sites evaluated and approved by research experts, librarians and teachers.