5. Using Butte College Library Resources

In this chapter, you will learn to use different resources in the Butte College Library by watching the following short videos.

5.1 Library Web Site (video 1:55) - how to access the Library Web site

5.2 Books

5.21 Simple Search (video 1:53) - how to use Simple Search to find books, and understanding the Search Results display

5.22 Advanced Search (video 2:38) - how to use Advanced Search to find books, and how to open an e-book from the Search Results

5.23 Locating Books in the Library (video 3:22) - how to locate a book using the call number

5.24 Placing a hold for a book at Main campus or Chico center - (video 2:02) how to make an online request for a book to be held for you at the Main Campus or  Chico Center.

5.25 How to request a book or article through Interlibrary Loan. 

5.26 eBooks

5.3 Article Databases

5.31 Butte College Library Research Databases (video 1:40) - how to access research databases, and how the databases are organized

5.32 Proquest Direct (video 5:43) - how to perform a search for relevant results in Proquest; search results display, and other useful features

5.33 Academic Search Premier (video 2:47) - how to perform a search for relevant results in Academic Search Premier; search results display, and other useful features

5.34 Finding Newspaper Articles (video 4:59) - using NewsBank and other databases to find newspaper articles

Next session: 5.4 Tips for Searching Library Resources