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Library Access

Remote (Off-Campus) Access:

Students/Faculty: use BCCC Network Login – 

enter your network (Blackboard) username and current password.

Library Patrons: use Library Card Number 

 enter your full library card number.

Gale Research Complete (TRIAL RESOURCE)

Gale Research Complete provides subscription access to the largest package of primary and secondary sources available to libraries today, covering journals, newspapers, eBooks, literature resources and archives. For remote (off-campus) access code, please contact the library.

JSTOR (Trial Resource)

Full access to every JSTOR archival journal and primary source collection. JSTOR is a digital library for the intellectually curious. We help everyone discover, share, and connect valuable ideas. For remote (off-campus) access, please register an account using your college email. Once users connect on campus, they can get off-campus access through browser and account pairing.


ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuest Ebook Central is your ultimate Ebook Platform providing breadth and depth of authoritative content. This database includes scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, as well as general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills. 

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TDS Health (featuring STAT!Ref)

TDS Health's STAT!Ref is an online library of electronic resources for medical students and professionals. In addition to the STAT!Ref eBook library, the TDS Health database also includes: Pharmacology World, Anatomy.tv, Board Vitals, Stedman's Medical Dictionary, EBMcalc, Evidence Alerts, Drug Shortages, and an ICD Conversion Tool.

ProQuest Central

A comprehensive and multidisciplinary research database with content covering business, health and medical, social sciences, arts and humanities, education, science and technology, and more. The collection includes thousands of full-text scholarly journals, trade and professional titles, newspapers, magazines, dissertations, working papers, case studies, and market reports all together on a powerful, user-friendly platform.

Films on Demand (Infobase)

Thousands of high quality videos on business & economics, health medicine, humanities & social sciences, and science & mathematics, as well as travel and fitness programming, home and how-to videos, indie films, and popular music performances. Includes Oscar, Emmy and Peabody award winning documentaries, interviews, instructional and vocational training videos, historical speeches and newsreels.

Credo Reference (Infobase)

A virtual reference collection including encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, images, audio files, and videos in a wide expanse of subject areas.  Credo promotes knowledge building, problem solving and critical thinking to give people the information skills necessary for success throughout their academic, professional and personal lives.

Hoopla: Digital Media

Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by our library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! Titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. Hoopla has hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily.

Dogwood Digital Library (OverDrive & Libby)

Borrow thousands of popular fiction and non-fiction e-books, e-audiobooks, and magazines. This is a shared collection of items from many North Carolina community college libraries. These items may be downloaded to most computers and mobile devices. To access: Click "Sign In" then "Beaufort County Community College" and enter BCCC credentials. Download the Libby app to read/listen on mobile devices.

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