To find books, audio/visual materials, or print periodicals on your topic, conduct a keyword or subject search in the Library Catalog.
Try synonyms and related terms:
math OR mathematics
automation OR mechanization
Darwinism OR natural selection
From the information you find in the Catalog, be sure to note:
To become more familiar with finding materials in the Library's print collection, here's a guide to using Library of Congress call numbers:
The library has a collection of anatomical and chemistry models. Students with college ID cards or college library cards may check out these models at the circulation desk for use in the library.
Click on the links below to search for articles from periodicals (magazines, journals, newspapers, etc.) and for information from electronic books and multimedia resources. From off-campus, you will need to enter the barcode number from the back of your AACC photo ID or Truxal Library card.
Leading full-text scientific database of peer-reviewed journals
Science and technology reference and news
Articles from periodicals like Scientific American; Discover; Science, Technology, and Human Values; and much more
Academic Search Premier
Articles from periodicals like Technology Review, Science & Engineering Ethics, Science Now, and much more
Articles from scholarly journals like Native Plants Journal, Technology & Culture, Ethics & the Environment, and more
JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collection
Articles from scholarly journals like Ecological Applications, Freshwater Science, Math Horizons, and more
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Periodical articles, reference materials, and audio/visual resources about controversial topics and current events related to STEM
EBSCO eBook Collection
Includes thousands of titles related to STEM
Includes thousands of eBooks about STEM topics
ABC-CLIO eBook Collection
Includes a number of STEM titles
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes reference books on STEM topics
Includes dozens of STEM-focused reference books
Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
Contents of the most recent CRC Handbook
Free, full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journals
Academic Video Online
Includes streaming video STEM topics
For more resources on health science and technology, visit our
Research Guide for Health and Wellness
For more resources on sustainability topics, visit our
Research Guide to Sustainability
Find these materials in the Reference Section of Truxal Library:
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