Finding a book
You have access to over 57,000 printed books and 145,,000 electronic books. These books can give you an in-depth look at literary topics
To find books in the JSCC Library, use the Online Catalog
You will be asked for your Netlogon to access the electronic books in the Online Catalog.
To just look for electronic books, please use Find ebooks only (choose Ebsco ebooks and Ebrary)
Accessing the JSCC Library from Home
When you access the JSCC Library electronic databases or electronic books, you will be prompted for a username and password. This is your Netlogon
If you don't have your Netlogon, you can go to jweb (jweb.jscc.edu) and click on Netlogon Tools. If you don't know your J number (campus ID number), you can ask your guidance counselor for that information.
Fill out the form (your campus ID is your J number). You will be given a username by the system and you will be asked to create yourpassword.
Be sure to write your username and password down somewhere. If you have difficulties, call Scott Cohen at 1-800-355-5722, ext 51615 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Reference works in the JSCC Library
Finding Magazines and Journals
For other databases, go to http://library.jscc.edu/find-resources/find-a-journal.html
Scroll down to the list of databases by category. (for example: Education, Literature, Social Sciences)
Searching Google effectively
You can eliminate a lot of irrelevant information sometimes on a Google search.
Just type in your topic: and then put site: (domain name)
same sex schooling site:edu
would give you only educational sites in your search.
Other domain names such as:
could be useful.
Using the JSCC Library
As a dual enrollment student, you can use the online resources of the JSCC Library, but you can also check out up to 8 books since you are a student at Jackson State.
If you come to the campus library, a librarian will be on duty to assist you find information.
Please call Scott Cohen at 425-2615 or email him at email@example.com if you are having difficulty in locating information for you paper.