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. Look under as many words that relate to your topic that you can think of.
For example if you were looking for information on teenagers and violence you could look under :
- Teenagers or adolescents and violence;
- Domestic Violence and teenagers or adolescents;
- High Schools and Violence;
- Adolescence and dating and violence;
- Dating and Violence and teenagers or adolescents ,
- Teenage relationships, etc.
You will be asked for your Netlogon to access the electronic books in the Online Catalog.
Accessing the JSCC Library from Home
When you access the JSCC Library electronic databases or electronic books from off-campus , you will be prompted for a username and password.
This is your Netlogon that you use to log on to campus computers or when you use Elearn.
Reference works in the JSCC Library
Finding Journals, Magazines and Newspapers
These are just a few of the journal databases in the JSCC Library.
Research and Writing Help
Writing Center at Jackson State Community College
Getting Help from the JSCC Library
You can call the JSCC Library for assistance at 731-425-2609, come by in person or use the Ask a Librarian feature below.
Controversial Issues Databases
The controversial issues databases in the JSCC Library provide an objective look at controversial issues.
Often, these sources are better than what could be found in a Google search, since you will locate more balanced and unbiased treatment of topics.
Access Library through Facebook
Please go to your Facebook account and type in
You will get all the latest information from the library and be able search for information.