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Suggested Search Terms

You can find information in various sources by choosing several different key terms and combining them with other words

These are just suggestions.  You will think of other key terms and combinations.


Social media

    social media and higher education

    social media and colleges

    social media and students

   social media and teaching

  social media and universities

Social Networking

    social networking issues






Finding a book

You have access to over 37,,000 printed books and 220,000  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. 

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.

Articles on Social Media and Higher Education

Finding Magazines and Journals

The databases below are suggested ones for starting your search for information in magazines and journals for articles dealing with social media and higher education.


Google Scholar

Google Scholar can lead to scholarly journal articles.  If the material is available online free of charge, you will see a link to the right of the article.

Google Scholar Search


Using the JSCC Library

Please call Scott Cohen at 425-2615 or email him at if you are having difficulty in locating information or in using the JSCC Library.

Search Everything in the Library at Once

Interlibrary Loan

Please contact Vanessa Jones ( if you need a book or article that the JSCC Library does not have.

Please allow one to two weeks for books to arrive.  Periodical articles come within several days.