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ABC-CLIO ebooks
55 volume collection covering current topics, culture and medicine.

Bloom's Literary Criticism
Thousands of critical articles published by noted scholars under the Bloom's Literary Criticism series; includes "Bloom's How to Write About:"with specific advice on how to write good essays on popularly assigned authors.

Your academic journals in a beautiful, browsable format. BrowZine organizes articles available through the NSCC Library and arranges them in an easy to use format, for browsing, reading and monitoring journal content across disciplines.

Credo Reference
Reference books; 66,000 art, science & medical images; 90,000 atlas pages. Create customized exportable data tables; visual concept maps of search results.

Ebook Central
Your source for thousands of online books. Ebook Central also has many features to help with your research: Log-in and save books, take notes, look up definitions, get explanations of terms, search the Web, all from within Ebook Central.

eBooks (EBSCOhost)
Over 6700 purchased and public domain eBooks published before 2004.

Overdrive Audio Books
Growing collection of over 1000 audio and ebooks, including Kindle, ePub and PDF, for download to your computer or portable audio device.

Virtual Reference Library
31 volume database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multi-disciplinary research.