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Library Catalogs

Tompkins Cortland Library Catalog - Search for books and videos in the College's Library. You can also use our Classic Catalog. Browse our new titles and see a list of new items organized by subject.

WorldCat – Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide contains over 61 million records. You can use this database to request items through the College Get It! – Information Delivery service.

SUNY Catalog - Searches all SUNY libraries.

Local Libraries - Links to local and regional libraries.


Explore our Nook ereader collection. You can browse the new titles, the entire list of available titles, or see what's on each Nook: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13 and 14.

E-book Collections

Ebook Central
Over 150,000 academic e-books covering all subject areas.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Over 250 academic reference encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Learn how to use GVRL to Find Background Material

ACLS Humanities E-Book
The ACLS e-book collection includes over 4,300 full-text, e-books in all areas of the humanities (art, literature, religion, philosophy, ethics and history) written by scholars in their respective fields and published by university presses or scholarly societies. This collection is especially strong in history.

HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions with a collection of over ten million volumes of which 30% are in the public domain. Check the box for Full view only.

Full text, online nursing resources including reference works, test preparation and instructional videos. You must click "I accept" at the first page to acknowledge the end-user agreement to get to the STAT!Ref site. Mobile access is available.

EBSCO eBook Collection
Ebooks in the fields of nursing, medicine and health.

Streaming Video & Audio

Films on Demand
Over 24,000 educational videos covering all topics.

Nursing Videos
Over 1400 nursing videos designed to help nursing students excel in their studies, pass licensure exams, and prepare for long-term career success. Topics include nursing foundations and skills, patient care, diseases and disorders, academic success skills, and career development and exploration. From Films on Demand.

Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection
More than 200 dramatic works in streaming audio. "The plays are performed by leading actors from around the world [and] are recorded specifically for online listening." An Alexander Street resource.

Over 15,000 2-minute streaming video clips with transcripts from experts on business, leadership and entrepreneurship. Works best with Chrome, Firefox and IE10 (earlier versions of IE aren't able to display the menus).

Prendismo: Hospitality Collection
Two-minute streaming video clips, with transcripts, from experts in the hospitality industry. Works best with Chrome, Firefox and IE10 (earlier versions of IE aren't able to display the menus).

Entrepreneurial Studies Source
Articles books, case studies, company profiles and over 600 videos with transcripts and related articles from the Harvard Faculty Seminar Series and Vator.TV, one of the world's largest social network sites for high-tech entrepreneurs. To search for videos, click on "More" in the navigation bar at the top of the page. An Ebsco database.

SCOLA receives and re-transmits foreign TV programming from around the world and provides other foreign language resources, language lessons, and learning material.

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