We provide three main areas where Red River College students and faculty may locate resources: Within our Libraries, in other Libraries and Online.

Search for Materials Within Our Libraries

Books, Publications, Videos

The Online Public Access Catalogue - OPAC, for short - is a database of information about the books, journals, government publications, DVDs and streaming media accessible through by the Library. Click here to go to the OPAC Search Page.

Search our Web Site

Search our web site using the search box on the upper right. You will discover information about services we offer and program related research guides we host on this site.

New Materials

You may also browse lists of new materials recently added to our collection.

Electronic Journals and Web Sites

The OPAC also provides links to relevant web sites and individual electronic journals (e-journals). In addition, the following site lists journals freely available on the Internet.

Course Reserves (Reserve Readings)

Instructors may place specific items relevant to a course "on reserve" in the Library. These items are available for short term loan and are subject to fines if returned late.  Search Course Reserves  

Search for Materials Within Other Libraries

Searching other Catalogues

You may search for resources in other library catalogues: 
Select list of other Library Catalogues        

Search for Online Resources

Finding Articles...

The Library subscribes to a number of full-text journal databases. Our largest and most comprehensive database is EBSCOhost's Academic Search Premier, which covers a variety of subjects.  Check our A-Z List of Databases page for a list of other databases that may be relevant to you.

Other Online Resources...

The Library subscribes to a number of online encyclopedias and dictionaries. Some of these require passwords and are available only to RRC students and staff. The list also includes a number of resources freely available on the Internet, including online tutorials for effective Internet searching.  ...Go to Online Resources

Library Guides...

Library staff have prepared guides on specific subjects, which give links to our resources, relevant web resources and search tips. ...Go to Library Guides

Getting Resources

Determining which books, journals, videos, etc. are owned by RRC or another library is just the first step, getting them is the second step.   Read more..