We provide three main areas where Red River College students and
faculty may locate resources:
Within our Libraries,
in other Libraries and
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.
You may also browse lists of
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
Search for Online Resources
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 staff have prepared guides on specific subjects, which give links to
relevant web resources and search tips.
...Go to Library Guides
Determining which books, journals, videos, etc. are owned by RRC or another
library is just the first step, getting them is the second step.