Distance Learners

Ask a librarian
Chat online or e-mail a reference librarian. Service available 24/7.

Find Books
Search for books and other materials in the Library’s online catalog as well as in other libraries.

Find Articles
Find articles from journals, magazines, newspapers and more in Begley Library’s database collection. Service available 24/7.

Users will be prompted to enter their SCCC user id and password in order to access databases remotely.  Click here to learn more about the SCCC user id and password.

Research Guides

Access a selection of guides to doing research in specific subject areas. Includes subject guides, web sites, e-books, and more. General reference sources available as well. Service Available 24/7.

Access E-books online 24/7.

Document Delivery
Begley Library is now offering document delivery for Distance Learning course students registered in distance learning courses. What this means is that you can borrow materials (photocopied articles from print journals sent to you electronically, printed books, or photocopied chapters from books sent to you electronically) from Begley Library without having to physically retrieve them.

You will need a library barcode and an ILLiad account. (see the link "First-time Users"). Be sure to include your library barcode and an email address or fax number when creating your ILLiad account if you wish us to send your materials electronically. Include your mailing address if you plan on borrowing entire printed books from us. Copyright law limits us to photocopying up to one chapter of a book to send electronically.