South Texas College Library
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We are currently updating the library website. We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you very much for your patience.
The Mid-Valley Library at Building E is closed for renovations. Library Services are available at the Centers for Learning Excellence in Building A. For more information, visit the Library Services Renovation Projects page.
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About The Library
- Learn about the resources and services offered at South Texas College Libraries.
- Learn how to request additional JagPrint printing credits.
- Learn how to use JagPrint: Mobile Print by watching this interactive tutorial.
Using the Library Website
- Learn about the library and how to answer the questions on the College Success Library Orientation Worksheet.
- Learn how to download and view ebooks on to your computer, tablet, or phone.
- Learn how to search for books in the library.
- Learn how to search the online databases.
- Learn the steps to choosing a good research topic.
- Develop skills to evaluate sources and determine which sources contain the most reliable information.
- Learn how to identify primary and secondary sources.
- This lesson will help you develop the ability to find, evaluate and use information-an important set of skills to have.
- Understand the differences between articles from scholarly journals and articles from popular magazines.
Writing & Citing
- See general guidelines for the APA citation style. This tutorial is currently not able to be viewed on mobile platforms.
- How to cite your sources in a PowerPoint presentation.
- Learn basic information on citing sources that are used for your projects.