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  OpenThe Library is open 8am-4pm. The Hawaiian Collection is closed for the summer.

Ethnographic Videos IIINew! Ethnographic Videos Online III has documentary, ethnographic, narrative feature, and short films from many cultures, with a focus on Oceania, Australia, and New Zealand.  

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Study RoomStudy rooms are available for groups of three or more WCC students, staff or faculty. Make your two-hour reservation up to a week in advance at the Circulation Desk, or call 235-7436.

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Electronic Information Resources

  Finding Books, Videos & More

Hawai‘i Voyager Library Catalog
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Reserves Search | Renew Loans

Find books, videos, etc., in UH libraries
Tutorial: Hawai‘i Voyager Step-By-Step

ebrary Book Collection
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Online books plus research tools
Quick Start Guide (Flash)


eBooks from EBSCO
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Online books (including UH Press)
  Find items in local public libraries
HSPLS Home Page
LLMC Digital Law Library

Historical full-text books & legal documents


National Academies Press Ebooks

Online books in sciences & health

Ebooks from Google Books

Online books on a variety of topics
  Finding Articles
  Chronicle of Higher Education
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News articles about colleges & universities

Credo Reference
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Find factual information in electronic reference books

CQ Researcher
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Find in-depth reports on current and controversial issues

EBSCO Journal Databases
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Magazine, journal & news article databases
Step-By-Step Instructions | tutorial: flash ppt

EBSCOhost Mobile
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Article databases on your mobile device
  Google Scholar Find scholarly journal articles & citations
  Hawai‘i Newspaper Index
Citations to Honolulu Star Bulletin and Honolulu Advertiser news articles since 1989
  Hawai‘i Pacific Journal Index Citations to journal articles about the Hawai‘i & Pacific region

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Articles from thousands of news sources nationwide, including many Oahu and neighbor island papers
  Opposing Viewpoints in Context
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Articles, links & media on current & controversial topics
  ProQuest Honolulu Newspapers Articles from the Honolulu Advertiser (from 2004), Honolulu Star Bulletin (from 2001) & Honolulu Star Advertiser (from 2010)

Science in Context
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Articles, primary sources, media, reference, and vetted websites
  Science Direct
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Journal articles & citations in science
  Additional Information Resources
  Britannica Online
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View entries from the Encyclopædia Britannica, Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus, and more

Choice Online
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Book reviews

  CollegeSource Online
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Search for schools & view catalogs
  Credo Reference
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Find factual information in electronic reference books

Dictionary of Literary Biography
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Find profiles of authors, historians, journalists, publishers, and more in recent volumes of this series
Ethnographic Videos Online III
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Videos from Oceania, Australia, New Zealand, and more.
  Films on Demand
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Streaming online educational videos
  Hawai‘i Information Links Librarian-selected websites for information on Hawai‘i
  Hawai‘i State Public Libraries

Information & links to public libraries
Electronic Databases (public library card needed)

  Hawai‘i State Public Library System Databases
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Article & reference databases. Use 360 Search to search most of the databases at once
  ipl2 (previously Internet Public Library) Librarian-selected websites for information on a wide variety of topics
  University of Hawai‘i Libraries Information & resources from the University of Hawai‘i Libraries
  Research & Writing Resources
  EasyBib School Edition
Tools for taking notes, outlining, evaluating websites, and citing sources.
  Citing Sources Citation tutorials and tools
  Research Guides
Resource guides from librarians for WCC courses & class assignments
  Copyright Guide Information on copyright & fair use
  Computing on Campus
Computer resources available at WCC
  Library Research Unit
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Library Instruction for ENG 100 students
Captain Complete

Online game to help students learn about complete sentences and sentence fragments.
  WCC Library Collections
  New Items Search
New WCC library items
Suggest a New Item
Library Information and Services


Fall & Spring Semesters: Mon-Thurs 8:00am-8:00pm; Fri 8:00am-4:00pm
Summer & Breaks: Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm

Hawaiian Collection Hours

Fall & Spring Semesters: Mon-Thurs 9am-2:00pm
Summer & Breaks: Closed


2015 Library Closings

Dec 26-Jan 2: Winter Break
Jan 19: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Feb 16: Presidents Day
Mar 6: Excellence in Education Day
Mar 26: Kuhio Day
Apr 3: Good Friday
May 25: Memorial Day
Jun 11: Kamehameha Day
Jul 3: Indepencence Day Observance
Aug 21: Statehood Day
Sep 7: Labor Day
Nov 11: Veterans Day
Nov 26: Thanksgiving Day
Dec 25: Christmas Day

Help Desk For help with research questions, call 235-7338 
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For help with checked-out items or fines, call 235-7436 

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Laptop Use Policy
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Intrasystem Loan Policy
Hawaiian Collection Policy
Group Study Rooms Policy
Executive Conference Rooms Policy
Bulletin Board Policy
Course Reserves Policy
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  Faculty Support Services for Instructors
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  Library Staff Directory of Library Personnel
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