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*Speech Research Guide*: Finding Books & Media

Library Catalog

Use the MCC Library Catalog to find out what physical and electronic resources the Library has available. Enter your search below to get started!

Searching the Catalog

  1. Type your topic in the search box and press Enter.
    • Example: college athletes
  2. On the results page, use the Tweak Your Results column.
    • Limit by Availability:
      • Held by Library: print materials on the shelf for checkout
      • Held Online: eBooks that can be accessed in a library database 24/7 for free without a library card
    • Limit by Resource Type:
      • Click the type of materials you're looking for.
  3. Click Apply Filters.
  4. Click the title of a book you want.
    • If it's a print item, it'll give you the location on the shelf where you can find it.
    • If it's an online book, click the name of the database to access it.
  5. If you use the book in your research, click the Citation button to get the citation for it.

Sample Catalog Record

eBook Databases

The following databases contain eBooks and are great for gathering background information on your topic. You need your myMCC login to access them from off campus.

Speech subcollection