Library Instructional Tutorials

How to find a book     Video

How to find an article     Video 

How to use JSTOR      Video

Off-Campus Access to Electronic Resources

Off-Campus Access to Electronic Resources

Off-campus access to electronic resources is limited to currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff. To access an e-book, or database from off-campus you must first login with your Laredo Community College ID and password. Your Laredo Community College ID was assigned to you during your initial enrollment or employment.


When you logon, you will be prompted to login using User ID and Password. Once you login, you will have access to the Off-Campus Access databases.  Use PASPort Credentials.


If you have trouble viewing them, contact the Automation Systems Coordinator at (956) 721-5282.

Subject Area Guides


The following subject area guides will help students to conduct effective research in some of our most scholarly areas.  Click on the indicated links and read through the materials carefully.

  • Business & Management
  • Child Development & Education
  • Protective Services
  • English & World Literature
  • Speech
  • Humanities
  • Nursing &  Health Sciences
  • Science, Math, & Technology
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • Vocational, Technical, & Industrial Trades


Online Brochure

Library Resources for Distance Learning Students Brochure

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An information literacy tutorial created by the Sacramento City College Library.