For students new to SCC, and for all students hoping to make the most of college opportunities, the SCC Library offers these services:
Ask a Librarian Chat Service. Chat, phone, email, read FAQs, or come on in and talk to a friendly Librarian.
Textbooks. The Library has copies of many required textbooks for short term loan. Ask for help at the Research Help Desk on the second floor of the Learning Resource Center.
Computers, Wi-Fi Connection, and Study Space. Tables, study carrels, and study rooms on the 2nd floor and super quiet study space on the 3rd floor.
Library Workshops. 50-minute face-to-face workshops introduce you to library skills. Sign up at the Research Help Desk or call to reserve your spot: 916-558-2461. PILOT online tutorial, too.
Library Books and Videos You Can Borrow. Check out a few of these to jump start your college life:
- Anderson, Debra J. College Culture, Student Success. 2008.
SCC-3rd Floor LC191.94 .A46 2008
- Atkinson, Rhonda Holt, and Debbie G. Longman. Choosing Success In Community College And Beyond. 2012.
SCC-3rd Floor LB2343.32 .A77 2012
- Bain, Ken. What The Best College Students Do. 2012.
SCC-3rd Floor LA229 .B24 2012
- Gardner, John N., and Betsy O. Barefoot. Your College Experience : Strategies For Success. 2012.
SCC-3rd Floor LB2343.32 .G35 2012
- Garton, Christie. Uchic College Girls’ : Real Advice For Your First Year (And Beyond!). 2015.
SCC-3rd Floor LB2343.32 .G39 2015
- Jacobs, Lynn F., and Jeremy S. Hyman. The Secrets Of College Success. 2013.
SCC-3rd Floor LB2343.32 .J35 2013
- Nist-Olejnik, Sherrie, and Jodi Holschuh. College Rules! : How To Study, Survive, And Succeed In College. 2011.
SCC-3rd Floor LB2343.32 .N57 2011
- Valverde, Leonard A. The Latino Student’s Guide To College Success. 2012.
SCC-3rd Floor LC2670.6 .H57 2012
- Baer, Justin. 7 Secrets Of Savvy Students. [Videorecording] : Study Smarter, Not Harder. 2006.
SCC-DVD-Inst.Med-1st Floor LB2343.32 .S48 2006
- Becker, David. The College Success Video. [Videorecording]. 1987.
SCC-VHS-Inst.Med-1st Floor LB2395.C65 1987
- Ellis, David B., and David B. Ellis. Becoming A Master Student. [Videorecording]. 1988.
SCC-VHS-Inst.Med-1st Floor LB2395.B42 1988
- Sateia, Michael J. Sleep And The College Student. [Videorecording]. 2011.
SCC-DVD-Inst.Med-1st Floor RC548 .S538 2011