Attention Students, Faculty and Staff...

Welcome to the Library 

We will be posting updates regarding changes to our services. Please continue to monitor this page.

Attention Students Faculty and Staff:

We now have many new videos to help you with your database searching. Click Here to go to them!

Attention Students Faculty and Staff:

Virtual Library services will be available on-demand and by appointment.  Students can complete a request form using the link below or on the POD. where it says “Get Library Assistance Here!”  

Our Library staff is available to faculty for instructional support.  They can assist you with research and development for your course content, training or assistance integrating technology, e-resource assistance, research instruction, or other support as necessary.  Please do not hesitate to contact our Librarians directly for assistance.  

Becky McClain, Head Librarian  

Roger Bell, Technical Services Librarian  

Attention Students:
If you require personal assistance by Library staff:
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Fill out this form, submit it and we will get back to you to schedule an appointment!

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The Alvin Community College Library is dedicated to providing information access to students, faculty, staff and community members. Our commitment provides you with:

  • In class bibliographic, research and informatics instruction
  • Citation assistance
  • 10,000 books, 172,0000 E-books, 119 databases
  • Expanding research capabilities and access to digital books
  • Comfortable study areas with private study room
  • 24-hour electronic database accessibility and research help and training

Note: The Library’s electronic databases, webinars and study guides are available through the links below 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Login information can be found by logging into your Blackboard account or calling the Library at the number below. Additionally, login information can be found on each of the Research Help Guides along with a step by step graphic for conducting searches.

Need research or information HELP? Call the Library at 281.756.3559 for assistance or to schedule an appointment with our Reference Librarian.


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