Finding books is fairly easy. There are two primary collections at your disposal in two different buildings on the SU campus:
Either collection may be browsed by hand or the contents may be searched by using the SU Libraries online classic catalog or by using the search widget in the Book Search box below right.
There are two database one may search for full text books as well, as seen in the Recommended Databases box below left.
FOR ELED 350 ESHEC STUDENTS - You may borrow books from SU Libraries (including the Bond CRC), and from any of the other University System of Maryland & Affiliated Institution (USMAI) library locations around the state.
After finding a book in our online catalog, simply place a book request for it through our Interlibrary Loan (ILL) system and we will ship it to the Chesapeake College Learning Resource Center for you.
Follow the ILL link above, then...
Open an 'Entire Book' form, then...
Enter the book title, author, and ISBN, and then most importantly...
Copy and paste the following bold text in the NOTES field: I am a distance student. Please ship the book to Chesapeake College.
You will receive an email when the book has shipped to the Chesapeake College Learning Resource Center, where you may pick it up within 1-2 business days. You may return the books to Chesapeake College when you are finished with them.
For any questions, please contact Tara Custer (firstname.lastname@example.org | 410-546-2642).
With a current SU Gull Card, you may actually walk into any of the USMAI member libraries and check out circulating books.
On occasion, older books and those not under copyright restrictions can be found full-text on the Web.