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eBook Vendors

Alexander Street Press L.A. Theater Works Collection
300 dramatic works in streaming audio from L.A.'s radio theatre company.

eBooks (EBSCO)
Collection includes a wide range of academic research, reference, and reading materials pertinent to community colleges.

eBooks (Proquest)
Collection includes a wide range of vocational and technical books including nursing and allied health.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Collection of online reference books.

E-video (movies and TV shows), music, audiobooks, ebooks and comics.

eBooks and audiobook collection of current/popular/best sellers in fiction and nonfiction.

Salem Press
Well known and highly used reference and career resources in Health, History, Literature and Science.

Free audiobooks of public domain works from authors such as Dickens, Chaucer, and hundreds of others.

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Individual eReference Collections

AtoZ The World
AtoZ The World has country guide information to 175 nations and includes information on societies, cultures, and maps.

AtoZ World Food
Recipes from 174 countries; articles on national and regional cuisine, dining etiquette, special occasion foods; beverages, sauces, food history, and more.

Biography Reference Bank
Full text profiles of notable individuals from biographical reference books.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Collection of authoritative encyclopedia articles covering all areas of information.
Gale Reference
Collection of reference books on a wide variety of subjects such as biographies, education, the environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, the nation and world, religion, science, and social science.

Salem History
Collection of history reference works including Milestone Documents, The Decades, Lives from History and Great Events from History.

Salem Health
Collection of award-winning health reference works such as Magill’s Medical Guide.

Salem Literature
Collection of literary reference works such as the Critical Insights series, Critical Survey of Long Fiction, Critical Survey of Poetry and Magill's Literary Annual and Masterplots, 4th Edition.
Salem Science
Collection of science reference works such as the Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society, Encyclopedia of Energy, Encyclopedia of Global Resources, and Encyclopedia of Global Warming. 
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Films on Demand (Academic and Technical)

Kanopy Films (Documentary)

OverDrive (Instructional & Documentary)

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Did You Know?

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Hoopla Is Now Available Through Hinds Libraries

Hinds District Libraries now offer Hoopla for its patronsHoopla is a leading provider of entertainment media products and services.  It provides an enormous selection of digital video (movies and TV shows), music, audiobooks, ebooks and comics. Content is available through computer browsers, phones, tablets, and TV products.  Hinds Libraries currently limits patron borrowing to 5 titles per month.  Please click on the slide title to learn more about Hoopla and how to sign up.

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Need Information on How to Cite Sources?

Are you looking for information on citing sources and generating citations? Check out our "Researching and Citing" LibGuide. It contains all you will need to know on citing sources correctly. Click on slide title to go directly to the Researching and Citing LibGuide.

Hinds anti-racism guide to books

Anti-Racism Reading List


A HindsCC reading list guide based on the Mississippi Humanities Council Anti-Racism reading list


Want a good read? The library has full-text access to the journal Science which has been documenting important scientific discoveries since its foundings in 1880 (founded with seed money from Thomas Edison).  Science articles rank some of the most cited in the world.

Click on link for more info:

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month


Glaucoma is medical condition that causes blindness.

There`s not many symptoms, there are many people in the United States

who don`t realize that they have it,

So be aware and get your annual eye check-up.

Life has a lot of beauty you don`t want to miss seeing.

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New and Notable Titles

Cover image of Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

E-book - Overdrive

First Year Nurse by Beth Hawkes

Nursing/Allied Health

Cover picture of Benny and Joon

Streaming video - Hoopla

A Geek Girl's Guide to Electronic and the Internet of Things by Audrey O'Shea

E-book - Ebook Central

The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins

Rankin and Jackson ATC

Written in Bone by Sue Black

E-book - Hoopla

Notes from a Young Black Chef by Kwame Onwuachi


Space Jam movie

Streaming video - Swank

Video of Cooking Basics: What Everyone Should Know

Streaming video - Kanopy

Audiobook of Sankofa by Chibundu Onuzo

E-audiobook - Hoopla

Cover picture of Life after Death by Sister Souljah

E-audiobook - Overdrive

On Juneteenth by Annette Gordon-Reed


Cover picture of Stan Lee by Leil Leibovitz