Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

eLearning Resources


Remote Library Services:

  • Books & Media from the LRC delivered to your local public library. (with an accessBCC card or SAILS library card)
  • Online access to Reference Databases
  • Online Research guides & recommended Web Sites
  • Phone/email reference
  • eReserves from within the Online Catalog

At the Elsbree Street Library:

  • Collection of over 67,000 books, 5,000 video tapes, 1500 audio CD’s and tapes
  • Computers for researching the Internet, on-line databases, and word processing
  • More than 300 journals and newspapers
  • Reference staff to assist you with assignment research

LRC Web Page Resources

From the College's Web Page
Quick Link to
Library Services - On the left side of the LRC Page is a list of some useful services.

Online Catalog
You have access to our online catalog through the Internet; click on Online Catalog. Once in the catalog, you can search for materials and place holds on items that you want. Materials can be delivered to your local public library or any SAILS library that is convenient for you.

Online Reference Databases
The LRC subscribes to numerous databases that provide newspaper and magazine articles and other research information. To access these resources from off campus, from the Library's homepage, Click on "Articles & Databases".

If you are asked for your library ID, enter the barcode number listed on the back of your accessBCC card. If you do not have an accessBCC card, type in this number: 22777000516341

Recommended Web Sites
Our librarians have reviewed and listed Internet sites that are academically sound. Listed by subject area, these sites will enhance your research and save you time.

Need Reference Research help?
Librarians are available to answer your questions or assist you in locating information. If the LRC does not have the resources you need, the librarian can refer you to an appropriate source.

Personal Search Assistance:
508.678.2811 ext. 2108 or 1.800.462.0035 ext. 2108

Ask a Librarian
Our on-line e-mail service
- From the LRC web page, select Ask a Librarian. Once you complete the form, you will receive a response in 24 hours or less!!