Jacobs Library will be closed Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day.
Library hours for May 22nd - June 8th, Monday - Thursday will be 7:30am to 4:00pm. Fridays will be 8:00am to 12:00pm.
Gale Literature Criticism Online has access to Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism and Drama Criticism as well as a listing of the other Gale resources that include articles on the search topic. Search Gale Literature Criticism Online
vs. News” is an exciting collaborative program series from Illinois Valley
Community College’s Jacobs Library and the LaSalle Library occurring on
consecutive Thursdays in April. Click on the link for more information.
PrairieCat allows you to search for books in public and school libraries in our area. IVCC library staff will request any books you need through PrairieCat. Search PrairieCat
This EBSCO resource includes full-text reference materials from 1975 to the present, updated daily by EBSCOhost. It provides nearly 500 reference books, 502,000 images, and 164,000 primary source documents. It also searches 1700 full-text periodicals back to 1975. Search MasterFile Premier
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|Women and Social Movements in the United States|
Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600 – 2000 is an online journal that contains 108 document projects, almost 2,700 publications with full-text primary sources, a dictionary of social movements and organizations, and a chronology of U.S. Women's History. You can search the database or take advantage of one of the browse options. For example the Browse People section listed 21 documents by Jane Addams and 38 documents about her. The best way to appreciate the content of this database is to spend time searching or drilling down the browse lists to uncover what it has to offer! Search Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600-2000
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|Britannica Image Quest|
Over 2.5 million images from more than 50 of the best collections in the world including the Getty Collection and National Geographic are available to IVCC users. All images are rights-cleared for non-commercial, educational use, come with complete metadata including the source, the copyright holder, caption, and keyword, and can be downloaded, printed, saved or emailed. Search Britannica Image Quest