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History Resources: Books

Selected History Resources and Services in Davis Library at the University of Rio Grande.

RioCat-Books Owned by Davis Library

RioCat - Print Books Owned by Davis Library and Latest eBooks

Davis Library's Top Floor Book Collection.

Davis Library's Top Floor Circulating Collection - Use RioCat to find print books and other physical materials owned by Davis Library as well as the latest online eBooks through OhioLINK.  Look for the "Advanced Search" feature and limit by "Material Type": Select either "BOOK" or "EBOOKS".

Find Just eBooks - Limit Your Search to Online Books

OhioLINK Electronic Book Center.  Use and read online books on any device, anywhere, anytime.  "Connect" through the title record.  Use the "Search This Book" feature to find specific information quickly.  See our Find eBooks LibGuide.

OhioLINK Off Campus Access:

1.  Choose the "Off Campus" Link.

2. Select Institution: University of Rio Grande & Rio Grande Community College.

3. Enter Your First and Last Name.

4. Your Student ID Number is an "s" followed by your Student ID (Example: s300123456).

5. If you need a Library PIN: It is the last four digits of your Social Security Number (Example: 1234).

Selected Online OhioLINK Databases

OhioLINK Library Catalog - Borrow Books from Other College Libraries

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OhioLINK Library Catalog

To access the delivery service click on “Request”. Follow the prompts.

  • Select Institution: U of Rio Grande & RGCC.
  • Your Name: First and Last.
  • Your “Barcode” is simply an “S” followed by your Student ID Number (Example: s300123456).
  • If you need a Library PIN: It is the last four-digits of your social security number.

Generally: It takes 3 to 5 business days for books to be ready for you to pick-up at Davis Library's Circulation Desk.

"Ready" Status in "My Record" from Davis Library's Homepage indicates materials are at Davis Library's Circulation Desk and ready to be picked up.  An email saying "Ready" will also be sent.

Students may have books for three weeks and possibly renew the book six times through "My Record". Charges may be levied for overdue or lost books.

SearchOhio

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SearchOhio is the public library counterpart of the more academic OhioLINK Central Library Catalog.  This shows the holdings of large Ohio public libraries. Offers borrowing privileges to OhioLINK users giving them access to millions of popular books, DVDs and CDs.

WorldCat - Borrow Books Owned by Libraries Around the World

WorldCat logo.Use Traditional Interlibrary Loan Services to order books that may take one to two weeks to arrive in Davis Library.

Selected World Wide Web Resources