If you are looking for a specific book title ... or if you need to track down books on a particular subject for a research project, search the online Library Catalog.
Our collection includes both electronic books that you can access and read online 24/7, and print books that you can borrow from our library (when it is open) to read at home.
You will need the actual ID card to check out print books from the library, and you will use your ID# to log on to e-books. Note that you are also eligible to request print books from the City and Miramar campuses.
We have created a short video that will walk you through finding a physical and electronic book using our One Search Tool just click here to have a look.
Below are "quick links" you can use to explore the Library's book holdings in a sampling of subject areas. For more comprehensive searching, use the Library Catalog research tool.
Personal Growth / Empowerment
Physical books and electronic books can be found online in a variety of ways. In this video we will show you how to find books in our system using the OneSearch box.
The Mesa College Library has a large collection of career and vocational books in print which are located on Floor 3.
For books on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.
Check out this small sample of some of the types of print books that you can check out from the library to get you started:
(To see a sample of eBooks click on the eBooks tab at the top of this box )