Talk to Your Librarians
Need to Borrow Technology Devices?
The physical library spaces aren't open this quarter, but Chromebooks, WiFi hot spots, and calculators can be loaned to students who are registered for summer quarter classes. Equipment loans are by appointment only and may take several days to arrange. Please contact Lori Broberg at the Puyallup campus (firstname.lastname@example.org or 253-840-8308) or Velvet Marlin at the Fort Steilacoom campus (email@example.com or 253-964-6547) to discuss renewing items from last quarter, borrowing or returning equipment.
Primo searches Pierce College collections and beyond
- ProQuest or Academic Search Complete for newspaper, magazine and scholarly journal articles.
- CQ Researcher or Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context for controversial issues or current events.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library for encyclopedia entries.
- WOIS for career research and planning.
- Films on Demand for educational videos
- Ebook Central or EBSCO eBook for ebooks you can read on your computer or mobile device.
Research and Help Guides
- Library research guides by subject, class, or area of research need
- Alphabetical list of more than 80 databases on a variety of subjects.
- Find a specific article, journal, or magazine
- Cite sources in MLA or APA
- Finding and evaluating scholarly journals
- Help connecting to library databases