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Books at SVCC

  • SVCC Library Catalog
    Search by author, title, subject heading or keyword to find books, videos and music.
  • EBSCO eBooks
    Search for, view, and download eBooks. Primarily scholarly, some popular fiction.
  • Axis 360 eBooks
    Thousands of popular fiction and nonfiction titles offered through eRead Illinois and available to all SVCC library card holders.
  • HathiTrust Digital Library
    A collection of millions of titles digitized by and for libraries around the world.
  • Project Gutenberg
    Thousands of copyright-free eBooks that can be downloaded or read online.
  • Sauk Digital Archive
    Books from the SVCC collection that have been digitized and added to the Internet Archive.
  • BiblioBoard Library (RAILS)
    Recovering the Classics - Public-domain classics from world literature, with modern cover images Popup Picks - Collections that change quarterly, that include hand-picked books from expert librarian curators Indie Illinois - Books for all ages by independently published Illinois authors Library Journal SELF-e Select - General and genre fiction by independently published authors, selected by Library Journal Scholarly Resources - Open educational resources (OERs) for students, covering many subjects. See more information below. Bodleian Library collection - Items from Oxford University's Bodleian Library BiblioBoard Core and BiblioBoard Access collections - Articles, images, books, etc. spanning a wide range of topics Plympton collection - Children's and young adult fiction from Plympton, Inc. There is no limit on simultaneous use; items can be read by 1 or 100 patrons at the same time. This means no hold queues and no waiting for titles.