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Learning Commons Library

Located on the east end of the third floor of the building, the Sauk Valley Community College Learning Commons provides library and media services to Sauk students, faculty members, and members of the public.

Click here for more information about services and staff.

Need help getting started with a research project? Enroll in our Library Research Tutorial
(Limited to SVCC students and employees.)

Click here if you have a question for the librarian.

Search the EBSCO Discovery Service including databases, catalog, and IR



    

This tab searches articles only in EDS

Search here to locate a book, journal, or video in our library

 


Multi-database search for eBooks:



EBSCO Discovery Service - Improving Your Search Results (Tutorial)
  • Create an I-Share account
    Create an account to request items from other academic and research libraries in Illinois.
  • NetTutor logo
    The SVCC Learning Commons now offers access to online tutoring through NetTutor free of charge to our students.
  • Take a Virtual Tour
    Take a tour of the electronic resources available at the SVCC Library.

Sauk Valley Learning Commons Library

Will be closed until further notice. If you have items checked out, they have been renewed until May 15th. There are not fines or fees attached to your items. There will be further instruction on when and where to return you items.

If you have any questions, call us at the number below or email us at the link above. 

We will get back to you as soon as possible.

Thank you for your understanding during these trying times.

 

Fall/Spring Hours

Monday-Thursday                                                                   
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.                                                                                                  
Friday                                                                                                                                
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.                                                                                                  

Summer Hours

       Monday & Wednesday                                                     

7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.                                                                                           
Tuesday & Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Friday

Library Services

  • Books, magazines, CD's, DVD's, and audio books to check out
  • Scholarly research databases and eBooks
  • Popular fiction and nonfiction eBooks through eRead Illinois
  • Computer lab and free wi-fi
  • Quiet and collaborative study spaces
  • Reference, research, and citation assistance