For Online Students

Distance education students and faculty have access to all of the same Library resources and services as on-campus students and faculty.

Among the resources available for distance education students and faculty are:

  • The HCC Library tab in Blackboard: Go directly to the Library's most pertinent resources and services without leaving Blackboard! Login to to get started.

    Blackboard Library tab
  • Research Databases: Students enrolled in credit online courses can access the Library's research databases from off-campus by using their HCC username and password (same as your Owlnet login).
  • Ask a Librarian: If you have research questions, Ask a Librarian via chat, text, phone, or email!
  • The Embedded Librarian Service: Faculty may request to have a librarian “embedded” as a support service to students in their Blackboard courses. For more information contact Gina Calia-Lotz, Instructional Services Librarian (x2052).

Visit the HCC Library tab in Blackboard, or explore the Library’s website for access to all of these resources and services!

Questions? Contact:

Gina Calia-Lotz
Instructional Services Librarian