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Free Online Magazines through Bridges/OverDrive
Hundreds of popular titles now available with unlimited usage. Click “Sign In” and then you must select Iowa Lakes Community College from the dropdown list. Enter your library card number in the box. This link also opens free eBooks and Audiobooks.

Your library card number is located on the back of your ID (at the edge of the barcode). Leave off the letters and only include the 14 numbers.

What if I don’t have a card?
Come to the library to have an ID made! Your library card number is your campus library number plus your student ID # (sometimes called Datatel)

Campus Library Numbers:
• 5010100 – Spencer, Emmetsburg, Algona Students
• 5010200 – Estherville Students
• 5010300 – Faculty/Staff

America's News / NEWSBANK
Find information on issues related to economics, education, English, nursing, political science and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, videos and web-only content featuring The Gazette, Sioux City Journal and USA Today.
   User Name:  iowalakes
   Password:  iowalakes

Bloom's Literary Reference Center 
Literary database on literature and authors
Username: iowalakes
Password: digital

Bridges eBooks and Audiobooks
Downloadable audio and ebooks
Library Barcode (14 digits)
Use barcode from your personal library card

EBSCO
Journals, magazines and newspapers
Username: ilcc
Password: library20!

eBook Collection - EBSCO
Full-text ebooks
Username: ilcc
Password: library20!

Chronicle of Higher EducationAccess the Chronicle of Higher Education for free from any computer on campus. Do not login. You can also use your Iowa Lakes Community College username and password to access them at home. Go to Create Account and select Iowa Lakes Community College from dropdown.

CINAHL with Full-text - EBSCO
Index and journals for nursing and allied health
Username: ilcc
Password: library20!

CQ Researcher
In-depth reports on political and social issues
Username: ilcclib
Password: cq

CREDO
Full-text reference ebooks
Username: ILCC
Password: LIBRARY

Facts On File
World news, science and social issues
Username: iowalakes
Password: digital

Films On Demand
Streaming video collection
Username: iowalakes
Password: digital

Find A Topic / NEWSBANK 
Find information on topics related to business, education, environmental studies, health, technology and more.
  User Name:  iowalakes
  Password:  iowalakes 

Gale Databases
Journals, magazines and newspapers
Password: ILCC

HeinOnline Gun Regulation and LegislationHeinOnline’s Gun Regulation and Legislation in America brings together essential periodicals, compiled legislative histories, CRS reports, Congressional hearings, United States Supreme Court briefs, monographs, and other related materials on the difficult and controversial topic of regulating firearms in the United States.
No password required.

HeinOnline Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law 
No password required.

Issues & Controversies
Current topics of today
Username: iowalakes
Password: digital

Library and free resources for Faculty, Staff, and Students: https://iowacconline.instructure.com/courses/56371

Magill On Literature Plus - EBSCO
Literary database on literature and authors
Username: ilcc
Password: cq

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Social issues pros and cons
Password: ILCC

Salem Press – Literature
Critical Insights on authors and works
   Password:  illakers

Salem Press – Science
Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues
  Password:  illakers

Small Business Reference Center
Information on business management and sales
Username: ilcc
Password: library20!

Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Repair manuals for all types of small engines 
Username: ilcc
Password: library20!

Tumbleweed digital eBooks, Audiobooks, and Videos

TumbleBook Library Premium (juvenile literature, math, read-alongs, videos, puzzles, games and educator resources)
Username: ilcc
Password: reads

Audiobook Cloud (audiobooks)
username: ilcc 
password: login

Tumble Math (books, quizzes, and lesson plans)
Username: ilcc
Password: math

Teen Book Cloud (Audio and eBook that are Fiction and non-fiction chapter books on a range of topics such as poetry, Shakespeare, science, history, geography, graphic novels, videos, read-alongs, and literature, as well as lesson plans, quizzes, and Common Core)
username: ilcc
password: login

Romance Book Cloud (unlimited usage of 1800 eBooks)
Username: ilcc
Password: books

Writer's Reference Center
Writing resource tools and reference dictionaries.
Username: iowalakes
Password: digital

World News Digest
U.S. and World news: 1940-Present
Username: iowalakes
Password: digital

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