Library

Make the Library an integral part of your experience at Sussex.

Take advantage of all the services and resources that the Library at Sussex County Community College provides. It is not necessary to come to the Library to use our resources; much of what we offer is also available online. 

We have a collection of over 38,000 items (including videos, DVDs, and periodicals), a number of workstations and laptops, and wireless service. The electronic catalog can be accessed through computers located throughout the library, as well as remotely. Printing is available for a nominal fee.

Library hours may vary during holidays, summer session, and semester breaks. Signs will be posted at the Library entrance.

Research Resources

Search the following databases for articles and journal texts. Access to many of these databases can be obtained by providing your Sussex Library barcode number, which may be found on the bottom of your Student ID Card. If you do not have an ID Card or barcode number, stop by the College Reception Desk.

Database

Description

Academic Search (EBSCO)

Articles or citations from peer reviewed/scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers. Offers information on the social sciences, humanities and sciences.

American Journal of Physics

Full-text of the entire journal from 1933-present (only available on campus).

Business Insights: Essentials

Company profiles, industry overviews, ranking and market share information, investment reports, company histories and articles.
You will see an Infotrac screen to log on. From there, select ‘Business Insights: Essentials.’

CINAHL

Nursing and allied health fields journals. Links to full-text information where available.

Computing in Science and Engineering

Full-text of entire journal from 1999-present, also includes 1997-1998 when the journal was known as Computers in Physics (only available on campus).

CREDO

Digital reference books, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations. Also provides reference books on subjects like law, medicine and science.

EBSCO (All Databases)

For advanced users. Full access to all EBSCO databases.

Encyclopedia of Life Sciences

Science and related information.

ERIC

Citations to journals and other publications about education. Links to full-text information where available.

Facts on File

Full-text essays on history, science and health. It also has a curriculum resource center, world atlas and career information.

FindLaw

Links to legal resources.

JSTOR

Archive of articles in various disciplines especially literature. To access JSTOR off campus contact a Librarian.

MEDLINE

Citations and articles from biomedical journals.

Newsbank

Full-text articles from regional newspapers around the country. Your best place to find articles from New Jersey newspapers.

New York Times

Full text historical NYT. From 1851-2002, includes images (from ProQuest).

Oxford Art Online

Electronic edition of Grove’s Dictionary of Art. Includes related topics.

ProQuest (All Databases)

For advanced users. Full access to all Proquest databases.

ProQuest Business

Information about business, economics, banking and trade and industry topics.

ProQuest Research Library

Articles from national newspapers, scholarly and professional peer-reviewed journals, and general interest and scholarly magazines. Provides information on the sciences, social sciences and the humanities.

Reference USA

Current directory information on more than 12 million U.S. businesses and 102 million residents. Also provides information on healthcare providers and Canadian businesses and residents.

Wall Street Journal

Full-text historical Wall Street Journal (1889-1989) offers full page and article images, searchable back to the first issue.

Library Materials

Search Sussex College Library's catalog of resources.

Digital Collections

Description

Digital Library NJ

Popular fiction and non-fiction provided in consortium with area public libraries.

ProQuest Ebook Central

Over 30,000 scholarly titles.