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Miami Dade College e-Library: Books & e-Books

Resources for Virtual College students

Miami Dade College Virtual College

Learning Resources Page

Library Catalog

Find Information

Find books, articles and other library material available through Learning Resources.

e-Books

How to find e-Books

YouTube video on searching the Library Catalog

e-Books Databases

The following is a list of databases containing access to electronic books. You would need your Borrower ID and Pin number in order to gain access.

e-Books Subject Guide

Learn how to download e-Books to your computer or mobile device

Borrowing Material

Borrowing Privileges

Borrowing privileges are limited to patrons in the following categories:

  • Currently registered MDC students, alumni
  • MDC full-time employees
  • MDC part-time employees with letter from supervisor

Reciprocal Borrowing

A valid MDC Card may be used for borrowing privileges at the libraries of all Florida College System and Florida State Universities.

Inter-Campus / Inter-library Loan

Books or articles that are not available in your campus library may be obtained from other campuses via inter-campus loan (ICL), or from other institutions via ILL Request Form.

Items that can be obtained from libraries within the Florida College System are usually received within three to seven days. Other items may take up to two weeks to receive. The loan period for an ILL item depends on the policy of the lending institution.

Virtual students can obtain articles and electronic books via e-mail. Books in print requested through ILL must be picked up at one of our campus libraries.