Books and Media

Print Books & Other Materials in Library Catalogs

Digital Books & Reference Works

  • Axis360 – part of the Commonwealth eBook Collections.  Check out books for two week periods.  Download the apps for your phone or tablet.  Includes current fiction and non-fiction.
  • Biblioboard – part of the Commonwealth eBook Collections.  Books, comic books, images, video and more.  Create a username and password on campus, then log-in anywhere.  Access in your browser or download the app for your tablet.
  • Boston Public Library on the Internet Archive – Read thousands of rare and research materials online thanks to the Boston Public Library partnership with the Boston Library Consortium and the Open Content Alliance.
  • Commonwealth eBook Collections – Downloadable ebooks as well as images, video and audio files.
  • Credo Reference – Collection of hundreds of major reference works.  Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode
  • EBL: part of the Commonwealth eBook Collections. Over 100,000 academic titles available. Create a username and password on campus, then log-in anywhere.
  • eBook Collection [EBSCO]: eBooks available through EBSCOhost.    
  • ebrary – Over 100,000 academic titles in all fields. Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode.
  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia [EBSCO] – Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode.
  • GVRL: Gale Virtual Reference Library [Gale] - Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode
  • Literature Criticism Online [Gale] – access most volumes of the Short Story Criticism & Poetry Criticism series. Requires a Wilkens Library barcode off campus.
  • Merck Manuals – Professional version, Consumer version
  • New Britannica Library [Gale] Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode.
  • STAT!REF – Reference Collection:  Off campus Requires Library barcode and PIN (PIN deafult=Student ID #)  Over 25 of the best medical/dental/nursing reference books. Download the App for access on your mobile device-read more on the Stat!Ref main page!

Digital Media & Sound

  • Fillms on Demand Thousands of streaming videos.

    On Campus or  Off Campus (you will need to enter your CCCC barcode).


    Take the Tour Tutorial.

  • If your prof has given you a link and you are off campus:

    1. Click the OFF CAMPUS link and enter your barcode
    2. Click on the link you have been given. View the film.

    On Campus, the link you have been given will work normally.

Questions? Contact Wilkens Library Reference: (508) 362-2131 x4343