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eBook Collections

Visit the eBook Collections page for links to thousands of ebooks from several ebook providers.  RPCC ebooks are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Students will be prompted to login with their Library User ID or Alt. ID, and PIN to access these ebooks from off-campus.

Suggested Databases

Academic Search Complete: Articles from 5,500+ journals and other sources, multiple subject areas.

JSTOR: The Scholarly Archive: articles from scholarly journals in the arts and sciences, humanities, business, etc.

CQ Researcher Plus Archive (1923 - Present): In–depth, non–biased full text reports on topics and issues in the news.

Legal Source: Full-text articles from scholarly law journals on legal issues, studies, and more.

Nexis Uni: Features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources – including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.

Oxford Reference: Full-text general and subject-specific reference sources.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection: Over 550 publications in behavioral sciences.

PsycINFO: The largest resource for peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health.

SocINDEX with Full-Text: Over 390 journals, over 720 books, and more.


    Suggested Streaming Videos


    Please note that when accessing Film on Demand from off-campus, you will be prompted to login.

    Print Resources on the Shelves in the RPCC Library on the Gonzales Campus

    • HV 6002 to HF 7220.5 – Criminology.
    • HV 7231 to HV 9960 – Criminal justice administration.
      • HV 7551 to HV 8280.7 – Police. Detectives.
    • KF – Law of the United States (Federal).
      • KF 379 to KF 382 – Jurisprudence and philosophy of American law.
      • KF 9201 to KF 9461 – Criminal law.
      • KF 9601 to KF 9760 – Criminal procedure.
    • KFL 1 to KFL 599 – Louisiana law.

    Selected Journals, Magazines, and Newspapers (Print Edition)

    • Social Problems

    Browse the Print Books, DVDs, and Other Shelved Resources by Call Number


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