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Distance Ed Student's Guide to the Library

The best library resources for Distance Ed students.

Distance Ed Student's Guide to the Library

If you are taking COM's online or Internet courses, this guide is for you!

It can be difficult for Distance Education students to get to the Library so COM Library has created this guide that brings together the best resources for Distance Ed students. To access resources from other libraries distance ed students should come to COM Library and sign up for a TexShare card.

What can you access off campus?

  • Thousands of full text articles
  • Thousands of eBooks
  • All of the Internet (of course!)
  • COM Library Guides
  • Ask COM Library

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DE Help

There is a support system just for Blackboard & DE!

Educational Technology staff will help you with all your DE and Blackboard questions.

Home Access

""It's true, you can access most COM Library resources at home! COM Library’s catalog, and the thousands of eBooks and articles in our databases can all be accessed off campus. Just login with your COM ID# and last name.

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