College Credit Plus: Student Library Resources: Access to Library Materials

An orientation to library resources for Columbus State dual enrollment students

Off-campus Access to Databases

Enter your username and password to login to databases.  

Contact the Circulation Desk at (614) 287-2465 if there are any problems with remote login. 


About OhioLINK


The Ohio Library and Information Network, OhioLINK, is a consortium of 121 Ohio college and university libraries, and the State Library of Ohio, that work together to provide Ohio college students, campus faculty and researchers with the information they need for teaching and research.

  • 49.5 million books and other library materials
  • 17,000 electronic journals and over 24 million electronic journal articles
  • 144 electronic research databases
  • Over 100,000 e-books

OhioLINK Catalog Search


Still can't find what you're looking for? Try OhioLINK. Use your name and Cougar ID to request items be delivered to the Columbus State Community College library.


SearchOhio Catalog


To locate books at selected public libraries throughout Ohio, and to request their delivery to the CSCC Library, use the Search Ohio catalog.

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 Library Help

Finding Full-Text Articles Outside of the Database

During your search, you may encounter times when the full text (PDF or HTML) of an article is not available in the database.  Follow these steps to see how you may locate an electronic or print version of your article:

  1. If PDF and HTML full text are unavailable, click Full Text Finderin certain databases to locate print copies in Columbus State's library or electronic copies in another database, such as the Electronic Journal Center.
  2. If you know the name of the journal in which the article appears, search the eResource Lookup to see if the journal is available online in one of the research databases.
  3. If the article is not available at Columbus State's library or electronically through the research databases, search the OhioLINK catalog for print holdings at nearby college or university libraries. 

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