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VSO Textbook. Calculator & Laptop Request


The VSO has a textbook, laptop and calculator loaner program available for the Fall 2020 semester! Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there will be designated dates and times for the pick up of borrowed resources.

Additional resources are listed at the bottom of the page.

Textbook Resources:

VitalSource Free Online Textbook Access

Need to borrow a textbook at the SCC library through our course reserve system but can't or don't want to come to the library? VitalSource is working with publishers to offer free online textbook access until May 25th. Click the link below to create a free account and search for the textbook you need. Just note, not all publishers are participating, so some textbooks might not be available online.


SCC Open Educational Resources

Some courses are using OER, which stands for Open Educational Resources. "Open Educational Resources are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse, without charge. OER materials can include textbooks, test materials, instructional videos, and other learning materials and tools. You can ask your instructor if there are any OERs for your class or you can search the resources on SCC's OER webpage by clicking the link below.


SCC Hawk Bookstore's Free Shipping!

In response to the “stay-at-home" guidance from Governor Newsom, the SCC Hawk Bookstore will be offering free textbook shipping for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester! You can purchase your textbook online from the bookstore by clicking the link below. In the comment section of your purchase, be sure to include “Free Shipping."