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STEM Starter Academy : Getting Started

Welcome to the STEM Research Guide. Here you will find links to important resources related to the topics you're exploring in your STEM Starter Academy.

Off Campus Access to Library Resources

Off Campus Access to Library Resources


Video Button: Library Login from Off Campus - MCCLibVids FAQ

Students use their A# and a library password  (usually their birthday in a  MMDDYYYY format - ie . 03162001)

Make sure you enter a capital "A" for your A#.

Faculty use MCC username or library barcode together with their library password.

Faculty and staff who need a library account, please email

Online Materials and Tools

Online Materials and Tools

The MCC Libraries have plenty of digital materials available for you to use remotely.

  • Research and Course Guides- Created by MCC Librarians and tailored to your course, these guides to help you find the best databases and resources as well as provide search tips and tools.

  • MCC Search- Search the majority of library resources in one search. Use the search box to find sources such as popular and scholarly articles and streaming videos. Use the filters on the left side of the screen to find limits such as Full-Text, source type and date range.

  • Article & Research Databases -  Access to journal articles, magazines, newspapers, video, and more. 

  • E-books and e-textbooks - See e-books and e-textbooks page on this guide.

  • eJournals Search for journals accessible to MCC students, faculty and staff by title, subject or ISSN.

  • Streaming Media - Search Films on Demand, Kanopy or PBS Video for streaming video options. See the Streaming Media page on this guide for more information. 

Have other remote needs? New ideas for how the Libraries can help you off-campus? Contact your personal librarian or email

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