Distance Learning Students
The Learning Resources Center welcomes you to Odessa College!
Whether you are taking:
- Classes at one of our Extension Centers (Andrews, Monahans, Pecos, & Seminole)
- OC Global (online courses)
- Virtual College of Texas (VCT)
- College NOW (High School Dual Credit Enrollment Program)
We have many electronic resources for your use, even if you are unable to physically visit our campus.
Check out our various online resources below.
Find a Book
Click here for the list of all items held by the Murry H. Fly LRC.
Ask a Librarian
Need help from a Reference Librarian in locating information, suggesting resources, understanding NetLibrary? For any type of library information click on Ask a Librarian.
We try to respond by the next working day.
Through eBook Collection you can access over 50,000 electronic books which can be read on your computer monitor. Selected passages can be printed out. eBooks can be accessed 24/7 using your OC login.
Find An Article
Odessa College subscribes to databases that feature newspapers, magazine and journal articles, encyclopedias, dictionaries, statistics, and much more. These can be accessed 24/7 using your OC login.
The library subscribes to Films On Demand, which provides a wide variety of instructional videos.
Available online are research guides in different subject areas such as microbiology, speech, literature, etc. These guides cover how to search for a book, an article (using our databases), citation style manuals, and websites.
OC Periodical Holdings
Click here for an alphabetical listing of all magazines owned by the LRC. If we own a magazine article that you need for your research, we will be happy to send it to you via fax, email, or US mail (domestic addresses only). Contact the Head of Serials, Patricia Quintero, at 432-335-6350 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Allow three working days (plus shipping time) for this service.
Library Delivery Service
OC students please read the guidelines for Library Delivery Service for requesting items from the LRC.
Need help with your research assignments? A variety of helpful tutorials are available to help you use the library and make class work easier.
Click here to fill out our LRC Survey & rate the library's resources and services.