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Career Research: Finding Books & eBooks

A guide to career research resources from Polk State Libraries.

Overview

This guide will teach you how to:

  • Find books & ebooks on a career
  • Research a career with the databases

Books & eBooks @ Polk State Libraries

  • As a student at Polk, you will need your Student ID card to check out materials.
    (There is no limit to how many books you can check out)
  • Check-Out periods are 3 weeks long & are renewable.
    (Renew 3 ways: Online, by phone, call & in person)
  • eBooks can be viewed on phones/tablets & computers.
    (Require you to log in to your library account)

Finding Books on the Shelves

In the Library Catalog, enter your search terms and click search. In the video (see below), you will learn to use the library search engine to find books on the shelves.

Click here to search!

 
Visit Polk State Libraries on youtube!

Finding eBooks in the Online collection

In the Library Catalog, enter your search terms and click search. In the video (see below), you will learn to use the library search engine to find books on the shelves.

Click here to search!

 
Visit Polk State Libraries on youtube!

Polk State College is committed to equal access/equal opportunity in its programs, activities, and employment. For additional information, visit polk.edu/equity.