Off-Campus Library Services
Students enrolled in an ONLINE course may apply for a library card by filling out this
Online application form. Library
cards are also issued at the Main Campus Library's Circulation Desk.
If you are not taking your course through the Internet, i.e. your course location is not "Internet", please use this application form for a temporary card or this form for a temporary renewal.
Look up books in the COD catalog.
Look up books in other
Use your home computer to look up magazine, journal and
newspaper articles as well as other kinds of information from over 80
Tips on accessing the Library's databases are located here.
Answers to commonly asked questions.
engines and subject directories; selected
reference Web sites covering such topics as newspapers, law,
government and statistics; jobs
and careers, and college
and financial aid sources.
Find out research basics by reviewing our Frequently Asked Questions page. Need help citing
sources? Try our Subject
Research Guides to give you a start on a variety of general topic
Acquire books and articles from other libraries with the Interlibrary
Loan service. Request
COD books to be held for you at the COD Library Circulation
Desk or to be delivered to your home.
Need help? Use the Ask A Librarian email reference service. If you
need immediate assistance during the Library's
business hours, call the Reference Desk at (630) 942-3364.
Denise Cote (630) 942-2092