Tutorials

Discovering Library Resources using the Online Catalog
The BPCC Library Online Catalog is an Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) and is your gateway to discovering resources that are available physically through the library.

Discovering Library Resource using the BPCC Online Databases
Much like the BPCC Online Catalog, the BPCC Online Databases will allow you to search for information resources held by BPCC Library.

Distinguishing between Periodicals
A guide to the different types of journals and magazines.

BPCC Library Tour BPCC Library TourWill open new browser window or tab
This video will give you a quick tour of the Bossier Parish Community College library and explain some of the services we provide.
Introduction to BPCC Learning Resources Introduction to BPCC Learning ResourcesWill open new browser window or tab
This quick tutorial will give you an overview of BPCC Learning Resources including some of our many services.
Searching BPCC Online Catalog- Basic Search Searching BPCC Online Catalog- Basic SearchWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to find books, DVDs, and other physical resources in the BPCC Library Online Catalog.
Searching BPCC Online Catalog- Allied Health Resources Searching BPCC Online Catalog- Allied Health ResourcesWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this video tutorial to learn how to search for Allied Health books and other physical resources in the BPCC Library.
Searching BPCC Online Catalog- Literature Resources Searching BPCC Online Catalog- Literature ResourcesWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to find print works including literary criticisms and biographies in the BPCC library.
Searching BPCC Databases- Basic Search Searching BPCC Databases- Basic SearchWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to do a basic database search in the BPCC Databases. This video will specifically cover searching in Academic Search Complete.
Searching BPCC Databases- Allied Health Resources Searching BPCC Databases- Allied Health ResourcesWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to find Allied Health resources in the BPCC databases. Databases in this video include CINHAL Plus and Proquest's Health Source.
Searching BPCC Databases- Current Events Resources Searching BPCC Databases- Current Events ResourcesWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to find current events resources in the BPCC databases. The databases discussed in this video are CQ Researcher and LexisNexis.
Searching BPCC Databases- Literature Resources Searching BPCC Databases- Literature ResourcesWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to find literature resources in the BPCC databases. Databases discussed in this video include Literature Resource Center and Literary Reference Center.
Searching BPCC Resources- Gale Literary Index Searching BPCC Resources- Gale Literary IndexWill open new browser window or tab
Watch this tutorial to learn how to use the Gale Literary Index to find a list of all of the print reference works that contain literature criticisms on your novel or other literary work.