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McGraw-Page Library: Other Collections

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Other collections

Other Collections

  

Shelves of books in children's lit collection located near the Abernathy 24/7 Room

Children’s Collection

McGraw-Page Library collects winners of the Caldecott, Newbery, and Printz awards each year. These books are intended to support students studying elementary education, but are also available for general use. This collection has the catalog location JUV, and is located in the Children's Literature collection on the first floor of the library near the entrance to the Abernathy 24/7 Room. The collection can be searched in our catalog using the keywords "children's corner."

Shows pictures of 7 DVDs: The Philadelphia Story, Juno, Little Miss Sunshine, Elizabeth R, Asterix chez les Bretons, The Color Purple, Felicite

DVDs

The Library has an extensive DVD collection for both academic and entertainment purposes. DVDs can be checked out and taken from the library. They can also be viewed using a portable (USB) optical drive available at the Library Information desk.

The collection can be searched in our catalog by searching for DVDs first floor or by limiting any search to "DVD Video." 

Popular (POP) reading collection showing books such as "A Fire Story." "Say Nothing," and Embers on the Wind"

Popular Reading Collection (POP)

McGraw-Page Library supplements its academic collection with titles that reflect current events and popular trends. These titles may ultimately be added to the circulating collection. This collection has the catalog location POP and is located on the first floor of the library opposite the entrance to the Abernathy 24/7 Room. The collection can be searched in our catalog by searching for "popular reading” first floor.

Shows a screenshot of the ebook Leading Academic Discussions, including availability (institution has unlimited access to this book) and the ability to read the book online or download the whole thing.

Ebooks

The Library provides over 500,000 electronic books (ebooks) which can be accessed through our catalog and other databases. Ebooks can be read online using a computer, smartphone, or tablet, or downloaded. Purchasing and/or subscribing to ebooks allows us to increase the number of books we make available to the community without putting increased space demands on our building. Ebooks also allow us to make  more resources conveniently available to those trying to access our resources from off-campus, such as those commuting, home for breaks or doing a study abroad experience. 

Explore our ebook databases!

shows shelves highlighting faculty/alumni publications, located near the Abernathy 24/7 Room.

Randolph-Macon College Publications

The Library collects many books by faculty, staff, and alumni of Randolph-Macon College. There is a collection in our Special Collections & Archives dedicated to R-MC publications, and many publications are also available in the circulating book collection. The collection can be searched in our catalog using the phrases “Publications of faculty and staff (Randolph-Macon College)” and/or “Publications of alumni (Randolph-Macon College)".

 

We highlight many of these books in our "Spotlight on R-MC" collection on the first floor near the Abernathy 24/7 Room.

Shows a screenshot of a video from Films on Demand: Chicano Arts: Protest Art. Shows transcript as well was descriptive material available with the video

Streaming Media

The Library offers over 30,000 streaming videos through specific databases such as Films on Demand, American History in Video, and other sources.

Explore our multimedia databases.