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Finding E-Books and Audiobooks: E-Books used in English Classes

How to access E-Books

To access these ebooks, click the link in the box to the right. Then when in the OneSearch record click the link in the “View Online” section. You should then see the remote access log-in screen.

  • Username: 7-digit RCCD ID
  • Password: First initial of your first name and up to six letters of your last name, all lower case with no spaces (i.e. Clarice Breckenridge = cbrecke ; Alfred Ng = ang)

More info: https://www.mvc.edu/library/remote.cfm

Let the library know if you have any issues.

Note about licensing

The number of users that can access the ebook at a given time (shown in parenthesis to the right) is determined by the publisher and varies from one-user at a time to unlimited users. The library always tries to purchase the highest number of user licenses available, but one-user licenses are oftentimes the only option. The library can purchase multiple one-user license if there is a need for it.

The library is notified if a user is ever turned away because the ebook is already in maximum use and can then purchase an additional copy. If you are unable to access an ebook or want to request additional licenses or titles then let us know.

E-Books used in current English classes

5 Elements of Effective Thinking (Unlimited User)
The Adventure Gap : Changing the Face of the Outdoors (1 User)
A Field Guide to Lies : Critical Thinking with Statistics and the Scientific Method (1 User)
A Planet to Win : Why We Need a Green New Deal (1 User)
A Walk in the Woods : Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail (1 User)
All You Can Ever Know : A Memoir (Unlimited User)
Autobiography of Red (1 User)
Between a Rock and a Hard Place : The Basis of the Motion Picture 127 Hours (1 User)
Blindspot : Hidden Biases of Good People (1 User)
Carmilla : A Critical Edition (Unlimited User)
The Chronology of Water : A Memoir (3 User)
Democracy in Chains : The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America (1 User)
The Devil in the White City  (2 User)
Exit West (2 user)
Fast Food Nation : The Dark Side of the All-American Meal (2 User)
Fences : a play (1 user)
The fire this time : a new generation speaks about race (3 User)
Freedom Is a constant struggle Ferguson, Palestine, and the foundations of a movement (1 User)
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Café (1 User)
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces (3 User)
The Haunting of Hill House (1 User)
Heart Berries : A Memoir (Unlimited User)
Heavy : An American Memoir (3 User)
Human targets : schools, police, and the criminalization of Latino youth (1 User)
Kindred : a graphic novel adaptation (Unlimited User)
Lives in Limbo : Undocumented and Coming of Age in America (1 User)
The Metamorphosis and Other Stories (Unlimited User)
My Brilliant Friend : Neapolitan Novels, Book One (3 User)
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (Unlimited User)
The Nickel Boys (1 user)
The Nuts & Bolts of College Writing (1 User)
The Other Wes Moore : One Name, Two Fates (1 User)
The Price of Salt : OR Carol (Unlimited User)
So you want to talk about race (1 user)
Stamped from the beginning : the definitive history of racist ideas in America (1 User)
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You  (1 User)
Tell Me How It Ends : An Essay in 40 Questions (1 User)
Trixie and Katya's guide to modern womanhood (1 User)
Wild : From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (1 User)
The writer's practice : building confidence in your nonfiction writing (2 User)