Allied health personnel
Allied health personnel and patient
Communication in medicine
Evidence based medicine
Physically handicapped rehabilitation
Spinal cord wounds and injuries
Wounds and injuries
After you have found a book in the catalogue, you need the following information to locate it:
Campus: If a book is not at your campus, you can request the item
Location: Where the book is found in the library (circulating, reference, or video shelves)
Call Number: The call number on the spine is used to find the book on the shelf
Status: Available or checked out (you can place a hold for a book that is checked out)
OC Library has an extensive collection of electronic books. You can view them off campus, search full-text, and save them to your own personalized electronic bookshelf. You must be an authenticated user to view e-books off campus. Read more about our e-book collections and access tips under Find: Books & Media on the main library website left menu
When using the OC Library catalogue to search, when you see a book marked [electronic resource] click on the book title. In the next screen use the 'click here to access ebook' link.
You can also use OCtopus to find eBooks. You can limit your search to only eBooks or only print books using the check boxes on the left-hand side of the screen. Learn more about OCtopus here.
OC Library has an expanding collection of interactive media and streaming video. To use these materials off-campus you must be an OC student or employee.
Primal Pictures (Interactive 3D anatomy and physiology)
Films on Demand - Health & Medicine (streaming videos for health,, psychology, and more)
To find streaming video use the OC Library catalogue. Include the phrase 'streaming video' in your catalogue search. Use the click here to access (OC students, faculty and staff only) link in the detailed item record screen.
For example: gerontology streaming video
You can also find streaming video through OCtopus by limiting your search with the "videos" checkbox under Resource Types on the left hand side of your search results.
View your Library account and renew materials. Your library account also shows the status of items you've requested from another OC campus library.
Courtesy email notices are sent to your myOkanagan email. These courtesy emails are sent when a two-week loan item must be returned or renewed and when a requested item has arrived from another library.
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