Anderson Conference 2014
Envigorated by the 2014 Dean Shirley Anderson conference and want to explore more? Follow links below to browse books, videos and articles on topics presented by PCC faculty and staff on the theme of Thriving Educators: Life in Balance. [links open in a new window]
Looking for films?
Browse a rich set of streaming educational videos in the PCC Library's new Films on Demand database. Enjoy!
Welcome to the Library Resource page for the Teaching and Learning Center at Portland Community College. The library hosts many resources on this page that support excellence in teaching, including links to books, videos, online journals and research databases. If you don't find what you're looking for, please get in touch! Subject Liaison Librarians on each campus are happy to help you.
Books (and more!) on teaching
Browse books, eBooks and videos on teaching topics in the PCC Library:
The Chronicle of Higher Ed
Search on a teaching topic in your discipline to find relevant articles. You might also try a database in your discipline. See the Subject Research Guides or contact your Subject Liaison Librarian for recommendations and search tips.
Academic Search Premier
EBSCOhost. Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700+ are peer-reviewed.
Search from a wide range of research databases for magazine and journal articles. Updated daily. Use EBSCOhost Mobile from a smartphone.
EBSCOhost. ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center from the U.S. Dept. of Education, lists journal articles and educational documents (lesson plans, studies, etc.).
Coverage Dates: 1966 - Present
Google Scholar is a specialized search that locates academic books and research-based articles. Look for the links back to the PCC Library to get the article for free. Browse these results on teaching in community colleges or use the search box below.
In just a few minutes, this video will show you how to find the "persistent url" when linking to videos, articles and eBooks in the PCC Library.