The Early Childhood Education curriculum prepares you to work with children from infancy through middle childhood. When you graduate, you will be prepared to plan and implement developmentally appropriate programs in diverse settings. You may become involved in child development and child care programs, preschools, public and private schools, recreational centers, Head Start programs, and school-age programs.
If library staff can be of immediate assistance to you, please call Holt Library's information desk at 828.339.4288. You can also email us at
STUDENT COURSE in Blackboard:Search Library resources
LEARN HOW TO SEARCH THE LIBRARY AND DATABASES FOR THE INFO YOU NEED!
To quickly familiarize yourself with library resources including books, periodicals, and databases, take the brief Student Course located in your Blackboard account.
- Log in to MySCC.
- Choose "Blackboard."
Courses you are enrolled in appear on the upper right side of your screen.
- Take the "Holt Library Student Course."
If you have further questions, ask us! Contact information is located on our web page or on the Home tab in this guide.
Sherry Fox, Library Assistant
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Contact an SCC Librarian:
8:00 PM - 8:00 PM M-Th and 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Fri
828-339-4288 or 800-447-4091, ext. 4288
Or, Chat with a NC Librarian (Available after hours and weekends)
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Welcome to the Virtual Holt Library
The virtual library has resources and help available including:
- Online Databases containing
- Full-text books
- Audio books
- Streaming video
- Online articles
- Print materials
- Holt Librarians and staff (Available via phone or email): 828.339.4288 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- NC Knows librarian (Available via chat): see the "Home" tab in this LibGuide
If you would like to meet with your colleagues on campus, you may schedule a study room:
- Conference room (seating 20)
- Instructional room (seating 12)
- Tutorial/study room (seating 2).
Email, call us, or stop by in person to request a room (first come, first served).
Picking Up Print materials
Once you have found the print materials you need, contact the Holt library to arrange pick up at:
- Holt Library
- Macon Center (at the information desk).
- Swain Center
Please explore the tabs to get help finding the types of resources you need, and never hesitate to contact us with a question.
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How to register your student ID as your Holt Library card
You will not need a library account to use online resources. Simply log in to MySCC, choose the "Library" tab at the top of the page, and begin your research.
You will find online databases containing peer-reviewed articles, the library book catalog, and LibGuides (a collection of resources for your major, your classes, or your interests).
If you wish to use print materials (check out books, magazines, professional journals in print, or DVDs:
1. Obtain a student ID from the Cashier's office in Balsam building on the Jackson campus. (This is easily accomplished during Orientation!)
2. Do one of the following:
--bring your student ID to the library and we will help you create your library account.
--email us at email@example.com
--you can even call us at 800.449.4091x4288 and we will send you the registration form by email.