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WNC Library: Home

Welcome to the Western Nevada College Library!

All of the Library staff and Academic Coaches are glad you're here! Whether you're a returning student or this is your first semester, we are always happy to help. Have a wonderful semester!

***Outage Notification***

Please be aware that library catalog search results are not returning articles from the academic databases.

From the library computers they may be accessed and searched through the Database A-Z list. Off campus access is currently limited to open access materials. We are aware of the issue and are working on a solution. Thank you for your patience.


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What's new at the WNC Library?

The library team at WNC has been hard at work streamlining and updating our systems to make your experiences using the library services smoother. Here are some of the changes we have made:

- A new catalog interface: we have a new platform for searching the catalog, making it easier to find what you need in one convenient place. We have created this guide to help explain how to use the new catalog and its features.

For more information about what this migration means for students and faculty, please see this link

- Updated subject and research guides with new resources, links, tips and tricks. A complete list of subject and research guides may be found using this link.

- Students will automatically be registered for a library patron account meaning no more library cards or signing up. 

- Receipts and library notifications will be sent to your WNC email address.



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