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2013 Clery Act Reports
Click on the links below for the Campus Crime report and Crisis Management Plan for BMC-Albuquerque.
Study for the Compass
The following are some excellent websites to help you study for the Compass test.
Questions, Suggestions, or Recommendations?
Have any questions or suggestions regarding the Library Guides website?
The Library also welcomes your recommendation of books, journals, and DVDs to add to the collection.
Please e-mail Library Guides administrator, Hallie Barnes, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome to the Library
Welcome to your Brown Mackie College
Have questions? Email or call us for assistance.
We look forward to helping you with your research needs!
Book Catalog This link does not require any password.
ProQuest Database This link only works when you are on campus. You can access all Proquest databases. You will need to go through your Student or Faculty Portal to access ProQuest if you are not on campus.
If you need assistance with the book catalog or ProQuest, please ask library staff.
Student Portal This link is for STUDENTS only and requires a STUDENT username and ID. Your student portal gives you access to your course information, schedules, grades, financial services information, student email, and library resources.
Faculty Portal This link is for FACULTY only and requires a FACULTY member's username and ID. The content is the same as the Library page in the student portal.
Libros The online catalog of the state college and university libraries in New Mexico including University of New Mexico (UNM) and Central New Mexico Community College (CNM). To use the books, you will need to go to the respective libraries.
Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Library System Access the public library catalog here. You will need a library card to access advanced resources, but you can perform a catalog search without a special login.
Tutor.com- Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Library System This link requires an Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Library Card. Get live help with homework and assignments.
New Mexico State Library - El Portal - El Portal is a collection of databases that provide free 24/7 access to resources such as newspapers, magazine and journal articles, and books such as encyclopedias. Includes Opposing Viewpoints in Context, Small Business Resource Center, Career in Focus-ebook Collection, and Subject Guide to Government Resources in New Mexico.
New Mexico One Source of Law - This link is for legal studies students and requires a username and password provided by the class instructor.
Doing Research & Citing Your Sources APA Style
Use of scholarly sources and APA format citations are THE standard at Brown Mackie College. Here are some online guides.
APA Citation Maker This link is from the Oregon School Library Information System. Easily create APA citations, but will require formatting for the Reference List.
OWL Purdue Online Writing Lab This link is gives you general APA information, specifics on style, formatting, citations, and reference lists. You can search for specific types of citations and references from the home page.
Basics of APA Style This link is a tutorial from the American Psychological Association.
APA 6th Edition - SCU Referencing Guide This link is from Southern Cross University. Provides general and specific information about APA style. You can find specifics on APA citations and references by using the tabs at the top of the page.
Writing Assistance Get tips on determining the academic quality of a website (whether or not it's OK to use), hints on APA citations, how to write in an academic manner using good grammar and style, and how to avoid plagiarism. Also contains PODCASTS with PowerPoints and PDFs on how to organize your research and your paper.
Links to printable instructions and forms for creating citations and reference lists (and some other things) are found here:
THE TOOLS FOR SUCCESS ARE WAITING FOR YOU!
Access to tutorials and practice tests in: math, reading, writing, computer and internet skills, popular software applications. Also find the Job & Career Accelerator with information on resumes and cover letters, an occupation matcher and job search. Take advantage of over 200 free downloadable eBooks.
Click on the BLUE tab at the top of this page titled--Online Training
Need a book for your next assignment?
ebrary Online Books will give you access to thousands of full text books. Set up your own account. Save your research, highlight, annotate. Download your book for 2 weeks. USE THE LINK BELOW OR...
To access from your Student Portal:
- Click on Library (right side of page under Student Services)
- Click on Find by Resource
- Click on All Resources
- Scroll down the list and click on ebrary