Rock Valley College
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Estelle M. Black Library

The Estelle M. Black Library at Rock Valley College features over 91,000 book volumes and more than 650 periodicals, and access to the interlibrary loan system. It also features spaces for individual and group study, and if you get thirsty, there's a coffee shop in the lobby! Meanwhile, everything you need to access the resources of our library is right here at your fingertips. From your computer or mobile device you can access our databases, reserve materials, and keep up on the latest news and library hours.

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Chronicle of Higher Education News Articles

Chronicle of Higher Education

Read the number one source of news and information about colleges and universities, and higher education.

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Kanopy Streaming Video

Kanopy streaming video offers a broad selection of more than 30,000 feature films, documentaries, foreign language films, and training videos. Browse, search, and view collections of top film-festival favorites, classic films, world cinema and popular movies from award-winning filmmakers from around the world. Content is available from many top producers such as, The Criterion Collection, PBS, the Great Courses, Kino Lorber, First Run Features, the BBC, and many more.

New Books

Like to know what's new in the RVC Library? Click the link to see a list of our new books and other formats of materials. The list is updated daily, so check back often!

Tour the Library located in the ERC!

Tour the Library

Check out our virtual tour of our library before you come to campus.