Sinclair Community College Library

Contact us: 937-512-3004 (General Help & Research Assistance) | 937-512-3007 (Circulation) | Email:

Sinclair’s state-of-the-art Library provides an exciting mix of student friendly learning and social spaces, computers and information technology, and traditional library resources in a single facility with a unique academic ambiance. It is a user-friendly environment that includes comfortable places to meet friends, quiet rooms for individual and group study, both formal and informal learning spaces, and even a cup of world famous coffee.

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Ohio's Live Online Reference Service

Library Hours: Summer Semester
Monday-Thursday:  7:30a - 9:30p
Friday:                     7:30a - 5:00p
Saturday:                 Closed
Sunday:                    Closed
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  • 937-512-3004 - General Help & Research Assistance
  • 937-512-3007 - Borrowing Books & Media

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Online Experiments

The library explores online resources and new technologies to understand and help people search, use, and share information in an ethically appropriate way. Everything below is either being tested, used by the library, or is listed because it might be a useful online tool.  Please send any comments or suggestions about any of the content below to

Mobile Devices



Social & Collaborative Networks

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- Follow us on Twitter.

Pintrest! - What is it?

Audio, Pictures, and Video

Flickr: Visit the Library photo set, an experiment with posting images at There are about 50 pictures here of Sinclair's

Jing - Add visuals to your online conversations: Use Jing to make a screen capture of what you see on your computer and share it instantly as an image or short video.

Screencast-O-Matic - Free online screen recorder for instant screen capture video sharing: Online screen recorder for creating screen capture video recordings with your browser.
SlideShare:  A place to share and discover slideshows. Upload slides, share with links, embed in blogs, tagging, etc.

TeacherTube: An online community for sharing instructional teacher videos. Upload your lesson plan videos or watch student video lessons at their website.

Bookmarking, Tagging, Cataloging

Delicious: Social bookmarking and website discovery. Access your bookmarks from anywhere, find out what pages people like on what topics, and create custom feeds.

WorldCat Find in Library: Automatic list for recently cataloged items at Sinclair

Collaboration & Productivity
Doodle: easy scheduling: Doodle helps scheduling meetings and other appointments. Simply set up a poll, send a link to all participants, watch progress online, and finally choose the mst suitable date.

MERLOT - Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching: Find peer reviewed online teaching and learning materials. Share advice and expertise about education with expert colleagues.

Zotero - collaboration tool: A free online tool to collect, organize, cite, and share research sources.