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7 Exciting Facts About the GBC Library

More Accommodations for Students Near & Far

  • Extended Hours:
    Study more, and worry less! The GBC library has you covered Monday through Thursday 8 a.m.-7 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Additional Computers & Laptops for Checkout:
    Still can’t find the quietest place on campus? The library has added 10 computers upstairs just for you. Still not satisfied? Take a laptop home for the night!
  • Whiteboard & Study Room for student use:
    Hash out your group study session the night before the big exam in the library’s comfortable study room.
  • Library catalog computer added by entrance:
    For students in a hurry, easily search for a book without logging into a computer.
  • Large DVD Selection:
    Cancel your Netflix account, because the library carries both educational and popular DVDs! Educational films include topics in the arts, criminal justice, medical, marketing, and more!
  • Help With Your Research Assignment:
    This accommodation isn’t new, but the library staff would like to remind students to call, email or come in for help with your research using the library’s many resources. Does not matter where you are located: the librarians are here to help YOU.
  • Plenty of Online Resources:
    Libraries are not a tool of the past! More students are accessing the library’s resources at home instead. In-fact, the library keeps up with the technology demand by an infinitely increasing e-journal collection! Check out the stats below:
    • Physical Books: 94,193
    • eBooks: 250,157
    • Databases: 75 (45,378+ Journal Titles; of these 43,191 are scholarly/peer reviewed!)
    • Media physical: 2,946
    • Media Electronic: 230,872

For more information, stop by the Elko campus library today, e-mail the library or call 775-753-2222. Watch an introduction to the library’s collection and resources.

For More Information Contact

Kayla McCarson
Marketing/Social Media Specialist, Student Services
Phone: (775) 753-2105

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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