Important Notice

Owensboro Community and Technical College will be closed beginning December 20th, 2014 for the holiday break. We will re-open January 5th, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. During the institutional closing interested students may apply online at by clicking APPLY NOW. Any questions during the closing will be handled through the KCTCS Student Service Center at 1-855-5GO-OCTC.
Students doing homework on the LRC computers

Electronic Books

Owensboro Community & Technical College students can access nearly 140,000 full-text electronic books including reference works, literature and fiction. They are available in two collections and can be browsed by category or searched by keyword, author, etc. Helpful tools allow portions of books to be saved, e-mailed, or printed and will also generate a MLA or APA citation.

EBSCOhost eBook Collection

Gale Virtual Reference Library

  • Contains around 400 eBooks in fifteen broad categories
  • Particularly useful for topics in Medicine and the Social Sciences