Starting Fall 2019, UW Colleges Online will become UW College Courses Online.

Library Services

The UW Colleges Online Library is your gateway to library resources. Here you have access to all UW Colleges library materials. Search the library catalog for Books, Articles, Media & More at Search@UW. Check out this Search@UW guide for help.

Other Useful Resources

Need help getting started with research?

Check out these research guides filled with tips on using library resources.

Watch videos and download handouts.

Access easy-to-understand tutorials and handouts – just for UW Colleges Online students. 

Get full text electronic books.

Log in to access thousands of full text electronic books via EBSCOhost eBooks.

Looking for books or articles not available locally?

Found a book or article, but it’s not available through UW System libraries? Submit a request for those materials now.  

Don’t let citations get you down.

If you need help with citations, refer to these easy-to-understand guides.

Would you like someone to review your paper?

Submit your paper or essay to the UW Colleges Online Writing Lab (OWL) to receive feedback and suggestions for improvement.  

For Faculty

The UW Colleges Online Library offers many resources for you and your students to help support your online courses. Find out more.

Looking for ways to incorporate video into your lectures? You have access to the UW Colleges Online subscription to the Films for the Humanities and Sciences, an award-winning, multi-subject collection of streaming on-demand videos. Access the database.