Columbia Bible College Library

 

Library Homepage   www.columbiabc.edu/library

General Information

Library Branches   Columbia Bible College Campus
Service Hours   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about
Library Policies   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about?section=lending_policies
Library Floor Plan   www.columbiabc.edu/document.doc?id=38
Circulation/Check-out/Loans Phone   (604) 853-3567 ext. 339
Reference Desk Phone   (604) 853-3567 ext. 339 or ext. 334
Email for Reference Questions   cbclibrary@columbiabc.edu

Resources and Services

Library Catalogue  

https://bccb.bc.catalogue.libraries.coop/eg/opac/home?physical_loc=630

To access your account click on "My Account" and enter your Columbia ID card number and Password. If you do not have a password, enter the last 4 digits of the ID card. Forgotten your password? Select "forgot your password" and a temporary password will be emailed to the address on that account. Or, phone 604-853-3567 ext. 339 for assistance.

Course Reserves/Course Texts   Course Reserves (https://reserves.libraries.coop/BCCB/) and textbooks are available at the Circulation/Checkout counter. Not all text books are purchased by the library. 
e-Books   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/e-books_journal_articles
Journal Databasses   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/e-books_journal_articles
Database Authentication   Journal and ebsco ebook databases: ID card number. No password. Community users may not access journal databases and ebooks from remote locations.
Subject Guides & Other Guides   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/research_guides_resources
Citation Guides   MLA style is used for most programs. APA Style for Psychology, and Educational Assistant courses (http://www.columbiabc.edu/document.doc?id=22). The Columbia Bible College Term Paper Guide is MLA style guide
Exegetical Guide   See the Columbia Bible College Term Paper Guide
Research guide   See the Columbia Bible College Term Paper Guide
Book Review Guide   www.columbiabc.edu/document.doc?id=32
Instruction   Anne Andres - Library Director
(604) 853-3567 etx. 334
Librarians   Anne Andres - Library Director
(604) 853-3567 etx. 334
Interlibrary Loans   The library does not offer ILL services to students and community users. Students, staff and faculty are eligible to register at Trinity Western Library at no cost.
e-Journals   Available through the Journal Databases.
Print Journals   The print Journal List is out of date and being updated.
E-Resources Contact   Anne Andres - Library Director
(604) 853-3567 etx. 334
Writing Centre & Academic Support  

See the Academic Support page.

To book an appointment to have an assignment edited: https://cbcacademicsupport.youcanbook.me/index.jsp

Borrowing Information

Library Cards   CBC ID card must be presented.  TWU, ACTS, MBBS students may present their library card to register and borrow materials.
Loan Periods   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about?section=loans_fines
Holds   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about?section=holds
Renewals   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about?section=renewals
Fines/Penalties   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about?section=loans_fines
Borrowing/Lending Policies   www.columbiabc.edu/current_students/library/about?section=lending_policies
Library Account Information   Log into My Library Account. Enter Columbia ID card number and Password.  No password or forgotten it, select "forgot your password" and a temporary password will be emailed to the address on that account. There may be a 5 minute delay in receiving temporary password. Or, phone 604-853-3567 ext. 339 for assistance.
Returning items after hours   Items may be returned in the library drop box after hours.

Equipment and Facilities

Internet Access   13 desktop terminals; internet ports also available to students and non-students. The library loans out internet cables.
Wireless Access   Free Wi-Fi available to patrons. Ask library staff for password. Or students can login to My CBC to obtain wireless password.
Photocopiers   1 black & white copier. Columbia ID card is required. $0.10/page. Non-students ask library staff for assistance. Add money to student account  under My CBC  either online or at main reception during office hours Monday to Friday. The deposit will be added the following day.  Ask library staff for assistance
Print from Library Stations   Columbia ID card number is required and student portal password is the PIN. Cost $0.10/pg. Add money to your student account either online or in person at main reception during office hours Monday to Friday. To add money to your card online login to My CBC. Your deposit will be added the following day. Ask library staff for assistance. Non-students ask staff for assistance to use printer. Wireless printing from personal laptops is not available.
Microfilm/Microfiche   1 Microfiche reader is available
Meeting/Study Rooms   1 independent and 2 group study rooms are available in the library for two hour bookings at a time. Rooms may be booked at the Circulation /Checkout Counter.

Campus Information

Academic Calendar   www.columbiabc.edu/academics/registration?section=academic_calendar
Class Timetable   www.columbiabc.edu/academics/registration?section=course_registration
Exam Schedules   www.columbiabc.edu/academics/registration?section=course_registration
Campus Map   www.columbiabc.edu/about/contact_us?section=location
Student Portal   Username and Password is the same as MYCBC.  Students will have received username and password in their registration package.  Students can do a “Forget your password” if they don’t remember their password.
Moodle   Login at MyCBC – then login Moodle. Not all instructors use Moodle to manage classes, assignments and more.  Login to Moodle is firstnamelastname (no spaces). Password for first time users is Moodle1.  If the student has logged in before they can “forget your password” if they don’t remember their password. If students contine to have trouble loggin on or accessing courses: email the Moodle Administrator.

Other Resources

Local AskAway Adminsitrartor   Anne Andres - Library Director
(604) 853-3567 etx. 334