COVID-19 and Accessing Library Resources and Services

While classes are held remotely, the NVC Library is always available! You can access articles, eBooks, eAudiobooks, & eMagazines for FREE through our online platforms. Feel free to use one of our many methods to contact us.


We have TONS of online resources!


Flipster:  Collection of bestselling eMagazines with visual appeal. 





Databases: Subject list of databases.


OverDrive: A great way to check out e-books, audiobooks, movies & more, from wherever you are.


Kanopy: Stream films for free. Login with your ACES ID and Banner number.


SWANK: Stream Hollywood films for free. Login with your ACES ID and Banner number.

If there's something you need access to contact us and we can help!


  • Alamo Colleges District Student Resources:  A list of of most commonly used resources for Alamo College Students.
  • Adjust Your Study Habits During COVID:  A guide with tips and strategies to keep yourself motivated and organized during these temporary changes. Created by the Center for Academic Innovation at the University of Michigan on tips.
  • Norton Print Books: Free access to to an eBook through the end of the semester.  Submit the ticket request form and the Norton Helpdesk will contact you.  If you need assistance contact the library. 
  • Low Cost Internet Service:  Information on free and low cost internet services.
  • San Antonio Food Bank: The Alamo Colleges District is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank to provide support to our Alamo Colleges family during this period of remote learning. Please contact the SAFB Helpline at 210-431-8326 or refer to the online help form.
  • Alamo Alerts:  Sign up for Alamo Colleges official emergency notification system.