Welcome to the Blackboard e-Education platform—designed to enable educational innovations everywhere by connecting people and technology.
NCLIVE ......The power of your library, online! It gives you free access to eBooks, audio books, videos, online magazines, newspapers, journals, and more.
These links will allow direct access to NCLIVE :
http://www.nclive.org/ - password = rockcave (if above NCLIVE link broken or the link below does not respond correctly go to the website then use the password)
NC LIVE (North Carolina Libraries for Virtual Education) serves as a gateway to a rich array of electronic information. You have access to full-text magazine and journal articles that support the assignments in this course.You may access NC LIVE databases remotely from your home, office, etc.
FOF – Facts on File - FOF - Facts on File - Online Databases:
to access both of these databases - click the following link:
If asked for the username and password they are contained below.
SIRS - SIRS - Online Database - Research,(Leading Issues, Pros & Cons) Renaissance (Arts & Humanities), & Government Reporter (Information By & About the U.S. Government)
If you have any question about the electronic resource please contact the MTCC Library @ 652-0697 or 652-0604
NEW STUDENTS: Please activate your mcdowell email account, by following the following steps this is how your instructor will be contacting you.
You will be unable to change your email in Bb, please check the MTCC email assigned to you.
All students on Bb have an email account @go.mcdowelltech.edu please utilize this email.
Type in the URL: www.mcdowelltech.edu
Click Gmail Icon: (located i the upper right corner of the home page) Or type: www.google.com/a/go.mcdowelltech.edu
Click in the Username box: First Letter of First Name / First Letter of Middle Name / Last Name and the Last two digits of your Student ID.
Click in Password: Is your student ID adding preceding 00s, has to be 8 digits.
Example: Jane Mary Donavan | Student ID 123456 User: jmdonavan56 Pass: 00123456
Click the characters you see in the picture below box Click Accept A security question appears asking you to type in your cell phone, you can place one in the box or you can skip this step.
There is an icon with 9 small squares in the top right corner of the screen click the squares then click "Mail" to see your inbox.