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HCC Library Resources

The Heartland Community College Library has materials to support the entire curriculum. Environmental issues and sustainability are popular research topics and the library has purchased many materials in these areas.

Magazines in the HCC Library

  • Geotimes: Earth, Energy and Environment News
  • Home Power
  • The Illinois Steward: Discovering Our Place in Nature
  • Mother Earth News
  • Mother Jones
  • World Watch: Vision for a Sustainable World
  • Yes- Building a Just and Sustainable World
  • Current issues stay in the library; past issues can be checked out. Many more "green" magazines and journals are available online through Heartland's databases.

Books and Videos

  • Books and videos in the Heartland Library collection are arranged according to the Library of Congress classification.
  • You can search the I-Share catalog for a specific topic or browse the shelves in the following areas:
    • Alternative Energy TP-TJ
    • Global Warming QC 981
    • Sustainable Buildings TH880
    • Recycling TD
    • Environmentalism GE