Important Notice

alert iconTo promote energy conservation, HCTC will Go Green and implement a Flexible summer schedule. All campus locations will be open with extended hours of operation of 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday through Thursday. The Technical Campus will also be open on Fridays to accommodate student needs.

Catalogs and Databases



KCTCS Library Catalog online public access catalog for KCTCS Libraries (including HCTC Libraries).  Limit search to a single library: Hazard CTC: Hazard Campus or Hazard CTC: Lees College. In order to access the e-books from EBSCO you must use the Firefox browser.

KYVL Kentucky Virtual Library catalogs and databases.

Novelist new authors and titles in fiction.

WorldCat online public access catalog for other libraries in the U.S. and around the world.


EBSCOhost Includes the following databases:  : Academic Search Complete | Agricola |American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933 - 1955 | Business Source Premier | CINAHL | CINAHL with Full Text | ERIC | Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia | GreenFILE | Health Source - Consumer Edition | Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition | Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts | Literary Reference Center Plus | MAS Ultra - School Edition | MasterFILE Premier | MEDLINE | Middle Search Plus | Military & Government Collection | Newspaper Source | Primary Search | Professional Development Collection | Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection | PsycINFO | Regional Business News | Religion and Philosophy Collection | Sociological Collection |Social Work Reference Center| Teacher Reference Center | TOPICsearch | Small Business Reference Center | eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) In order to access the eBooks you must use the Firefox browser. | AFHS Consumer Medication Information |

Gale Resources 2.0 Includes the following databases:  Academic OneFile | Health Reference Center Academic | Opposing Viewpoints In Context | Testing & Education Reference Center | Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module | Periodical Subcollections: Agriculture Collection | Business Economics and Theory | Communications and Mass Media Collection | Computer Database | Criminal Justice Collection | Diversity Studies Collection | Environmental Studies and Policy Collection | Fine Arts and Music Collection | Gender Studies Collection | Home Improvement Collection | Information Science and Library Issues Collection | Nursing and Allied Health Collection | Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection | Pop Culture Collection |Psychology Collection | Religion and Philosophy Collection | Small Business Collection | Vocations and Careers Collection | War and Terrorism Collection | World History Collection |

Oxford Reference Includes the following databases: Overview Pages | Subject Reference | Timelines | Quotations | English Dictionaries | Bilingual Dictionaries |

ProQuest Includes the following databases:  Alt-Press Watch | Gannett Newsstand | ProQuest Career and Technical Education | ProQuest Newsstand |

Other Databases

Ancestry only works on campus discover your family members in records: military, census, & more.

ProDemand requires User Name and Password the premier online automotive repair information, vehicle maintenance, automotive diagnostic data, and labor estimating website.

Truck ProDemand requires User Name and Password service & repair data for tractors, dry vans, and reefers.

Federal Government / Kentucky Resources


Catalog of U.S. Government Publications
CIA Library
Code of Federal Regulations
Federal Register

GPO Access United States Government Printing Office
Internal Revenue Service
The Library of Congress
The Library of Congress THOMAS
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Supreme Court of the United States
United States Senate
United States House of Representatives

Kentucky Legislature
Kentucky Revised Statutes
Kentucky State Data Center
University of Kentucky Law Links

Other Libraries

KYVL Kentucky Virtual Library
Library Journal
Libweb - Library WWW Servers  

College/University Libraries

Alice Lloyd College
Eastern Kentucky University
Kentucky State University
Lindsey Wilson College
Midway College
Morehead State University
University of Kentucky
University of the Cumberlands   

Public Libraries