Northwest College buildings are now closed to the public through May 11 (or until further notice);
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Hinckley Library

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Need an item from another library? Use Interlibrary Loan.

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For ideas & background information on your topic: specialized encyclopedias & viewpoints For in-depth information on your topic: books (only need to read a chapter or two!) For journals, magazines, news & scholarly research information: Need statistics? (Charts/graphs to insert into projects) Need more? Pick the subject area of your topic or your class such as:
  • Have a science topic on wetlands? Pick the subject area Biology, Zoology, Botany & Environmental Science.
  • Want to learn more about criminal behavior? Pick Criminal Justice & Law.
  • Love everything music? Pick Music & Music Technology.
How do I cite my information and resources? Google (a search engine) doesn't have everything--

Find Journal Articles

Search "Articles & more" (Databases) for journal articles.


Already have a citation? Use Serials Locator-Citation to find it in fulltext.
Just have a journal title? Use Serials Locator-Journal Title to find it in fulltext.
Want to browse journals by category? Use Serials Locator-Browse by Subject to find journals in your area or topic.

JSTOR Labs Text Analyzer App to open, drop in text (such as copy/paste journal abstract or full text) and find "like" articles in JSTOR. Also good to identify search terms.

Resources A-Z

Already know the database/resource you want?
Browse the "A to Z" list by title:

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Already have a citation? Use Serials Locator to find it in fulltext.
Just have a journal title? Use Serials Locator-Journal Title to find it in fulltext.
Want to browse journals by category? Use Serials Locator-Browse by Subject to find journals in your area or topic.

Library Hours

2020 Spring Semester

The library building is closed until May 11 (or until further notice)
However, we are open "digitally" and the librarians are here to assist you.


  • Do you need a physical item (such as a specific book or calculator) from the library? Please contact us and we will check-out the item to you and arrange for delivery at our door or through mail.
  • Do you need assistance to find resources for an assignment? Please contact us through CHAT (located on library's home page) or Ask a Librarian!

Virtual Library Hours Start Monday, April 6
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.



Revised & Closed Dates


Easter/Spring Recess CLOSED April 17 - April 19
We OPEN Virtually Monday, April 20, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
May 5 All Library materials are due.


Need help?

Library's main phone number: 307-754-6207.

Maps, Parking, Road & Travel

The library is open digitally &
the librarians are here to assist you.

  • Do you need a physical item (such as a specific book or calculator) from the library? Please contact us and we will check-out the item to you and arrange for delivery at our door or through the mail.
  • Do you need assistance to find resources for an assignment? Please contact us through CHAT (below) or Ask a Librarian!

Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think. - Albert Einstein

Not sure where to start?

Library's main phone number: 307-754-6207 About Us

Tip: Reduce browser window size so you can see both the chat box (and move it around screen) and maneuver through website links at the same time.


Our Mission: "The Hinckley Library staff develops, organizes, maintains, and provides access to materials which support students and other library users in their pursuit of educational and lifelong learning goals. We also teach library users to find, evaluate and utilize information resources." — Re-affirmed November 2017 by the Library Committee
Our learning outcomes and staff commitments

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Off-campus Access

What's Happening at the Library

NWC Professional Readings

NWC Online Teaching Toolbox

Wyoming Information Sharing Platform Follow the COVID 19 virus in Wyoming.

Wyoming Government COVID-19 Information COVID-19 & Wyoming agency links.

New Books @ the library! Some items may not be on shelf, yet. Please see librarians.

About Us

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John Taggart Hinckley Library is a Federal depository library (FDLP)