Library Resources

Printed Materials | Electronic Resources | Audio-Visual/Multimedia Collection

In an effort to provide remote and timely access to electronic information to support teaching and learning, the VTC LRCs have devoted a large part of resources to develop a growing collection of electronic books and electronic databases. These resources are available from any PC workstations with Internet access within the VTC premises or get access to the LRC subscribed web-based e-resources through EZProxy at home. Users also can access to these resources with VPN (Virtual Private Network) installation and a valid VTC email account. For detailed information on VPN software and downloading, please visit the information page provided by Computer Division / VTC at Please consult your local computer centre on all questions related to VPN.

Electronic Books

The electronic books (eBooks) collection consists of over 367,000 titles, which cover topics such as Applied Science, Business Administration, Childcare, Elderly and Community Services, Design, Engineering, Hospitality, Tourism Studies, Language and Information Technology. More information on how to access the VTC eBooks may be found in the Electronic Books.

Electronic Databases

The VTC Library subscribes to around 80 electronic databases on general, scientific, technical topics and also on product to company data. Some of these electronic databases offer full-text journal articles from over 100,000 e-journals which may be accessed online. The user guides for the electronic databases are obtainable from the Electronic Databases