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This LibGuide will provide some resources for finding the etymology of a word (word history). You will find links to helpful databases and websites, as well as books and ebooks available to you online through the library catalog
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Hawk Card & the Library
With your Hawk Card you can:
For information on how to log in to HCC's online research resources:
Logging in info for Fall 2020
Hillsborough Community College is switching to a new authentication system. Here are the things that MIGHT happen!
- If you see a request for a username and password, put in your student number and last four digits of your student number.
- If you see the MyHCC Login page, then log in with your NetID: your HCC email and regular password.
- If you see the words "Sign in with an OpenAthens account" , you will enter Hillsborough in the Find your institution box - then you will be directed to the MyHCC Login page.
We are looking forward to this being streamlined!