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OneCard: Butte County Library Electronic Resource Access for CSU Chico


The Meriam Library has partnered with the Butte County Public Library (BCPL) to provide access to Butte County Public Library's electronic resources. Students, staff, and faculty can go to the Butte County Public Library webpage and, using the Library Number on the back of their Wildcat ID Card, access the library's e-resources.

Butte County Public Library (BCPL) OneCard Information (Resources)

Butte County Library Card Resources

Ebooks & Streaming Service


  • SimplyE - Library eBooks Made Simple

    • Read eBooks from all of our collections in one app - no multiple accounts and apps any more!
    • Browse 130,000+ eBooks, from bestsellers to classics


  • Login to each of the online databases using your library number on the back of your Wildcat ID Card. Databases provided by Butte County Public Library include:
    • New York Times Digital: access the digital version of the NYT, 24 hour access code when you link through the BCL website for off library use.
    • California Research Bureau Reports: Independent research and analysis developed for California State policymakers.
    • MedLine Plus: Reliable, up-to-date health information.
    • Testing & Education Reference Center: Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.
    • TumbleBooks: Collection of animated talking picture books which you can read or have read to you. Includes fiction and non-fiction kids books. Also has puzzles and games related to the books.
    • World Book Online: Access World Book Online for Kids, Timelines, Reference Center, InfoFinder, Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos and Hispanica Saber.


    • Do you need to write or update your resume for a civilian career and are not sure how to start?
    • Coursera partners with more than 275 leading universities and companies to bring flexible, affordable, job-relevant online learning to individuals and organizations worldwide.
    • GetSetUp offers classes for older adults just learning technology, as well as classes.
    • Is here to help students and adult learners to improve skill for academic and career success.
    • They offer a comprehensive selection of interactive tutorials, practice exams, flashcards, articles and e-books
    • Provides that courses fall into 3 categories: Business, Creative, and Technology by industry experts. 
    • Learn Anything, Learn Anytime, Learn Anywhere.
    • Universal Class offers 500 plus courses which you can learn anytime and anywhere! 


Museum Passes

  • Discover and Go: Enter your library card number to receive free museum passes to hundreds of California museums.


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