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Getting Started

Welcome to Carteret CC Library Research Guides!

Here you'll find subject-specific information on the resources you'll need to conduct research. These guides are designed to support both seated and distance learning students, providing lists of information resources along with basic information about how to access and use them. Get started by selecting a research guide from the menu on the left. If you have any comments or suggestions, please email Eva Earles at

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Our Mission

Carteret  Community College serves and empowers our students and coastal community by providing high-quality education, workforce training, and lifelong enrichment in an innovative and inclusive learning environment. Toward these ends, the library is committed to the development of dynamic collections, the utilization of state-of-the-art educational technology, training in the area of information literacy, effective service to patrons, collaboration with instructional faculty, the maintenance of professional standards, and community outreach.

Carteret Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associates degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Carteret Community College.