Wor-Wic's collection includes a variety of specialized and multidisciplinary web-based, full-text
online subscription databases. Nursing and rad-tech software programs are installed in Allied
Health Resource Center, and Internet access and office applications are available in all five
The comprehensive collection of full-text online databases, also accessible from off campus,
covers a wide range of genres and includes a variety of both print and online sources – videos
and articles from reference books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers, pamphlets, statistical
Just select Library Services under our "Quick Links" menu, then Research Databases. For more
information, call or email the library.
Traditional library services are provided to Wor-Wic students by SU Libraries, including:
full borrowing privileges from all libraries in the University System of Maryland with no limits on
the number of items (request from USMAI online catalog), use of the library facility and basic equipment,
and reference assistance. Present a current Wor-Wic identification card at Blackwell's circulation desk
to obtain a SU library card. Wor-Wic students may also obtain a special borrower's card at the UMES
Frederick Douglass Library and use their facility.
Materials from other libraries outside the University System of Maryland, can be obtained through Interlibrary
Loan, by completing an online form on Blackwell Library's website. Go to the
SU Libraries website, click
on Interlibrary Loan, then ILL page. Students and staff will be charged a $15.00 SU Services fee
per each filled request and any additional charges by lending libraries. Students may also request materials
through Marina, a free statewide interlibrary loan system in Maryland, accessible through public library websites.
A Maryland public library card is needed. For articles in the allied health field, Wor-Wic library staff may request through Docline (NLM's interlibrary loan system).