Pharmacy resources

Books and audiovisual materials 

Limit your search to books by selecting the Books resource type under Refine My Results. Chemeketa books will show as Available, with a green disc indicator, followed by the location and call number.

You may have to do several searches to find books that might be pertinent to your subject.

Books not owned by Chemeketa may be requested through Summit or via interlibrary loan.


Chemeketa students registered for credit may request Summit books from other Orbis Cascade Alliance libraries. The Orbis Cascade Alliance is made up of 37 member libraries in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Authorized users have access to all of the material in the Chemeketa Community College library, plus about 28 million items in Summit.

Some resources in Chemeketa's library:

You can request items through the catalog to be delivered to the Yamhill Valley Campus or (for Visiting Patrons) to one of the numerous pickup locations of Summit (in Oregon and Washington).

If you do not find what you need in our library, you can request items from Summit, where you can choose from approximately 28 million items in 36 college and university libraries in Oregon and Washington. See About Summit for details and instructions.

Electronic Reference

This is a sampling of books from our reference collection that may be helpful.

Career help 

Learning Express is a database that includes, tutorials and test preparation materials. It includes a full-text pharmacy technician exam preparation with two practice tests, study guides, and more. LearningExpress through Chemeketa's database pages. You must create a free account the first time you log in. Learning Express is provided by the Oregon State Library.

Finding articles

Here are indexes that cover most of the journals in Chemeketa's library. No one index covers every journal, so if you do not find what you need in one, try another.

Current journals

Chemeketa journals 

Most of Chemeketa's journals are online. A few of Chemeketa's journals are available in paper in the periodicals section of the library. They are shelved alphabetically by title.

Free online journals 

Requesting a journal article from another library 

If you find a reference to an article in a journal Chemeketa does not have, you can request it by filling out an Interlibrary loan form.

Getting help

The librarians are happy to assist you.

  • Questions about your account: (checked out materials, obtaining a barcode, overdues, etc.) - Please call Circulation at 503.399.5043 or email Circulation.
  • Questions about finding information or resources: - Get in touch with Reference.

To comment or request help, please e-mail Reference or call 503.399.5231.

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Updated: 16 December 2014