Skip to main content

Information Commons - Library: USEFUL WEBSITES / Sitios web útiles


A Selection of Free Online Translators

Translate any text to and from English, Spanish, and many other languages

Research and Documentation Online (Diane Hacker)

Finding and documenting sources : Humanities, Social Sciences, History, Science.

Tips for Evaluating Sources


Glossary of Research Terms


Google Scholar

"Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research."  

Please note that the full-text of scholarly publications may not be available on the web.  Ask a Librarian for assistance to locate publications.

Google Scholar Search

Resumes and Cover Letter Assistance

Need Help?

Claudia Nickson - Librarian


German Ramirez -

Kathryn Webb -

Colleen Layton -



Our Mission

The Mission of St. Augustine College Library is to provide essential and high-quality instructional support materials, facilities, and services to the students, faculty, and staff of St. Augustine across all programs. Developing in our community members the informational literacy skills necessary to achieve their educational goals, to acquire and utilize information, and to empower them to become successful lifelong learners. The library supports an environment of free and critical thought to realize the goals of a bilingual, metropolitan, and multicultural college.


With this mission the library assists St. Augustine College in fulfilling its mission, by directly supporting the accessibility of education to a diverse student population, while maintaining a focus on those of Hispanic descent; to strengthen ethnic identity; to reinforce cultural interaction; and to build a bridge to fill cultural, educational, and socioeconomic gaps.