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Finding Books & DVDs @ ATC Library with First Search

To find Books or DVDs in First Search:

  • Go to the Library Home page 
  • In the First Search box, enter title/search terms.
  • On the results page in the left menu bar, > Refine your search > CONTENT TYPE, select: 'Book/eBook' or 'Video Recording' (for DVDs)
  • Under LIBRARY LOCATION, select 'Aerospace Campus Library'.
  • From your results list, select the title you want and record the call number (e.g., TL 685.1 K63 2006). This number tells you the location of the item on the shelf in the Library.

Finding eBooks with First Search

To find eBooks in First Search:

  • Go to the Library Home page 
  • In the First Search box, enter key/search terms.
  • On the left menu bar, under 'REFINE YOUR SEARCH' click 'Full Text Online.'
  •  Under 'Content Type' click 'Book/eBook.'

Your results list is now showing only eBooks. 

Finding Maintenance Resources for ATC Aircraft & Equipment

To Find Maintenance Resources:

  • Go to 
  • On the Getting Started page, "Online Manuals" box, open the RESOURCE GUIDE FOR BCIT AIRCRAFT, ENGINES AND PROPELLERS
  • Find the manufacturer and identify your equipment
  • Use the notes to select the correct resource. Most will be listed in the "online manuals" box
  • If necessary, ensure that you have Onelog installed on your computer.

Finding Streaming Videos with First Search

To Find Streaming Videos

  • Go to
  • Enter keywords into First Search box. If you are looking for a known title, enter: "title"
  • On Results page, in the left-hand column, Under CONTENT TYPE, select 'More'
  • Select Streaming Video from the list and click 'apply' button
  • The list now consists of streaming videos

To search a streaming video collection:

  • Go to
  • Select 'Journal Articles, eBooks' link
  • Select 'View databases by subject area'.
  • under the 'All Database Types' menu, select 'Streamed Video'
  • Select a database to search


Findings Safety Data Sheets in CCOHS

To find Safety Data Sheets:

  • Go to Journals & Databases in this guide
  • Open CCOHS : Canada's National Occupational Health & Safety Resource
  • Under Web Collections, select SDS
  • Enter product name in left-hand search box
  • Select desired type / manufacturer
  • Click through to open Pdf