Library / Digital resources
The "Dr. Jorge Villalobos Padilla, S.J." Library at ITESO has an extensive collection of books, articles, and a wide variety of materials in digital format. All of these resources are available online; most sections will ask for your ITESO account, and in a few sections you will have to create a special account, which will be linked to your ITESO account. Access through the library's website: http://biblio.iteso.mx.
The following list includes some of the sections that could be most useful for distance learners. Click on the titles of each section for more information.
Dozens of general and specialized databases containing millions of published articles from journals around the world offer comprehensive coverage of a wide range of areas of knowledge.
Thousands of books on multiple fields of knowledge, available from different servers.
Some specialized resources are classified by fields of study.
This collection contains the university's academic production: articles, class materials, and a wide array of academic products developed by members of the university community.
National and international press, featuring general and specialized news, such as environmental topics, armed conflict, culture, law, etc.
Repositories of dissertations from some of the world's leading universities, including Caltech, Carnegie Mellon, Cornell, Glasgow, Hokkaido, Humboldt, Oxford, NASA, and CERN. They also include collections developed by our library.
A number of leading encyclopedias (including the Encyclopaedia Britannica) and specialized dictionaries.
Online resources made available by the Networked Learning Center:
A site that compiles links to information resources such as image and video databases, journals, academic resources, and online communities. Especially useful for professors to enhance their material, but students will also find attractive resources.
A list of digital tools used to search for and organize online information, as well as to create and communicate content. It also contains materials and platforms for networking, such as concept maps, timelines, social markers, collaborative work, video editing, creation of videos and blogs, among others.