Are food and drink allowed in the library?
Some food and beverages are allowed. Please see the signs in the library to see what items are permitted.
Is it okay to bring my children to the library?
Yes, children are permitted in the library. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times and should not be a disturbance to other library patrons. Please consult our collection of children's books located in the shelves at PZ.
Can you help me fill out FAFSA?
Students are always welcome to do their student loan applications, etc. on the library computers. However, we are not able to assist with filling out the forms since we are not trained or qualified to do so. For help with specific questions on the FAFSA, please call or visit Financial Aid.
Does the library have any material to help me prepare for the ACT,GED,SAT, NET, etc?
The library does carry some test preparation materials for ACT, GED, HESI, SAT, THEA and TASP. Some of these materials can only be used in the library, please check at the Information Desk for these restrictions. The library has an online resource for test preparation material called Learning Express Library. As for other test materials not listed above, please check with the Testing services center.
How can I access the library's databases from home?
Student Login Username: First name initial, last name initial, full 7-digit MCC ID Example: jd0211111 Your password is the same as the WebAdvisor / Brightspace password. (If you have never changed your password, use your first name initial, last name initial, and 6-digit birthdate. If you cannot remember your password, reset it here.)
Faculty and Staff Login: MCC Network and email Username and Password.
How can I find my login information?
If you do not know your login or think that it might be incorrect in the system, please contact Information Systems & Services at 299-8077 or visit the Technology Help Desk for more contact and assistance information.
I'm having trouble accessing the library's databases from home. My login is correct, so what might the problem be?
Does the library have textbooks?
No. An instructor may place a required textbook on reserve; however, the library does not order and place on the library shelves current required textbooks.
Does the library have videos?
There are some videos that have been placed on reserve by faculty for use in their classes. They are only educational in nature, and not general release movies.
Does the library have ebooks?
Yes, they are accessible for active students, faculty and staff by searching the Online Catalog, or in our eBook databases.
Can I use my cell phone in the library?
Please do not conduct phone conversations in the computer lab, study areas, or the Rotunda. Kindly respect the rights of others to study or work in a quiet environment by setting cell phone ringers to silent and doing text messaging in a quiet, non-disruptive manner. Cell phone usage is allowed in the following areas if it is not disruptive: study rooms, book stacks, restrooms, hallways, and the small lounge area outside the study rooms.
Can I download programs?
Can I install a CD?
How can I access my student email?
The link for student email is found on MCC's homepage under the drop down menu for Connect.
What is my student email address?
Your MCC student email address is your firstname.lastname@example.org. Example: email@example.com
What is my login for the computer/WebAdvisor/Brightspace?
•Username: First name initial, last name initial, full 7-digit MCC ID Example: jd0211111
•Your password is the same as the WebAdvisor/Brightspace password. (If you have never changed your password, use your first name initial, last name initial, and 6-digit birthdate. If you cannot remember your password, reset it here.)
I'm not able to open or view PDF files on my computer, why not?