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This guide provides information about library hours, location, staff, guidelines, news, and other helpful information.


You'll need your student ID to checkout items.
Item Loan Period Renewals Fines*
Circulating Books Students: 2 weeks

Faculty/Staff: Semester
1 time $1.00 per day overdue. Capped at $14.00 then a $35.00 Registration Hold is place on your student record.
Reference Books Library use only N/A  
Reserves Varies No renewals $1.00 per day/hour overdue. Since checkout periods vary, the fine may be by the hour or day.
Newspapers & Magazines Library use only N/A  
Headphones, Earbuds, & USB phone Charging Cables for iPhones and Androids 2 hours 1 time $1.00 per hour overdue
Graphing Calculators 2 hours 1 time $1.00 per hour overdue
Study Rooms 2 hours No renewals

$1.00 per hour overdue.

Webcams 2 hours No renewals $1.00 per hour overdue

Frequently Asked Questions about Checking Out Books

MCC students and University Center students:

I'm a University Center Student.  May I check out books from the MCC Library?

I'm an Alternative Teacher Certification student.  May I check out books from the MCC Library?

How many books may I check out?

How long may I keep a book?

Can I check a book out again if I still need it?

Is there a fine if I forget to return my book on time?

End of semester: Why is my book due back in less than 2 weeks toward the end of the semester?

What happens if I lose a book?

Where do I return books?

Do I have to have my ID to check out a book?

Can I borrow a book from another library?