How do I find books at the library?
To find books at the library you will need to search the library catalog. Click the link below to search the catalog.
Library Catalog. Once you have the catalog open, follow some simple steps to locate books (print and eBook) that are in our library.
Once you have narrowed your search parameters, here are some suggestions in reviewing the books listed:
Can I read the books online or do I need to come to the library?
We love to see students in the library, but we understand that it is not always possible for them to come into the library. When you search the catalog you will find results for regular, paper bound books that are located in the library for check-out purposes. You will also find results for our eBook collection. This is a collection of several thousand books that are available to you full-text from any computer that has Internet access. However, in order to access the eBooks, you must be logged into HCC Libraries.
To view an eBook accessed through the HCC Library's Online Catalog, follow the steps below:
When I try to read an e-book it asks me for a borrower ID and password. What do I use?
Your borrower ID is your 7-digit student ID number. The password should be the last 4 digits of your student ID number. If you experience problems logging into the catalog or databases, please contact the library and we will try to assist you.
Does the library have anything else besides books?
In addition to books, the library also has a nice collection of DVDs, Blu-Rays and audio books. You will find these by searching the catalog.