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Meet Our Libraries Staff!

Contents Administration Librarians Central Campus Staff West Campus Staff Administration Person/Position Contact Information Jerry Yarnetsky Director of Libraries (interim) (215)...... read more

Borrowing materials from your MC3 libraries

Contents Who Can Borrow Loan Periods Renewing Materials Transferring material between campuses Who Can Borrow? MCCC students, employees, and adult Montgomery County residents can borrow any...... read more

Where are the libraries located?

The Brendlinger and AV Libraries The Brendlinger Library is located in College Hall at our Blue Bell Campus. Enter from the main floor lobby or from the lower level across from the...... read more

Faculty Services

Scheduling an Information Literacy Session The libraries provide hands-on, assignment-driven instructional library research sessions in support of the information literacy skills of our students....... read more

What is my User ID and password?

Current MC3 students, faculty, and staff can access our databases from home! You can also renew materials and see your checkouts from home as well. Here is how to login from home. Login to...... read more

Interlibrary loan

Requesting books from other libraries MC3 students and employees may request books or articles via interlibrary loan when they are unavailable in our libraries. Community members needing books...... read more

Placing holds

New! Place holds for pickup at either library! Here's how... Search our library catalog for the items you wish to borrow. Doesn't matter which campus has the item! Click on the new "Place Hold"...... read more

Purchase suggestion form

We welcome suggestions from all members of our college community for the acquisition of materials which support our programs. Before submitting a request, please check the online catalog to...... read more

Montgazette Collection

  About the Montgazette Collection The Montgazette is the student newspaper for Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell, Pa. Written and produced by students with faculty advisement, the...... read more

What are your hours during spring break?

Here are the hours for Libraries & Tutoring for the week of Spring Break, March 14 to 22: Libraries (both campuses) Saturday, March 14: 10am-4pm Sunday, March 15: 1pm-5pm Monday, March 16 –...... read more

Are there area college libraries where I can study and find materials?

Montgomery County Community College is a member of a regional college library consortium. You are free to study at any of these libraries. You may also borrow materials from these libraries if you...... read more

I need my paper proofread. Is there someone who can help me?

Tutoring services are available to help you with the writing process.  They may be contacted as follows: Blue Bell Tutorial ServicesCollege Hall 180 (Across the hall from the...... read more

How can I tell if a website is credible and reliable?

Evaluating information is a critical part of doing research, especially when you're looking at web pages. Below are some links to web sites that provide pointers on how to evaluate internet...... read more

Can I borrow CDs and Audiobooks?

Yes.  The borrowing period is 1 week.  The late fine is 10 cents per day.... read more

How do I cite a book in APA format?

An APA style guide can be found at the Online Writing Lab (OWL). You can access this from the MC3 library Help Zone. OWL provides the following as the basic format for books: Basic Format for...... read more

Why doesn't my document print?

There is a page limit for printing.  So, for instance, if your document is 28 pages long you need to print the first 24 pages first, then change the page range to 25-28 to capture the remaining...... read more

Can I borrow a laptop?

Yes. Laptops are available at the main library desks at either campus]. The loan period is 4 hours for on-campus use only. Your student ID is required.... read more

How do I search for grants?

The Foundation Center Database may be accessed from within the physical library located in College Hall.To access the database contact a librarian. For details about the Foundation Center Database...... read more

Does the library have children's books?

Yes, a collection of children’s books is located in the library at the Central/Blue Bell campus on the second level of College Hall in the Children’s Nook and near the entrance of the library at...... read more

Can I borrow CD-ROMs, VHS, DVDs?

 Yes!  The borrowing period is 2 days (items borrowed on Thursday or Friday are due on the following Monday).  The late fee is $1 per day per item.... read more

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