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HACC Library: Borrow Materials

Learning Commons: Library

Who Can Borrow?

Borrowing Information

Media

The library has educational and popular CD's and DVD's available to borrow.

  • CD's and DVD's
    • Student/Alumni - 14 Days
    • Faculty/Staff - Semester Loan

Books

Books found on our shelves can be borrowed for the following lengths of time:

  • General and Leisure Reading
    • Student/Alumni - 14 Days
    • Faculty/Staff - Semester (Leisure- 14 Days)

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Equipment

Available for in library use and short term loan, ask at the main desk about our:

  • Laptops and iPads
  • Calculators and Cameras
  • Anatomical models
  • Charging cables for select devices

Serials

Serials can be borrowed for the following lengths of time:

  • Journals and Magazines
    • Students - 14 Days, 3 item max. 
    • Faculty/Staff - 14 Days, 3 item max. 
  • Newspapers
    • In library use only.

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How to Borrow

Check out materials at the main library desk with your HACC ID.  Borrowing limits are listed below.

  • General Book Collection, Media and Leisure Reading
    • Student/Alumni - 14 days
    • Faculty/Staff - Semester (Leisure - 14 days)
  • Journals and Magazines
    • Students - 14 days, 3 item max. The most recent issue does not circulate. 
    • Faculty/Staff - 14 Days, 3 item max. The most recent issue does not circulate. 
  • Course Reserves (behind main library desk)
    • Determined by instructor
  • eBooks
    • Determined by publisher
  • Equipment
    • In library use and short term loan; ask at the main desk.

Renewals

  • An additional 2 week renewal is permitted for general books, media and leisure reading materials unless the item has already been requested by another user.
  • To renew material, log in to your library account or contact your campus library. 

Returning Materials

Books may be returned to either the library desk during operational hours or placed in the outside book drop on each campus at any time. For book drop locations, please see the maps below by clicking on your campus. 

Equipment should be returned directly to the library desk during operational hours or to our Learning Commons partners in User Support when the library is closed.

Not ready to return your item? Items may be renewed online (twice for books, once for equipment not borrowed through the technology loan program). This can be done via your account in the online catalog. If you need assistance renewing your items, please call the library for help.

If you are looking to return textbook rentals please check the bookstore.

The Gettysburg Campus book drop is located outside the door near the Learning Commons.

gettysburg book drop map

The Harrisburg Campus Book Drop is located in the circle behind the Whitaker building.

harrisburg book drop map

The Lancaster Campus Book Drop is located outside the Main building next to the Learning Commons door.

Lancaster campus book drop

The Lebanon campus book drop is located next to the Learning Commons door at the top of the stairs on the 3rd floor.

Lebanon Campus book drop map

The York Campus book drop is located outside the Library door inside the Leader Building.

York campus book drop map
Remote Service Hours
Library- 24/7 Chat Coverage
Tutoring- Drop in Zoom 
Testing- By Appointment
User Support- 24/7 Coverage

Campus Service Hours
Learning Commons spaces are open for students taking spring classes. For on campus hours please check the Spring Updates page.

 
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