Q: When I check out a book, how long can I keep it? A: Most books check out for the entire semester; textbooks and reserve items are for short-term use in the library only.
Q: How many books or other library items can I check out? A: You can check out up to 25 library items at once!
Q: How do I get a library card? A: Your Lancer Card ID is your library card -- be sure to bring it with you to the library! If you do not have your Lancer Card, we will also accept a valid government ID along with your student ID number.
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Search books, articles and more: the PCC Library Catalog
A single search box covers our catalog of books and DVDs, as well as a large number of the periodical articles in our collection. You can search All, or you can use the tabs above the search box to narrow your search to Articles or Books.
Searchable e-book collection of monographs, critical studies, annotated primary sources, and essays, ranging from the 1880s through the present. Topics covered include History, Animal Studies, Archaeology, Art and Architectural History, Biblical Studies, Bibliographic Studies, Economic History, Environmental Studies, Film and Media Studies, Folklore, Hip Hop Studies, Islamic Studies, Jewish Studies, Law, LGBT/Queer Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Literary Criticism, Medicine, Methods/Theory, Musicology, Native Peoples of the Americas, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Science/Technology, Sociology, Women’s Studies, Theater, Music and Dance.