Cloud County Community College

Cloud County Community College

Concordia  •  Geary County  •  Online  •  Outreach

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is CCCC Library located?

Concordia Campus Library is located in our main building at 2221 Campus Drive, Concordia, Kansas.
Click here for a Concordia campus map.

Geary Campus Library is located at 631 Caroline Ave., Junction City, Kansas
We are located in Building A, right next to the Information desk.
Click here for a Geary campus map.

The library is virtually anywhere that you have Internet access! Access library resources through the Library Webpage. http://www.cloud.edu/Academics/Library/index

What are the Library’s hours?

Fall / Spring Semester Instructional Days:
Monday – Thursday 7:45 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday – 7:45 AM to 5:00 PM
Most Sundays – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Non Instructional Days:
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Summer hours:
Monday – Thursday 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

When is there Library Staff available to help me?

CCCC Library always has a staff person available to help you during our open hours with any questions that you might have. The library is staffed with a professional librarian to answer any reference questions between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM Mondays -Fridays. Remember you can always email us your questions!

Off-campus you can request help through the following:

  • Email: library@cloud.edu
  • Phone: 1-800-729-5101 ext. 224
  • Ask-A-Librarian Link located on the Library Webpage
How do I access the CCCC Library databases off campus?

The library is virtually anywhere that you have Internet access! Access library resources through the Library Webpage http://www.cloud.edu/Academics/Library/index

From the main College Webpage: http://www.cloud.edu/
Academics -> Library

The State Library of Kansas does offer the Kansas Library card that provides access to many of the same databases. If you would like a Kansas Library Card, please see the Library staff.

How can I find out what databases the library provides access to?

Here is a listing of the databases that CCCC Library provides for faculty and student use. In addition, this page describes how to access the library databases. Each student must login to the library catalog to access the databases. You will need your student ID number and a password. Contact the library if you need assistance.
http://cloud.libguides.com/content.php?pid=352137

Note: Library Database access is limited to current students, faculty and staff.

Does the Library charge fines for overdue materials?

The library does charge fines for overdue materials. Please review our borrowing and fines policies.

Borrowing Policy
Anyone with a valid library card may borrow circulating library materials.

Books2 week loan
DVD’s1 week loan
Magazines1 week loan
Reservesset by instructor
Interlibrary loans2-4 weeks, depending on lending library

Audiovisual materials located in the AV Lab do not circulate due to the need for them to be used for instructional purposes.
Renewals for faculty may be completed online, in person or by phone; maximum of two renewals.

Library Fines Policy
Fines assessed on overdue materials per instructional day:

Books$.10
DVD’s$1.00
Magazines$.10
Reserves$.25
Interlibrary Loans$.50

Note to Students: Transcripts will not be sent until all library materials have been returned and all financial obligations to the library and the college have been met.

Can I borrow a book from another library?

Yes. There is not usually a cost to receive an article or a book from another library unless the lending library charges a fee. However, if the materials are returned to CCCC Library after the due date, a fine may be assessed.

I’m not a student, faculty or staff member at CCCC, but I’d like to check out materials. Can I get a library card?

All community members are welcome at CCCC Library! You will need a valid driver’s license to set up a library account.

Can I access the Internet in the library?

Yes, Internet access is available at CCCC Library. There are 24 computers available in the library, but please remember that academic use take priority. Our campus is wireless, so if you would like to use your own laptop please see the IT department.

Are there any Internet restrictions at CCCC?

Please refer to our Computer Usage Policy.

Are food and drinks allowed in the library?

Drinks with lids and food are allowed in the library.

We ask that all patrons respect our library and clean up after yourself! If this becomes a problem we reserve the right to restrict the food and drink allowed in the library at any time.

Remember…..Hava Java coffee shop is located in the Concordia Campus library. Hours of operation are from 8:00AM-8:00PM Monday thru Thursday and 8:00AM-4:00PM Friday.

How can I access the library’s card catalog?

The library’s card catalog can be accessed from the library’s homepage --> CCCC Library Catalog.
Click here to access the online catalog.

Does the library have a copy machine?

CCCC library does have a copy machine. Copies are $0.10 each. Staff members are available to assist you with your copying needs. Remember to be cautious when photocopying copyrighted materials.

Does the library have a printer?

CCCC Library does have a printer. We do utilize a print management software to help control the amount of wasted paper that is left at the printer. Students have an account balance at the beginning of the semester and can add to that balance at the business office (located across from the library).

Community users will need to set up an account to print with the IT department and the Business office.

Does the library have DVDs available to checkout?

CCCC Library has a leisure DVD collection available for checkout with a valid student ID card or library card. Fines are assessed for overdue DVDs in an effort to make sure that all patrons have an opportunity to enjoy our collection.

Instruction DVDs and Videos are located in the Audiovisual Lab and are not available for student checkout. All instructional DVDs and Videos must be viewed in the AV lab between the hours of 8:00AM-9:00PM Monday thru Thursday and 8:00AM-5:00PM Friday.

My professor placed an item on reserve. Can I check out this item?

Most items can be checked out anywhere from 2 hours to 2 weeks; however, this varies according to the request of the faculty member. If an item cannot be checked out, photocopies can be made at $0.10 per page. To protect the author(s) and publisher from copyright violations, CCCC Library will not make more than one copy of any item for the same individual. Please observe our copyright notice located on the library photocopier.


Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

TwitterYouTubePicasaFacebook

Cloud County Community College

2221 Campus Drive   •   Concordia, KS 66901   •   800-729-5101


Military friendly school