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Library Services: Borrowing

Find information on Circulation, Reference, and other services.

Check Out / Renew / Return Items

Check Out Items

The library's lending services are available to CCAC students, faculty and staff. Your CCAC identification card serves as your library card.


Renew Items

Material may be renewed at any campus library’s Circulation Desk, by phone, or by logging into your library account in CCAC's Library Catalog. An item cannot be renewed online if it is overdue. Need help monitoring your checked out items? Sign up for text message alerts.

Allegheny: 412.237.2585
Boyce:       724.325.6712
North:        412.369.3681
South:       412.469.6295

Return Items

Materials can be returned to any CCAC Library circulation desk or a book drop located on any campus.

Lost Items

If items are lost or have not been returned within a year, then the full replacement cost plus a processing fee will be charged to the patron.

Student Loan Period

Material Type Loan Time Renewals Fines
Books 2 weeks 1 .25 / day
A/V 1 week 1 .50 / day
Books on Tape / CD 2 weeks 1 .25 / day
Pamphlets 2 weeks 0 .10 / day
Reserves Varies 0 .50 / hour; 1.00 / day
Periodicals 2 days 1 .10 / day

Faculty / Staff Loan Period

Material Type Loan Time
Books 4 weeks
A/V 1 week
Books on Tape / CD 4 weeks
Pamphlets 2 weeks
Reserves Varies
Periodicals 2 days

Community Loan Period

Due to CCAC's COVID restrictions, we are unable to accommodate community users at this time. Please see your local public library for computer use and access to materials.

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