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CCC Library LibChat Privacy Statement (Updated April 26, 2021)

We abide by the American Library Association Code of Ethics. We use personal information you provide to us, such as your name, email, and questions to provide answers and improve our library services. We use browser or device information (cookies) for aggregate statistics. We do not share your personal information with third parties, except as required by law.

We keep your personal information for 6 months for possible follow-up questions/answers and usage statistics. We delete all information after 6 months.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or our privacy practices, contact us at: library@contracosta.edu

Today's Hours

Spring 2023 Session: January 23 - May 20, 2023
Holidays: 2/17-20, 3/26-4/2 (Spring Break)

Library Open (In-Person Services)
M-Th: 9:00am-7:45pm
F-Sa: 10:00am-1:45pm
Su: Closed - 24/7 Chat still available

The Book Drop outside the library is always available for dropping off books and magazines, but not laptops or devices.
 

If you need internet access, go to the Circulation Desk at the Library. To request a hotspot or other fill this Miscellaneous Technology Student Intake Form, or contact us:
call/text 
510-426-5026 or email library@contracosta.edu.

Get Help from a Librarian

In Person: Visit the Reference Desk at the CCC Library anytime during the library's open hours.

CCC Library LogoCall or Text Us: 510-426-5026

Chat with a librarian

  • Available 24/7 (CCC librarians staff the service during hours listed above.)
  • Staffed by Librarians from other colleges/universities outside regular Library Hours

One-on-One Reference Appointments

  • Meet on Zoom with a librarian for up to 1hr for your research questions
  • Limited days/hours available

Email a librarian

Online Library Resources

Online Databases: Use our research Databases to find high-quality articles, ebooks, and streaming media. You will need to log in using your Insite Username and Password to access these from off-campus

Database Quickstart:

For database questions, please contact Erica Watson (ewatson@contracosta.edu or 510-426-5026)

Online Research GuidesResearch Guides -- Multiple subject research guides are available to help you explore the best online resources in your subject area. 

Library Workshops: Faculty, if you'd like to arrange for students to receive a remote workshop on how to use these online library resources, please contact instruction coordinator Katherine Becvar.