Updated 20 April 2021
Earth Day April 22, 2021
Everyone can make an effort to repair and protect habitat. You can do a little, or a lot! Please click on the book covers above for more information. To request a hold from the OCCC Library, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lincoln County Reads 2021
Join us as we read Circe with our community and then hear the author Madeline Miller as she discusses the book in a virtual Author Talk on April 25th!
Contact us at email@example.com to reserve a copy of the book now!
Then click HERE to register for the free author presentation on April 25th at 3pm!
Library Spaces & Services During the Term:
The Library Study Rooms will be open Mon – Thur from 8am – 5pm. The doors will be unlocked at 8am. Only one person allowed per small room and 2 people in the Group Study Rooms. When you leave the room, lock the door, and flip the sign around, so our cleaning staff know that the room needs to be serviced.
The Main Library will be closed this term, but you may place a hold on any of our items and pick them up at the Library Services window, or a nearby public library. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info!
April is Autism Acceptance Month! Please join Dana Gallup, Student Support Specialist and members from the Equity & Inclusion committee in a two-session learning circle on autism, allyship, and acceptance. We hope for this discussion to foster strategies for supporting our autistic students and community members. Bring your thoughts and questions! No homework required!
Coming Soon! Email us at email@example.com to reserve your copy when it arrives!
April is National Poetry Month
Visit the Library of Congress virtually, as they celebrate poetry and literature every month: Click HERE.
Or check out these books of poetry from the OCCC Library (contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve)
Kanopy for Faculty and Students:
Taft Dual Credit Writing Students:
Search the Online Catalog! Click below!
With this form, you can apply for your card to the Chinook Library Network, which includes Oregon Coast Community College’s collection, as well as those of:
- Clatsop Community College Library
- Tillamook Bay Community College Library
- Siletz Public Library
- Toledo Public Library
- Waldport Public Library
OCCC Library cards may be obtained by completing this Library Card Application. Hard copy application forms may be picked up at the Circulation Office off the Commons in the Central Campus, Newport.
Member cardholders are allowed to use the card for borrowing purposes at any of the above-named libraries. Library cards are available free of charge.
OCCC books check out for a two-week loan period, while OCCC audiovisual materials check out for a one-week loan period. Other Chinook libraries may have different length checkout periods. Please respect each library’s due dates.
Privacy & Confidentiality: The Library gathers the patron’s name, address, phone number and email address for the purposes of circulating library materials. Library card applications are kept in a locked file cabinet, within a locked room accessible only to library staff personnel. Only library staff have access to the applications, and only will access them when an address or telephone number needs to be verified. Library card applications and patron accounts are purged when the library patron no longer wants a library account. Cancellation requires a written notice to the Librarian, along with a valid federal or state photo ID.
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Make a Purchase Suggestion
Privacy & Confidentiality:
The Library gathers the patron’s name, phone number, and email address for the purpose of checking back with the patron should we have more questions, or to let the patron know whether the purchase was made and when it will be available for check-out. Only the Librarian has access to the suggestion forms, and will delete them when the purchase has been received.
Planning for Library and Information Literacy resources is guided by feedback from our users, including faculty, staff, students, and the local community. Please use this form to suggest a resource.
Request and InterLibrary Loan
The OCCC Library offers free InterLibrary loan services to students, faculty and staff. Articles, books, DVDs, and more may be requested. Requested materials may be picked up at the OCCC Central Campus in Newport, or at the North Center in Lincoln City by special request.
Privacy & Confidentiality: The Library gathers the patron’s name, phone number,and email address for the purpose of requesting library materials from another library. Paper requests are kept in a locked file cabinet, within a locked room accessible only to library staff personnel. Only library staff have access to the requests, and only will access them to notify the patron that the requested item is available. Paper requests are purged when the the item has been successfully returned to the lending library. Electronic requests are stored on a staff computer within a locked room accessible only to library staff personnel. Electronic requests are deleted once the materials have been returned to the lending library, or when an article has successfully reached the patron.
For more information about InterLibrary Loans, see the “Access to and Use of Library Services Policy.”
Item Request Forms
Please feel free to contact us in these ways:
- In person at the Library Services Window at the Central County Campus, 400 SE College Way, Newport, OR 97366.
- By email at email@example.com
- By phone at (541) 867-8526
- By using the Ask a Librarian form, at the top of the page
- If you would like to set up a Zoom appointment please let us know– we are happy to provide live assistance via Zoom!