Library Hours

Main Campus:

(215) 751-8394 Information/Reference
(215) 751-8383 Circulation

Monday - Thursday: 8am-8pm
Friday: 8am-5pm
Saturday: 8am-3pm


Northeast Regional Center:

(215) 972-6270

Monday – Thursday: 8:30am-8pm
Friday: 8:30am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-3pm


Northwest Regional Center:

(215) 496-6019

Monday – Thursday: 8:30am-8pm
Friday: 8:30am-4:30pm
Saturday: 10am-3pm


West Regional Center:

(267) 299-5848

Monday – Thursday: 10am-2pm; 4:30-8pm
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 10am-3pm


Note: Intersession hours vary.

News and Notes

December 9, 2019

Stop by the Main Campus Library this week!

Coloring pencils and sheets are provided to help ease the stress of Final Exams.

Final Exam Coloring Fall 2019

December 3, 2019

NERC Chill Room

This week (December 2-6, 2019), the Library at the NERC Learning Commons is sponsoring a Chill Room for students to use to take a break from the intense study in preparation for Finals week. 

November 8, 2019

The Library in the NERC Learning Commons is honoring Veterans at Community College of Philadelphia and around the Nation by offering suggestions of ways to honor them for their service and sacrifices.

Honoring Veterans @ NERC Library

November 8, 2019

Crazy Hat Day for #CCPpride Week (November 4-8, 2019).

Yesterday was Crazy Hat Day for #CCPpride Week. Here are some "crazy hats" from the Northwest Regional Center Library...

Crazy Hat Day @ NWRC Library

Crazy Hat Day @ NWRC Library

November 7, 2019

Today is Crazy Hat Day for #CCPpride Week (November 4-8, 2019).

Check out some of the "Crazy Hats" @ NERC Library!

Crazy Hats Day @ NERC Library 2019

Crazy Hats Day @ NERC Library 2019

Crazy Hats Day @ NERC Library 2019

November 1, 2019

As we prepare for the upcoming holiday season, this month’s NWRC Library display features cookbooks from our collection.

Holiday Cookbooks @ NWRC

October 21, 2019

The College Library has a trial to PsycTHERAPY, Psychotherapy Demonstration Videos, through PsycNET. Access through the A-Z Database List page: (If off-campus, go in through MyCCP.)

The trial ends on November 20, 2019.

To view the list of videos, click on BROWSE:

October 3, 2019

The College Library has a trial to PolicyMap, which ends on November 4, 2019.


What is PolicyMap?
An online (no software installation needed) U.S. national data and mapping tool and analytics platform with multidisciplinary applications for college students and faculty.  Undergraduate and graduate schools use us in their curriculum and research related to social sciences, urban studies, real estate and housing analysis, community and economic development, public administration, public health, policy and political science, education, business, economics, statistics, and geography, among others.

September 13, 2019
Hispanic Heritage Month 2019
The College Library celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15, with a display of books authored by Hispanic authors. According to, “National Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.”

September 13, 2019

Social Explorer

The College Library has access to Social Explorer, through the end of the Fall semester (December 14, 2019).

From the description: "Use Social Explorer to visualize and interact with data, create maps, charts, reports and downloads that help you reach your goals. Explore hundreds of thousands of built-in data indicators related to demography, economy, health, politics, environment, crime and more. Easily add your own data for further impact.