Vaccinations and Testing

Due to City of Philadelphia mandates, anyone who comes to the College who is not fully vaccinated will be tested before they will be permitted on campus. Masks are required. Starting Oct. 15, all faculty, staff and students must be fully vaccinated. Please see our College COVID-19 Updates for more information.

Library Hours

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Fall 2021 Virtual Library Hours:

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

Library Research for Online Students

COVID-19 Resources from the Library

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News and Notes

September 6, 2021

All Library locations are physically closed, but we are available to help you virtually! Refer to the Library's home page for more information.

You can also see the College COVID-19 Updates page for more information.

May 25, 2021

Qwest TV EDU Thanks to the generosity of Quincy Jones, the College Library has access to Qwest TV EDU, which offers over 1300 concerts, documentaries, and archives from around the world. Access is available until February 1, 2022 through the A-Z Database List.

As a reminder, you must access the Library through MyCCP first.

May 3, 2021

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. The Free Library of Philadelphia's Resources to Combat Anti-Asian Racism have been compiled to start a dialog on Anti-Asian violence in the United States.

November 11, 2020

The Community College of Philadelphia Library is happy to announce easy access to The Chronicle of Higher Education. As the largest news source dedicated to covering colleges and universities, the Chronicle is a trusted resource for many at the College.

To access the Chronicle, simply go to https://www.chronicle.com, click on Sign In, then click the Sign Up tab, and use your CCP email address to create an account. You should receive a confirmation email.

October 20, 2020

Films on Demand

The College Library has a trial to Films on Demand, streaming video collections on a variety of subjects. Access has been extended to November 16, 2020.

June 8, 2020

MUSE in Focus: Confronting Structural Racism is a selection of temporarily free books and articles from a wide range of Project MUSE publishers and perspectives about the history of racism in America, its endurance throughout society, and how the country can respond now to enact meaningful and lasting reform.

May 12, 2020

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2020

According to the National Park Service “every May during Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and throughout the year, the National Park Service and our partners share those histories and the continuing culture thriving in parks and communities today.”

Visit the website to view exhibits and images, and to learn more about the rich culture and contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islanders to American history.