Current HCCC faculty and staff have full access to our libraries online resources, both on-campus and off-campus. HCCC credentials are required for off-campus access. More information is available at our Off-Campus Access page.
Here are some quick links for searching and using information:
If you have any questions, please contact our librarians. We'd be happy to help!
Hudson County Community College faculty and staff may:
For more information, please visit our Borrow/Renew/Return page.
VALE Reciprocal Borrowing program
HCCC participates in the VALE Reciprocal Borrowing program. Faculty and staff who complete this form and submit it to Libraries staff at either campus may borrow books onsite from any of the forty-seven participating libraries throughout New Jersey.
Upon requests, librarians will acquire articles or book chapters that are currently unavailable in our library collections. Please fill in the Request Form for Document Delivery. A librarian will get back to you soon.
The HCCC Libraries invite faculty, and staff to suggest books and videos to be added to our collection.
Your suggestions will help us develop our library collections.
Our Libraries have Course Reserves collection that provides onsite access to textbooks and course-related materials for students. Please kindly inform us if your adopted textbooks are not in our Course Reserves list.
Course Reserves Location:
More information is available at our Course Reserves page.
The Libraries are committed to helping students become information literate, a skill which will guide them throughout their education and life-long learning. For questions about library instruction classes, please contact Ellen Renaud at the Gabert Library (email@example.com) or Sarah Teichman at North Hudson Library (firstname.lastname@example.org).
More information is available at our Library Instruction page.
Our librarians have created resource guides on a variety of subjects to assist your students in finding valid sources.
If you’re interested in customizing a guide for your students, please contact our librarians. We are happy to work with you to create a guide that corresponds to your class's learning objectives and assignments.
To request a Course Guide or get more information, please contact the Academic Liaisons.
A librarian-curated guide on finding citation information, evaluating resources, avoiding plagiarism, etc.
Use NoodleTools to generate your works cited or reference pages. Just input your resource information and it will format you citations.Sign in with Office 365 (your HCCC email account). It's free for all HCCC students, faculty and staff.
If you have any questions, please contact our librarians via online chat or email email@example.com. We are happy to help!
Private group study rooms can only be checked out by a group of three people or more. One of the three must be:
The checkout time is 2 hours, with one time renewal (2 hours) allowed if no other group is waiting. No holding or scheduling. First come, first served.
The HCCC MakerSpace is a space for you to show your creative side, share interests and ideas with peers, and work on group projects with the provided devices and equipment.
It is open to all current HCCC students, faculty, staff and alumni. Visitors may not use the Makerspace unless otherwise noted.
What is in the MakerSpace:
To make an appointment, please contact James Cox (201-360-4354; firstname.lastname@example.org), Director of Patron Services.
For more information on the MakerSpace, please visit our MakerSpace page.
To share a library-subscribed resource with your students, please add our Library's proxy URL to the link. It can help students avoid login issues.
Add this proxy link before the Permalinks:
For example, you'd like to share a journal article with link https://www.jstor.org/stable/23353501
Then the link to share will be https://ezproxy.hccc.edu/login?url=https://www.jstor.org/stable/23353501