Located in the Newport Center Building, the Library, and A-V areas provide intellectual access to recorded knowledge and information consistent with the present and anticipated teaching and research responsibilities of Alpena Community College. The Alpena Community College academic library collection is generally most suitable for adult use; those obtaining library cards must be a student at ACC or its University Center, or be a non-student at least 18 years old.
The Library consists of books, pamphlets, periodicals, reference, CD and on-line materials. Computerized local and regional library catalogs and inter-library loan facsimile service give students, community patrons, and college staff quick access to materials anywhere in the country. Computerized (CD and on-line Internet) full-text access is available for over 10,000 unique periodical titles, The Detroit Free Press, and an assortment of other national and local newspapers. Computer access to the Internet, websites, and email, is also available in the ACC Library.
Audio-visual equipment is used primarily on campus at Alpena and at the Oscoda Campus for instructional programs and for classroom use by individual students. Community groups holding meetings in college facilities may also request use of this equipment. Charging towers are available for all electronic devices.
2022 Fall Semester Hours
ACC's Library will NOT be open:
December 23-January 2
ACC's Library will be open reduced hours (subject to change):
Note: Special hours or sessions will be provided as per faculty request, student petition or other educational group request. In these cases, a notice of at least one week will be required.
Summer Semester HoursMonday-Thursday — 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Note: Special hours or sessions during the evening and weekends - will be provided as per faculty request, student petition, or other group requests; a notice of one week will be needed. The library will be closed in correspondence with recognized college holidays.
Overdrive E-Book Offerings
The ACC library partners with OverDrive to provide a collection of eBooks and audiobooks to students and staff. To access Overdrive, navigate to: https://www.overdrive.com/
- Click the Sign In button in the upper-right corner and click the Sign in using library card button
- Search for Alpena Community College and click Go, then select Alpena Community College from the list
- Then, in the dropdown menu, select Alpena Community College and click the Sign In button
- Click the Login with your ACC Office 365 Credentials button to sign in with your ACC email address and password
If you would like to access OverDrive materials from a mobile device, download the Libby application from your app store. Follow the prompts to search for the Alpena Community College library (OMiA) and sign in with your library card using your ACC email address and password.
If you would like us to add a title to our collection, please email a request including the book title, author, and the format (eBook or audio) to Lauren Mantlo at email@example.com.
If you have any issues logging in, please contact the library for assistance.