Located in the Newport Center Building, the Learning Resources Center (LRC) library provides access to information consistent with the present and anticipated teaching and research needs of Alpena Community College.
The collection contains resources geared towards lower-division undergraduate study and consists of fiction and non-fiction books, periodicals, research databases, eBooks, and audiobooks. Additionally, interlibrary loan service connects libraries worldwide to provide patrons with requested materials. The Alpena News, Presque Isle County Advance, and Wall Street Journal are available daily to read in the library, along with many popular magazines. The LRC provides a quiet, safe, and relaxing space to study, including multimedia conference rooms available for student use.
Knowledgeable, helpful, and friendly staff provide reference services, including assistance with research papers, answering questions, teaching information literacy, and materials discovery. Computers are available for student and community use. Students and staff can check out materials with their ACC ID cards. Community members must be 18+ and present legal identification to obtain a library card. Additionally, the LRC provides audiovisual services for the campus.
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Summer Semester 2023 Hours
Fall Semester 2023 Hours
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.