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Provides information on how to contact PGCC librarians.


Ask a Librarian


Have a question? Check the Frequently Asked Questions section first! Maybe your question has been answered already.

How to Reach Librarians

Librarians at PGCC can teach you how to access and effectively use the variety of materials in the library as well as in the research databases.

If you need an extensive amount of help, librarians will provide one-on-one instructional tutoring for students doing research. 


Circulation Desk: 301-546-0475
Reference Desk: 301-546-0476


Questions answered within 24 hours
Monday - Friday

Click on the ASK US tab on the right side of the page to launch the chat.

Text Message (SMS)

After Hours



Maryland AskUsNow!
A cooperative service of Maryland libraries.

This is a global, cooperative service staffed by reference librarians from Maryland, as well as other states and countries. You will not be chatting with a librarian from your local library or even your community.

Click on the image to launch the chat service. Approximate wait time: 1-2 minutes.

Thank you for your patience!

Library Hours

Fall/Spring Semester

Monday - Thursday:
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Semester Breaks

Monday - Friday: 
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Summer Session

Monday - Thursday:
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

(no classes in session)

Monday - Thursday:
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Spring Break: Closed

Winter Break: Closed