Circulation Services is located on the first floor of Accokeek Hall. Services include circulating books, multimedia, reserve materials, issuing photo identification cards, and assisting with the scanner and photocopying equipment. Most services are available to both the College community and the general public.
Please call Circulation Services at 301-546-0475 for further information.
Circulating materials are:
books, music CDs, and audiotapes
limited to five check out items per day and a maximum number of ten; county residents and high school patrons are allowed a maximum of five items
loaned for three weeks with one renewal
A Prince George's Community College photo identification card or a special community identification card is needed to check out materials. These cards are issued by the Circulation Services staff.
Nursing and allied health materials are only available to enrolled Prince George's Community College students.
Fines are charged for overdue materials. Patron fines begin at $.25 per day, per item, up to a maximum of $8 per item. Late fines must be settled at the Circulation Services Desk before borrowing privileges are restored. When an item is lost, the borrower must pay a replacement cost of $50.00, a maximum fine of $8.00, and a processing fee of $15.00 before borrowing privileges are restored.
Books can be returned to the circulation desk during normal hours of operation or at the book return slot located in front of Accokeek Hall. The book return is checked daily.
Multimedia collections are
The multimedia collections are located on the first floor of the library.
Patrons may view DVDs only in the library. Faculty may check them out for Prince George's Community College instructional purposes only.
Other services include
Call 301-546-0475 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday.
Reserve materials are housed at the Circulation Services Desk and are for in-library use only. They cannot leave the building. Students will need a college-issued validated photo ID to access reserve materials. Materials are
Photo identification cards are issued to
Photo IDs for students and college employees are processed at the Circulation Services Desk, just inside the entrance of the building. Photo ID hours are posted each semester. Call 301-546-0475 when the library is open to speak with a circulation services staff member.
Currently enrolled students who already have received a student photo identification card must re-validate it each semester. There is a $10.00 replacement fee for lost or stolen cards.
Non-credit students are issued temporary identification cards which are distributed by their instructors.
Special user cards are issued to:
Other locations where photo ID cards are issued are (check with the offices for their hours):
Equipment provided for Library use only is listed below.