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Borrowing Library Items

Your library card, checkout times and limits.

Print Books & Textbooks

BooksStudents can check out print books by searching OneSearch and placing books on hold. Students will be contacted when books are ready, generally the same day or 1 working day. 

  • Print books that have been returned will be placed on quarantine for 4 days. 
  • Textbooks are available as digital chapters on request
  • Books should be returned to the book drop in parking lot A by the student center or the book drop on the front of the LRC.

Check Out Times & Limits

* or until the end of the semester, whichever comes first

Your Library Card

COM students, faculty and staff, your COM ID is your library card, so you're all set! If you don't have your ID yet, all COM IDs are issued in the Gym

Need an ID? Get It at the Administration Building

You'll need your COM ID to check out books, laptops and library spaces. If you don't already have one, get one made at the Welcome Desk (room 106) in the Administration Building (building 2).

  • M Tu 8 am-6 pm
  • W-Fri  8 am-5 pm

Can't Find it Here?

If you can't find the book or article you want in COM Library, other libraries may have them and there are several options for getting them.