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Guide to Library Resources: Policies

This guide includes information about the library, and about searching for books, ebooks, articles and databases, films, and Internet resources. Information about APA and MLA citation styles is also included.


Material Loan Policies

  1. Your MDC ID is your library card.
  2. Reference Books and books on reserve must be used in the library. (2hrs.)
  3. Circulating books can be checked out and taken home for up to 3 weeks.
    The limit is 5 books per subject for a total of 15 books at a time.
  4. DVDs can be checked out for one week.

Computers: Currently enrolled MDC students may borrow laptops to attend online classes.

  1. Must present a fully-paid class schedule for the current semester.
  2. Must present a MDC Student ID or government issued identification.
  3. Must complete a Borrow a Mobile Device agreement form.

Printing/ Copying/ Scanning

  1. Black and white printing or copying costs $0.08 per page.
  2. Color printing costs $0.40 per page,.
  3. Scanners are available in the computer courtyard.

Loan Information