Returning books, DVDs, and calculators

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We encourage you to hold on to any books, DVDs, or calculators that you have checked out from the Library until we reopen. However, if you prefer you can return any library materials you have borrowed from the BMCC Library on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between…

Summer reading, watching, and listening for free!

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Our guide provides some of the best options to keep you occupied this summer! Do you know of others? Let us know via email or the chat box on the right hand side of the page. If you are not able to access any of…

Get Reference Help by Chat

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The Library’s Reference Desk has moved online! You can get help from our librarians right now by one of three ways: You can chat with us using the box on the right-hand side of all of our pages You can send us a text message…

Information about Due Dates and Fines

Important announcement

In light of the current situation, all due dates and fines are currently suspended. Items that were due will be renewed automatically and fines will not be charged for late items until further notice. You can always check your account from the My Account page…

We Are Here to Support You!

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Updated June 25, 2020 at 4pm.The BMCC Library is closed until further notice. Many of our services have moved online. Library faculty and staff are available to support students and faculty with online teaching and learning. Fines and renewals Overdue and recall fines will not…

See Us at the Welcome Back Super Fair!

Welcome Back!

BMCC students are invited  to our Welcome Back Super Fair in Richard Harris Terrace on January 29 from 11am to 4pm. New and transfer students will learn about the variety of resources, services, majors, and opportunities available to them. All BMCC students are welcome. The BMCC Library…

Changes to Printing and Copying


Starting spring 2020 students will receive a printing and copying allocation on their BMCC IDs, funded by student technology fees.  This allocation is to be used for printing at all computers labs on campus including in the Learning Resource Center (LRC) and the Library, and for copying…

Our New Website is Live!

Website news

The A. Philip Randolph Library has a new website that officially launched for the start of Spring 2020. This new website is designed to make finding things in the library as easy as possible and is designed to work on all devices and with assistive…

Looking for something? Use OneSearch!

OneSearch searches BMCC books and media, CUNY books and media, and many of our databases, ebooks, and other electronic resources

To better support the needs of the BMCC Community, OneSearch will now serve as the single place to search for books and media in the BMCC Library and throughout CUNY, as well as a lot of our articles, ebooks, and other electronic resources. OneSearch has…

Shorter Library Hours for Winter Session


Library hours will be reduced from December 21 to January 26.  The College is closed December 24, 25, 31, January 1 and 20. Regular hours resume on January 27, 2020. For details see our hours page.