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The Alvin Community College Library is dedicated to providing information access to students, faculty, staff and community members. Our commitment provides you with:

The Library’s electronic databases, webinars and study guides are available through the links below 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Login information can be found by logging into your Blackboard account or calling the Library at the number below. Additionally, login information can be found on each of the Research Help Guides along with a step by step graphic for conducting searches.

    • In class bibliographic, research and informatics instruction
    • Citation assistance
    • 11, 000 books, 30,0000 E-books, 80 databases
    • Expanding research capabilities and access to digital books
    • Comfortable study areas with private study room
    • 24-hour electronic database accessibility and research help and training

research or information HELP? Call the Library at 281.756.3559 for assistance or to schedule an appointment with our Reference Librarian.

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Contact Information


Becky McClain

Head Librarian
Building A, 2nd floor
Phone: 281.756.3559
Fax: 281.756.3854

Roger K. Bell

Technical Services Librarian
Building A, 2nd floor
Phone: 281.756.3559
Fax: 281.756.3854

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Library Hours
Summer Semester Hours
7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. M – Th

Fall and Spring Semester Hours
7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. M – Th
7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Friday

Important and Closing Dates

Veterans' Day Nov 11
Thanksgiving Break Nov 22-24
Commencement  Dec 9
Winter Break Dec 14-Jan 2
Spring Semester Jan 16

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