• Library Policies

  • Acceptable Use Policy

    Library facilities are to further the educational mission of the college. For this reason use of the computers for educational purposes is given precedence over computing pursuits of a more personal or recreational value.

    Cell Phone & Noise Policy

    The Barber Library is committed to providing an environment that is conducive to study as well as welcoming to all users. These guidelines were developed in response to concerns from students about the increased noise in the library due to social conversation and cell phone use.

    Checking Out Library Items

    Borrow books, DVDs, CDs, technology, and more from the COCC Library and beyond.

    Collection Development

    Learn how the Library's collection is built and maintained. Submit suggestions for additions to the Library's collection.

    Community Patrons & Visitors

    Barber Library is open to the public. Oregon residents over the age of 16 can get a Library card and use the Library's computers.

    Group Study Rooms

    The Barber Library has 12 group study rooms available to current COCC and OSU-Cascades students, faculty, and staff.

    Overdue, Lost, or Damaged Item Fines and Fees

     Important information on fines and fees for overdue, lost or damaged Library items.

    Service Animals in the Library

    Service animals documented with the office of Services for Students with Disabilities are allowed in the Library. All other animals are prohibited.

    Social Media

    Get in touch with the Library via your favorite social media platform!

    Technology Lending

    The Library is pleased to offer a variety of technology equipment for check out free of charge to COCC and OSU-Cascades students, faculty and staff.