News & Events

Check Out the December Library Quarterly!

December 18, 2020

The latest issue of the HCC Library Quarterly (December 2020) is now available for your reading pleasure. See what the Library has been up to and check out new resources and upcoming events:

HCC Library Quarterly

October 09, 2019

The Fall issue of the HCC Library Quarterly is now available online. Read it now!

Check-Out Digital Media Equipment!

October 03, 2018

Working on a digital media project for class? Digital Media equipment is now available for check out at the Circulation Desk. Borrow microphones, cameras, camcorders, tripods and more for 7 days! Have questions, contact the Circulation Desk at 443-412-2268. See our list of available equipment.

Upcoming Book Discussion!

August 27, 2018

DATE: September 24, 2018
TIME: 12 - 1 PM
LOCATION: Hays-Heighe House
Join thousands of Marylanders who will be reading the One Maryland One Book selection, Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence, by Tim Junkin. This compelling book, centered on a Maryland native and written by a local author, was chosen from more than 209 titles suggested by readers across the state under the theme, “Justice.”

Registration is recommended. To register, call 443-412-2131 or email

Library Expo

August 21, 2018

DATE: September 11 & 12, 2018
TIME: 10 AM - 2 PM
LOCATION: Library, 2nd Floor
Come see how the Library can help you succeed!

Constitution Day Activities - 9/17

August 19, 2018

  • Reading of the Preamble to the Constitution - 12 PM, HCC Quad
  • Living History Presentation: Edmonia Highgate - 12:30 - 1:30 PM, Hays-Heighe House, Room 201
  • Register to VOTE - 10 AM - 1 PM in the Library & Student Center!
  • FREE Pocket Constitutions and Giveaways in the Library!
  • Take a selfie with historical figures at the photo booth in the Student Center!
  • View the "Constitution Day" showcase featuring the 13th-15th amendments and the Emancipation Proclamation - Library, 2nd floor

Chautauqua 2018: Seeking Justice

June 19, 2018

History comes alive with Chautauqua! Attend the living history performance by Susan Marie Frontczak as Eleanor Roosevelt. Pre-performance by HCC's Benny Russell.

DATE: Monday, July 9
TIME: 7 - 9 PM
LOCATION: HCC Chesapeake Center

FREE and open to the public! No registration required. See event flyer for details.

Upcoming Changes to Printing

May 25, 2018

Beginning May 29, all registered HCC Credit Students will receive $50 in free printing each academic year. This includes 1000 black and white prints, OR 100 color prints, OR any number in between with both b&w and color prints. Please visit a Library service desk for assistance.

Recognition of Scholarly or Creative Work by HCC Employees

March 28, 2018

Have you published a scholarly or creative work or produced comparable work in the visual or performing arts since May 1, 2017? If so, consider nominating your work for recognition at Convocation. Nominations are due on May 7, 2018. Read the eligibility information to learn which works are eligible. Then, download the nomination form to nominate your work. Questions? Call or email Carol Allen (x2144).

Off-Campus Access to Databases

December 15, 2017

Beginning December 15, to access our databases from off-campus you will need to enter your HCC Username and Password. Your library barcode number will no longer work. If you have questions, please contact the Reference Desk at 443-412-2131.