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Library hours for intersession: Aug 10-23, 2020


Virtual Hours for the ECC Library during Elgin Community College Intersession will be:

August 1014 & August 17-21 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Please note that on Convocation Day, August 20, hours are TBD according to the Convocation schedule. Information will be forthcoming.

CLOSED August 15 & 16 & August 22 & 23

There will be curbside service during intersession Tuesdays from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and Thursdays from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Please call the Circulation Desk at 847-214-7337 or email circdesk@elgin.edu for questions about curbside services.

Fall semester begins at 8:00 a.m. on August 24! See Fall semester hours here.

Virtual library hours for intersession

The library will have librarians and staff online to assist you with questions and research during the following hours between Spring and Summer sessions:

OPEN from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on:

Friday, May 15
Monday, May 18-Friday, May 22
Tuesday, May 26-Thursday, May 28

CLOSED on:
Memorial Day (May 25) and Friday/Saturday/Sundays May 16-August 6

Remember that you have 24/7 access to our library’s online resources through our website. Contact us if you have any questions through email (circdesk@elgin.edu or libref@elgin.edu) chat, or text (847-999-0403).

The library building is still closed until June 1st per Governor Pritzker’s directive. Please check back to our social media or blogs on our website or to the main ECC website for any additional information about the reopening of campus.

ECC Library closed for Spring Recess/COVID-19 concerns

The library is closed until further notice. This situation is fluid and the hours may change. For COVID-19 information, see our Research Guide. ECC information is also linked in the guide under Schools & COVID-19 information.

To use the library’s databases and ebooks 24/7 during break or anytime, use your AccessECC ID and password. To check out books or movies before break, you will need to have your student ID activated at the library’s Circulation Desk. For more information, contact circdesk@elgin.edu or call 847-214-7337.

Be well and we will see you soon!

ECC Library closed for President’s Day

The library will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020, in honor of President’s Day.

We will reopen at 7:45 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18.

Click here for Spring Semester Hours.

Library closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Photo by Ron Cogswell

The library will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020, in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

We will reopen at 7:45 a.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.

Click here for Spring Semester Hours

ECC Library Hours for Spring Semester Announced

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The library will be open for Spring Semester 2020 for the following hours beginning January 13:

Monday-Thursday       7:45 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Friday                                7:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday                           9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

We are closed the following holidays:

Jan. 20

Feb. 17

Mar. 23-March 29 (Spring Recess)

Remember that you can use our online resources 24/7 using your AccessECC ID and password.

For more information borrowing materials from the library, please see our website here.

Hours for Winter Recess 2019

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CLOSED Saturday, December 14

Monday-Friday, December 16-20 & Monday, December 23
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
CLOSED Saturday, December 21

Tuesday, December 24-January 1 CLOSED for Winter Recess

January 2-3 & January 6-8
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 9 (Convocation-please note limited hours due to meetings) 10:15 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Friday, January 10 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

CLOSED Saturday, January 4, January 11 & Sunday, January 12

Semester Hours resume at 7:45 a.m. on Monday, January 13, 2020

Have a happy and healthy holiday season!

Hours for Thanksgiving Week

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The library hours for the week of November 25-December 1, 2019 will be as follows:

Monday & Tuesday, November 25 & November 26:
7:45 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 27: 7:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Closed: Thursday, November 28-Sunday, December 1

The library will reopen at 7:45 a.m. on Monday, December 2.

Remember that many of our online resources are available to you 24/7 with your AccessECC ID and password. Please contact 847-214-7337 or circdesk@elgin.edu to renew any items or for any other circulation questions. Contact our Reference Desk for research questions and class scheduling questions.

ECC Library closed for Labor Day weekend

The library will be closed for Labor Day Weekend from Saturday, August 31-Monday, September 2.  We will reopen on Tuesday, September 3 at 7:45 a.m.

Remember that most of the library‘s online resources are accessible 24/7 by using your AccessECC ID and password to access remotely. If you have any questions, please email the circdesk@elgin.edu. Enjoy the long weekend!

ECC Library Fall Semester hours announced

Welcome Back!

The library will be open the following hours during Fall semester, beginning August 19th:

Monday-Thursday     7:45 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Friday                           7:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday                       9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays

We are also CLOSED for the following holidays:

Labor Day Weekend: August 31-September 2
Thanksgiving Recess: 5 p.m. November
Holiday Recess: