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Takoma Park-Silver Spring Library Floor Plans - archive

Library Location: The Library is located in the Resource Center (RC) building. The entrance will be directly in front of you when you enter the main lobby.

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First Floor

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Interactive TP/SS Library Floor Plan - First Floorlegend Assistive Technology Area
Assistive Technologies Area: This area is equipped with programs such as JAWS, Kurzweil and VTEK to assist patrons who have special visual or auditory needs or learning disabilities.
Media Stations
Sorensen Video Relay Service (VRS): A free service for the hearing impaired patrons that enables them to conduct video relay calls with faculty and/or staff through a certified American Sign Language interpreter.
Reference Collection
Reference Collection: The Reference Collection contains encyclopedias, handbooks, almanacs, and other sources of authoritative background information on many disciplines. The Reference books cannot be checked out. You may photocopy at 15¢ per page (single-sided), within Copyright guidelines.
Media Collection
Media Collection: Use the MC Library Catalog to find a CD, video, or DVD. Use the call number to locate the item, and take the case to the Circulation Desk for check out.
Paperback Collection
Paperback Collection: We keep popular paperbacks in this area. They are arranged alphabetically by Author's last name, and can be checked out.
Circulation and Reserves Desk
Circulation and Reserves Desk: The Circulation and Course Reserves desk is on your right as you enter the library. You can check out, return, and renew library items at the Circulation desk, and apply for a community borrower card. Course Reserves are materials provided by faculty as required reading. They are shelved behind the Circulation Desk and must be used in the library.
Current Periodicals
Current Periodicals: Periodical is a generic term for popular magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, and professional publications that are published at a short interval. Current issues are displayed on the shelf. Search the Library Catalog to find periodicals available at the MC Libraries.
Circulating Collection
Circulating Collection: Books in the Circulating Collection may be checked out at the Circulation Desk, with a current MC Student ID card.
Reference Desk
Reference Desk: The Reference desk is located near the Library entrance. Students can ask a reference librarian for research help.
WEPA Print Kiosks: WEPA is a print management system using the cloud technology. A user login is required to release a print job. Help is available at the Technology Desk.
WEPA Print Kiosks
WEPA Print Kiosks: WEPA is a print management system using the cloud technology. A user login is required to release a print job. Help is available at the Technology Desk.
WEPA Print Kiosks
WEPA Print Kiosks: WEPA is a print management system using the cloud technology. A user login is required to release a print job. Help is available at the Technology Desk.
Graphic Novels, Language Collection, & Children's Literature
Graphic Novels, Language Collection, & Children's Literature: Items from these specialized collections may be checked out.

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Ground Floor

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Interactive TP/SS Library Floor Plan - Second Floorlegend Group Study Rooms
Group Study Rooms: There are two Group Study Rooms at the Rockville Library. Groups of three or more MC students with current ID card can reserve the rooms at the Circulation Desk.
Folio Collection
Folio Collection: Folio books are large/heavy books. All folio books are shelved on special shelves on the second floor. Yes, you can check out Folio Books with your MC ID. .
Circulating Collection
Circulating Collection: Books in the Circulating Collection may be checked out at the Circulation Desk.
Study Tables
Study Tables: Study tables are located near power outlets on the Ground Floor of the Library. .
WEPA Print Kiosks
WEPA Print Kiosks: WEPA is a print management system using the cloud technology. A user login is required to release a print job. Help is available at the Technology Desk.
WEPA Print Kiosks
WEPA Print Kiosks: WEPA is a print management system using the cloud technology. A user login is required to release a print job. Help is available at the Technology Desk.

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TP/SS libraryCafritz Art Library

Library Location: The Art Library is located in the Cafritz Building (CF), room 145.

 

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Interactive TP/SS Library Floor Plan - Third Floorlegend WEPA Print Kiosks
WEPA Print Kiosks: Use the WEPA Print Stations anywhere on campus, including the Libraries. Black & white copies are $0.10 per page, and color copies are $0.50 per page. Set up your print account online at www.wepanow.com/register.
Folio Collection
Folio Collection: The Folio Collection contains oversized books. They may be checked out at the Circulation Desk.
Circulating Collection
Circulating Collection: Books in the Circulating Collection may be checked out at the Circulation Desk, with a current MC Student ID card.
Media Collection
Media Collection: Use the MC Library Catalog to find a CD, video, or DVD. Use the call number to locate the item, and take the case to the Circulation Desk for check out.
Reference Collection
Reference Collection: The Reference Collection contains encyclopedias, handbooks, almanacs, and other sources of authoritative background information on many disciplines. The Reference books cannot be checked out. You may photocopy at 15¢ per page (single-sided) within copyright guidelines.
Photo File
Photo File: The Photo File contains images ranging from A-Z which are useful for image or idea reference for drawing and/or painting projects. All images may be checked out at the Circulation Desk.
Circulation & Reference Desk
Circulation & Reference Desk: You will see the Circulation and Reference desk on your right as you enter the library. You can check out, return, and renew library items at the Circulation desk. You can also ask a Reference Librarian for research help.
Course Reserves
Course Reserves: Material provided by faculty as required reading for their courses. Course Reserves are shelved behind the Circulation Desk by course and Professor’s name. Course Reserve materials cannot be taken out of the library. Search this collection using the “Course Reserves” tab on the library’s homepage.
Current Periodicals
Current Periodicals: Periodical is a generic term for popular magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, and professional publications that are published at a short interval. Current issues are displayed on the shelf. Search the Library Catalog to find periodicals available at the MC Libraries.

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