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Montgomery College Libraries

About the Libraries

Welcome to the Montgomery College Libraries, a three-campus, four-library service.

The Montgomery College Libraries play an essential role in supporting the curriculum at Montgomery College!
We have locations at each campus.  At Germantown, we are in the Humanities/Social Sciences Building (HS), at Rockville we are in the Macklin Tower (MT) building and we have two locations in Takoma Park/Silver Spring, the Cafritz Arts Center (CF) building and the Resource Center (RC) building.

We offer a variety of services, in-person and virtual, and a number of resources, both in physical and electronic formats, that support research, teaching, and learning and to accommodate diverse learning styles and provide 24/7 access to resources, services and research assistance.


  • Germantown: Biomedical, Technology and Bioscience
  • Rockville: Business, Humanities, and Theatre
  • Takoma Park/Silver Spring: Allied Health and Nursing
  • Cafritz Art Library: Fine Arts 

Collections/Holdings (As of November 2012)


  • 480 instruction sessions provided annually to 9,000 attendees
  • 283 library course pages & research subject guides
  • Over 37,000 annual reference/consultation transactions (both physical & virtual)
  • Nearly 28,000 physical visitors in a typical week during the semester
  • 2,200 annual filled interlibrary loan transactions (borrowing and lending)
  • Over 71,000 annual circulation transactions (general and course reserves)
  • 65 weekly public service hours during the semester
  • 199 computers, 921 seats, 3 instruction rooms, 11 group study rooms



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Montgomery County, MD


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