About the STCC Library

STCC Library

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Building 19, 2nd Floor

Springfield Technical Community College
One Armory Square
Springfield, MA 01102

Main Desk - (413)755-4845
Reference Desk - (413)755-4549

Circulation Services & Policies

Circulation Policies


Members of the STCC community have full borrowing privileges in this library provided they have registered and their records are in good standing. 

STCC Day students must have a college issued ID in order to register.

STCC DCE students who do not have a college ID may register with a current class schedule and picture ID.

STCC Faculty and Staff may register with a college issued ID or a valid government issued ID. 

STCC borrowing privileges are extended to current Students, Faculty and Staff of the Cooperating Colleges of Greater Springfield consortia provided they have registered with their institutions library and have library records in good standing. College library cards or ID’s are required at check out and some audiovisual items may be limited.

STCC students, faculty and staff have reciprocal borrowing privileges at these institutions in accordance with their circulation policies. 

Massachusetts residents with CWMARS library cards may borrow most STCC Library material using their valid public library issued cards. Audiovisual items may be limited at checkout.  

All other patrons who wish to borrow material from the STCC library should call or visit the Circulation Desk to verify whether accommodations can be made. 

The length of time an item will circulate is dependent on the format and type of library card used to borrow. STCC students may borrow print material for a period of 28 days and audiovisual material from 2 – 28 days depending on format. 

Most items may be renewed one time either through the library catalog or by the Circulation staff in the library.

Reserve Material 

Reserve material is kept at the Circulation Desk. Most items are library use only and require a college ID or library card to access. Copy machines are available for student use.  

Study Rooms  

Study room keys are available to groups of two or more on a first come, first served basis at the Circulation Desk. College ID’s or STCC library cards are required to borrow keys. The library staff reserves the right to limit loan periods during times of exceptional demand. 

  • Study room keys will circulate to STCC academic study groups of 2 or more people, for a period of 2 hours.
  • Patrons will be required to leave their student ID’s with the Circulation staff in exchange for the Study Room Key.
  • The key holder is responsible for the key, group behavior, and the condition of the room.
  • Library staff, at their discretion, will terminate sessions if the study rooms are not being used appropriately or if excessive noise disturbs other patrons.
  • Keys are available to STCC students, faculty, and staff members only.
  • Study room keys cannot be reserved.
  • Study rooms are not available after 4:00 p.m. or during semester breaks.

Circulation Staff

Circulation Staff

Kim Noel
Access Services Manager

Mayre Sullivan
Circulation Assistant

Deanna Irizarry
Access Services Assistant