* The Research Companion has short videos about narrowing a topic, avoiding plagiarism, doing citations, and other writing topics. It also contains the Revision Aid, which allows you to upload a paper and highlights certain problems in your writing. Click on Use Information for the Revision Aid. (For spelling and basic grammar issues, use spellcheck in Word instead.)
JAWS screen reader software is available in Study Room 1 in the library, and a Zoomtext Text Reader is available across the hall from the library in the Learning Lab.
Our Mission: The purpose of the Learning Resources Center (Library) is to support the Philosophy, Mission, and Goals of Martin Community College and to enhance the teaching/learning process through provision of adequate, current resource collections in formats consistent with prevailing technologies; provision of access to the collections of other libraries; provision of instruction in the use of resources to enable patrons to function in an information-driven society; and promotion of life-long learning opportunities.
Search everything available through the library
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Search just the Martin Library shelves using the
(you can also expand your search to other community college libraries)
After-hours Chat is available:
Monday - Friday: 5:00 pm to 8:00 am
Saturday & Sunday 8 am - midnight
Get help from a librarian with finding journal articles and ebooks, creating citations and other research needs.
The MCC Library serves the student body, faculty, and staff of the college and the citizens of Martin, Washington and Bertie counties. Twenty-three public access computers are available for library visitors.
Collections in the Library include over 15,500 books and about 2,000 audiovisual items, primarily audio books and DVDs. Special collections include:
Online sources include:
Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 7 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday
(Hours vary during breaks, holidays and summer semester.)
Need a quiet place to study or a place to meet for a group project? Our student study rooms in the library are equipped with a computer with Internet access, Microsoft Office 2016, and printing capability. Stop by or call the library to sign up. (Also available for faculty use.)