Welcome to the Brookhaven
College Learning Resources Center!
The Library is located in Building L.
We are at the north end of campus behind the
Commons Courtyard fountain.
The library is split onto two floors.
•The first floor contains our •The second floor has the
Circulation Collection. Reference Collection.
This includes books and media Materials are for use only in the
that can be checked out. Copiers library. The library computer
and study areas available here. lab also is here.
Let’s see what’s in Circulation!
The Circulation Desk
• Our Circulation staff can
help you with these
• Checking out Books
• Picking up Reserve
Items held by
• Picking up Back
Issues of Magazines
To Check Out Books
• Present one of the following.
– Current Student ID Card
– Valid Texas Driver License
– Fee Receipt for Current
– Texas ID
– TexShare Card
• Check out a total of 10 items
at any one given time.
• Books check out for three
weeks, with one renewal, an
additional three weeks, if there
are no “holds” or current
Textbook Reserve and Telecourse
Circulation also has textbook reserves, copies of course textbooks, made
available for library use only, that instructors have on reserve for students.
Telecourse Videos, the video equivalent of textbooks for online and distance
learning courses, also are available for checkout as well.
• Set up a Printing/copy
account at a Printing/copy
kiosk, located on Circulation
and Reference Levels
• All you need is your Student
ID# and at least a one dollar
bill to set up your account.
• Prints/copies are 10 cents
per page, deducted from your
account funds. The initial $1=
• Funds may be added at any
time in one and five dollar
Student Reading Lounge
Our open seating area has large comfortable
couches and is ideal for casual reading or
browsing many of our popular collections.
The library subscribes to many different newspapers such as
the Dallas Morning News, Wall Street Journal, and New York
Magazines include GQ, People, Time, Texas Monthly, Hot Rod,
Sports Illustrated, Newsweek, InStyle , Ebony and more.
Other Popular and Special
Collections are Available
Our Plotkin Holocaust Collection,
DVD video collection and
McNaughton bestsellers are very popular
Ideal study spaces are located
throughout the library.
Individual study carrels, enclosed study
rooms and group tables are available.
The library is WiFi
(Wireless Internet) Accessible*
* For more information follow this link:
What’s upstairs in Reference?
Reference houses our Non-circulating
Collection and our Library Computer Lab
The Reference Collection contains an excellent array of
research resources and materials for in-library use only.
Included are current issues collections, medical reference,
music and art encyclopedias, historical atlases, literature
criticism, grant and scholarship resources, and more!
Library Reference Desk
On the upper level, our friendly Reference Desk staff
members are available to assist students during all hours of
You also can call 972-860-4862 or e-mail a librarian at bhref-
email@example.com for help.
Research Handouts Available
The Library Quickstarts research guides provide
recommended sources of books, journal articles and websites.
MLA/APA Citation and Noodlebib Handouts also are
Library Computer Lab
Located on the Reference Level, our Library Computer Lab
provides access to our Library Catalog for books and online
databases for journal articles, as well as the Internet.
Our computers also have a host of office suite software to
create documents, spreadsheets and presentations.
Group study space on the third floor
The Corner features one-on-one writing assistance
for students as well as tables for group study.
Our Hours of Operation
Fall and Spring semesters
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sept. 4–6: Closed for Labor Day weekend
Nov. 24: Library open 8 am – 8 pm
Nov. 25–29: Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 9: Library open 8am – 7 pm
Special Hours and Holiday Exceptions
are posted frequently
Questions? Contact Library Reference Desk
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Thank You for Visiting!
We Look Forward to Serving You!