INFORMATION ALERT: Stay informed about coronavirus – COVID-19. Face-to-face courses will be suspended through the remainder of the Spring semester and are moving to remote instruction. The College is open, but the on-campus student services are being offered remotely, or by appointment. We ask you to call or email if you plan to visit the campus. Please use the Resources for Students page for updated info.




In response to Governor Baker's recent order and CDC guidelines, the Jonathan Edwards Library is eager to help students gain access to the Library!  Please  contact us at the Library Staff links below so we can help serve your needs.

Up To 7 Online Textbooks Are Available Free To Students Through The End Of May From RedShelf.

VitalSource is Also Making Textbooks Available. Click This Link For More Information.
Log into online textbooks using your BCC email.  Instructions can be found here.

Open to the BCC community and the general public, the Jonathan Edwards Library provides a rich on-site collection, as well as online resources and is home to numerous events throughout the year.

Link To Student Remote Learning Guide - Spring 2020     
Quick Remote Teaching Guide For Spring 2020

The library maintains a website that grants 24/7 access to full-text online article, video and ebook databases to BCC students, faculty, and staff with valid BCC ID cards. (See this site for Library Card Issues.) The Jonathan Edwards Library is a member of the CW/Mars consortium. Note: Ordering books from other libraries (placing holds) is currently suspended due to COVID-19.

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Contact Us

Main: 413–236–2150
Circulation: 413-236-2156
Reference: 413-236-2157

The Library Is Closed Until Further Notice.
Regular Library Hours
Monday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Closed