Ebsco Discovery is a tool to search and explore content across all of our electronic resources simultaneously.  To search just articles, click the Peer Reviewed box.  To search the entire HELM catalog, including other libraries in the consortium, click Catalog Only.  You can also just type a search term in the box, and then filter your search results after.  Note that to  scope books to just our collection use the filter by location.  If using Firefox, enable pop-up boxes. Read further or  Watch this video for information on using EDS. You can also access article, eBook & video Databases on the A-Z Database page.


**The Library Will Be Issuing Student ID's For The Fall In August.  Call or email us before stopping by to confirm date.**
Open to the BCC community and the general public, we provide both rich on-site and  online resources.  

Contact Us

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

The Library will be closed on Monday, July 4th.

Regular Library Hours:

Monday - Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday Closed

Library Resources

Our staff are experts in helping you take advantage of the Library's resources. Whether you want assistance with a research project, need access to course materials, or just want to get a library card, you can use the forms below to book a one-on-one appointment with a Librarian, or access other resources.

Visiting the Library

Our building is now open and we are offering in-person and remote library services.

As of March 14, 2022, masks are optional for fully vaccinated individuals when indoors on campus. Please respect and support those who choose to continue wearing masks and are using other tools to provide enhanced protection.

All students taking in person classes, accessing in person services, and anyone who visits campus regularly must be fully vaccinated. All faculty and staff are also required to be fully vaccinated.

If you are requesting a reasonable accommodation to the COVID-19 vaccine policy, click here.

Looking for the Bookstore?

BCC Bookstore