IT team will roll out two new security enhancements, 90-day password reset and Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for Office 365, check your email or use this link today to complete the steps needed: Instructions for Required Password Change and MFA




BCC's Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) system may impact resource access.  Click on this link for more information.  

Ebsco Discovery Service (EDS) is a tool to explore content across all of our electronic resources simultaneously.  Type a search term in the box above and then filter your search results after. To search just articles, click the Peer Reviewed box.  To search books in the HELM catalog, click Catalog Only.  Note that to scope books to just our collection use the "filter by location" option. If using Firefox, enable pop-up boxes. Read further or watch these videos,  Ebsco Video,Our Video for information on EDS. You can also access articles, eBooks & videos in individual Databases from the A-Z Database page.


Announcement: The Library Will Resume Issuing New Student ID's For The Fall Semester Beginning August 29th 2022.
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

Summer Hours: July 25 - September 2, 2022.  We will be closed in observance of Labor Day, September 5th.

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