About the Hawkeye Community College Library

The Hawkeye Community College Library is open 69.5 hours per week Sunday–Friday and provides online access to electronic resources for all students, including distance learning students, 24/7 via the Library’s website.

Hawkeye's Library provides:

  • 42,000+ print volumes
  • 140,000+ e-books
  • over 1,800 videos including 130+ films licensed for streaming
  • 4 newspaper subscriptions
  • over 180 magazine and journal subscriptions
  • 28 online databases, many including full text for periodical articles and books
  • 36 desktop computers and 10 wireless laptops for library use
  • 20 laptops, 10 wi-fi hotspots, and other electronic devices available for checkout
  • Eight private study rooms, including two outfitted with collaborative learning technology. Study rooms may be reserved online.
  • Online tutorials and Research Guides that provide research assistance 24/7

Cedar Valley Library Consortium

Hawkeye Community College Library belongs to the Cedar Valley Library Consortium (CVLC).

Libraries in the Cedar Valley Library Consortium

The Cedar Valley Library Consortium Allows You To ...

  • Get a free library card at all participating libraries. Some borrowing restrictions apply.

  • Return materials to any Cedar Valley Library Consortium library and the materials will be returned to the lending library for you.

  • Check out popular fiction titles from satellite collections provided by the Waterloo Public Library at Hawkeye and the Cedar Falls Public Library at UNI.

  • Enjoy area libraries and participate in their programs.


Library and Classroom Building
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Regular Hours—Fall 2016

Mon–Thur 7:00am–8:00pm
Friday 7:00am–4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 12:00–8:00pm

Winter Break 2016 Hours
December 15–January 8

Dec. 15 7:00am–4:30pm
Dec. 16 8:00am–4:30pm
Dec. 17 Closed
Dec. 18 Closed
Dec. 19–22 8:00am–4:30pm
Dec. 23–31 Closed
Jan. 1–2 Closed
Jan. 3–6 8:00am–4:30pm
Jan. 7 Closed
Jan. 8 Closed

If campus is closed, the Library is also closed. This includes weather related closings.