Library Card and Borrowing Privileges

The Hawkeye Community College Library is open to Hawkeye students, faculty, and staff; and the general public.

Hawkeye Students, Faculty, and Staff

Your Hawkeye Card student ID is your library card. You can check out an unlimited number of most library materials.

Use your Hawkeye Card to:

  • Check out library materials
  • Access items from the Course Reserve Collection
  • Request an Interlibrary Loan
  • Enroll in the Library’s biometric system
  • Reset your Hawkeye password

General Public

Members of the public may check out many library materials through the Iowa Open Access program.

Please present a photo ID to receive your Hawkeye Community College Library card.

Borrowing privileges for the general public do NOT include:

  • Use of most reserve materials
  • Interlibrary loan service
  • Remote access to licensed electronic resources
  • Checkout of videos, however you can view videos in the library
  • Checkout of electronic devices such as laptops, etc.
  • Eligibility to enroll in the biometric system

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Contact Information

Library

Library building
319-296-4006
Ask A Librarian

Regular Hours — Summer 2022

May 12 – May 22, 2022
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday – Sunday Closed
May 23 – July 31, 2022 *
Monday – Thursday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Friday 8:00am – 12:00pm
Saturday – Sunday Closed
* Change of Hours
Monday, May 30 Closed, Memorial Day
Monday, June 20 Closed, Juneteenth
Monday, July 4 Closed, Independence Day
August 1 – 21, 2022
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday – Sunday Closed

Regular Hours — Fall 2022

August 22 – December 15, 2022
Monday – Thursday 7:00am – 8:00pm
Friday 7:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 12:00pm – 4:00pm

If campus is closed, the Library is also closed. This includes weather-related closings. See the Academic Calendar for scheduled college closings.

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