Introduction to the Hartnell College Library
The 68,000 square foot state-of-the-art Library and Learning Resource Center is designed to meet the information and research needs of students in the 21st century. Featuring a unique building design that is innovative, yet functional, flexible, and timeless, the library is the hub of campus information and learning technologies. The two floor facility houses traditional college library resources and services including Circulation Services, Reference Services, Technical Services, an Information Competency Center, and Computer and Media Services. Also within the library are a Faculty and Staff Resource Center, 22 collaborative group study rooms (11 with plasma screens and/or smart board technologies), a state-of-the-art Distance Learning & Video Conference Center, a Community Room, campus Computer Equipment Services, AV Equipment Services, and a beautiful lobby/ atrium equipped with a four plasma multimedia wall.