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Lansing Community College Library Services


Who Can Borrow?

  • LCC students, faculty, and staff
  • University Center students, faculty, and staff
  • Members of the LCC Alumni Foundation

Checking Out Library Items

  • Take the item you want to check out to the Checkout desk.
  • Show your StarCard or government issued ID (Driver's license, state ID, passport) to library staff.

You may have up to 25 items checked out at any one time.

Borrowing Periods

Library items have the following loan periods:

  • Books: 28 days, two renewals
  • iPads, Kindles: 28 days, no renewals
  • MeLCat (print): 21 days, one renewal
  • MeLCat (non-print): 7 days, no renewals
  • Course Reserves: 2 hours, 48 hours, 1 week
  • Interlibrary loan Items: varies by institution

Course Reserves

  • Course reserves are kept at the Checkout Desk.
  • You may check out up to 3 reserve items at a time.
  • You can renew course reserves by phone as long as the item is not overdue or on the waitlist.
  • Course reserves must be returned to the Checkout Desk.

Borrowing iPads and Kindles

Check out iPads and Kindles for 28 days at the Checkout desk.

Borrowing Equipment

You can check-out equipment at the Checkout Desk, Multimedia Desk and 3rd Floor Service Desk.

Available equipment includes:

  • Headphones
  • Calculators
  • HDMI, VGA and Thunderbolt cables
  • Phone chargers
  • Whiteboard markers and erasers
  • Ethernet cables
  • Course specific equipment

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