Campus Services


Take a virtual tour of the Library and Academic Center

The HCC library provides materials and information on a variety of topics from a number of different sources. These include other libraries, online resources, lists of library-owned periodicals, newspapers, library guides and tutorials. These resources may be viewed and accessed from the Library Resources pages.

COVID-19 Virtual Library Hours

These hours will start on Monday, March 30, 2020

Chat with the Librarian! Rachel will be available from 8:00am-1:00pm on Zoom, Monday through Friday to help students with research in the databases, citations, source evaluation, etc. Students can drop-in any time by clicking the link and using live chat or audio to talk with Rachel directly and get help.

*please note that at times other meetings will directly conflict with these hours, resulting in Rachel being unavailable for a short time. On the rare occasion that this occurs, please email Rachel directly at with your questions.*

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Meeting ID: 758 998 616

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Hours and Location

Monday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesdays: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Saturday & Sunday

*Subject to change if necessary.
*Any changes to the library's schedule will be posted at the library doors.

Book requests and research assistance required outside the library's open hours can be placed by phone or email: (218) 262-7258 or

(218) 262-6746

Building M Room 160
Hibbing Community College
1515 E. 25th Street
Hibbing, MN 55746

HCC LibGuides

LibGuides, or Library Guides are subject guides developed by Librarians to help students, faculty, and staff find Library and Online Resources for their courses more easily. HCC’s LibGuides also feature curated collections of links to Open Educational Resources. Students and Faculty can request the creation of new guides for courses or specific research topics by reaching out to HCC Library staff.

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Subscription Databases

Students can access all databases and the library catalog from anywhere off campus by using the links below and logging in with their StarID & Password.

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  • A collection of 20 scholarly databases, including Academic Search Premier and CINAHL Plus with Full Text.


  • This database indexes multiple newspapers, providing access to historical and current editions of a variety of local, regional, national, and international newspapers.

Learning Express Library Express Library

  • A collection of homework tutorials, practice sets, textbooks, and test prep materials.


  • A collection of 14 scholarly databases, including Opposing Viewpoints and Student Resources in Context.


  • ELM (eLibrary Minnesota) gives Minnesota residents access to magazine, journal, newspaper and encyclopedia articles, media, including images, videos, and audio files, and other information resources.

Films on Demand

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  • A comprehensive, curriculum-focused video subscription providing unlimited access to thousands of videos in a number of subjects.

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