The Columbus Technical College Library has a collection of more than 28,000 books and audio/video materials, 58,000 e-books, and 255 hard copy periodicals and newspapers. Services include computers with Internet access and instructional software, microform readers and printers, fax machine, library orientation, research assistance, and interlibrary loan. Current students may use the library services with their Student ID card. Please ask for assistance at the Circulation Desk.

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Regular Hours
Mon – Thur 7:30 am – 9:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sat – Sun Closed
Between Sessions
Mon – Thur 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Fri – Sun Closed




The library is located adjacent to Patrick Hall on the second floor of the Library building.

Online Resources:

GALILEO: An Initiative of the University System of Georgia

GALILEO stands for Georgia Library Learning Online, an initiative of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. A World Wide Web-based virtual Library, GALILEO provides access to multiple information resources, including secured access to licensed products. Participating institutions may access over 130 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals including 19 online medical and health databases. Over 7000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Students, faculty, and Staff of Columbus Technical College may access the databases via their computers on campus or through an Internet connection from home with a password. Request a current GALILEO password at the Circulation Desk.

Mac users with the Firefox browser will experience problems viewing PDF files on GALILEO. Download this free plugin in order to view the PDFs. Ebsco offers a demonstration video that further explains the PDF viewer