Check out items or Make Copies

BPCC Library Lending Policies

A current BPCC ID is required to check out materials at the BPCC Library. All material is checked out at the Circulation Desk. Only current BPCC students, faculty and staff and LALINC card holders can check out material.

Loan Periods (Checkout time):

Books (Fiction, Nonfiction, Biography, Short Story and LA collection only):

Students........14 days

Faculty/Staff ....semester

Audio-visual Material (CD's, DVD's, Audiocassettes and Videocassettes):

Students........3 days, may be renewed for an additional 3 days

Faculty/Staff....7 days

Reserve Material (for use in library only):

All Library users........2 hours, may be renewed for an additional 2 hours

Overdue Fines

Books........$0.50 per day per book

Reserve Materials........$0.25 per hour per item

Audio-Visual Materials........$5.00 per day per item

Lost Item Charges

Current replacement cost of item plus a $5.00 processing fee.

All Library bills are paid at the Business Office, in Building F. The Library will print an overdue bill, and students will pay the bill at the Business Office.

Students should note that all Library items must be returned and all bills must be paid to avoid a hold on their grades, transcripts or registration for future semesters. Students with overdue items and/or bills will have their access blocked to the online databases.


The BPCC Library has two copiers, one on each floor. Copies are $0.10 a page and require the use of copy cards. Copy cards are available for purchase at a cost of $0.50 per card. Users may add additional money to their card.
Purchasing copies with cash is no longer available



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