Takoma Park/Silver Spring Library Renovations
Montgomery College’s Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus library is undergoing a major renovation to modernize the library. Learn more about the upcoming improvements on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Library Renovation blognew window. Explore below to learn how the library is continuing to support the TP/SS Campus community during construction.
- December 18, 2022: Library in RC building closes
- January 18, 2023: Temporary library space in P1 building opens
- Spring 2024: Renovations complete. Library in RC building re-opens
The library is located on the first floor of the P1 building during renovations. The space includes a reading room and a classroom with computers. See a map of the temporary library space.
Services and Resources
The following library resources and services are available in the P1 library during the renovations:
- Textbooks and course reserves
- Laptops and tablets
- Group study rooms
- Scanners and print stations
- Assistive technology and equipment
- Computers for public use
- Research assistance
- Library instruction
Additional library support options during renovations include:
- Intercampus loan: library items from another campus can be requested and sent to the P1 library. Items may take up to four business days to arrive. The TP/SS library’s collections, except textbooks and course reserves, are unavailable during renovations.
- RaptorSearchnew window: provides 24/7/365 access to almost all of the library e-resources, including articles, e-books, and streaming videos for all current students and employees.
- Online research support: via text, 24/7/365 chat, and online appointment.