Library Services Update for August 2020

The Tyler Libraries are here to help!  See how we are supporting our Tyler students!

Read more about this announcement.

Hours for Both Locations

8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


Chester Campus Library

Moyar Hall, M216
      Circulation: 804-706-5195
      Reference: 804-706-5198
      Fax: 804-796-4238


Midlothian Campus Library

Hamel Hall, H202
Circulation: 804-594-1519
Reference: 804-594-1520
Fax: 804-594-1525

Library Activities

Upcoming Workshops


Riding in the Cloud with Google Drive
  • Wednesday, 2/26 @ 5:30p.m.
  • TED Talks, You Learn
  • Thursday, 2/27 @ 12:30p.m.
  • Midlothian Workshops

    Plagiarism: Did I Say That?
  • Monday, 3/3 @ 10a.m.
  • Find it in a Flash with QuickSearch
  • Thursday, 3/6 @ 11:30a.m.

  • More

    See what’s new in the library

    Search library catalog for books, DVDs, Audiobooks, eBooks and more

    New Resources

    Both JTCC Libraries will introduce a new pay for printing system in the spring of 2014.

    The new ePRINTit system features:

    • Payment with a credit or debit card- no cash required!
    • Printing from wireless devices and library computers.
    • Credit of $1.00 applied to student accounts.
    • Low-cost printing at .10/page for b&w and .50/page for color.
    • More details coming soon!

    Online Resources
    Try our new search service QuickSearch.  You can now find books, articles, videos, and more using one search.

    The following lists of new resources the Library are arranged in Library of Congress classification order:

    Laptops available for checkout at both campus libraries. The Midlothian library is offering tablets for checkout as well.

    • Current students
    • Current library card
    • INSIDE library-use only
    • 4 hour checkout
    • Student is responsible for entire cost of laptop if stolen or damaged. This may be over $1000.
    • Files saved will be erased when laptop is shut down.

    Questions? Contact the Midlothian Campus Library 804-594-1520 or ask at the iDesk. Contact the Chester Campus Library at 804-706-5195 or inquire at the Information Desk.


    American History in Video: Streaming access to historic newsreels, archival footage, and substantive documentaries. Over 5,000 titles available; mobile friendly. 
    Films on Demand: Classic and informative films in the fields of business, medicine, humanities, career and technical studies, all streaming to your desktop or mobile device. 9,000 full-length videos and over 100,000 video clips.


    • EBSCOHost app: Use EBSCOHost databases on your mobile device. Covers 30+ databases, including CINAHL and Academic Search Complete. Variety of devices supported. Instructions.
    • EBSCO now provides eBooks. Help and FAQs available.
    • Gale College Edition app: Use Gale databases on your mobile device. Includes Opposing Viepoints and Literature Resource Center. Free from iTunes and Android Market.
    • Mobile versions of selected EBSCO databases, slimmed down for use on handheld devices.