The library offers a comfortable environment for quiet study and collaborative work. Group study rooms may be reserved on the library website. The library has print and electronic books, periodicals, music CDs, DVDs, and streaming audio/video. Computers are available for research and writing, and there are also wireless/power outlets for mobile devices. From off campus, HCC faculty, staff, and students may access the resources on our website via HCC user ID and password at howardcc.edu/services-support/library. Librarians provide research assistance in-person, via online chat, on the phone, or by text messaging.