MCC’s Library at Red Mountain is located in the Desert Willow building (17,784 sq ft.) The first floor houses the Learning Enhancement Center (LEC). Reference services and Access Services/Circulation are located on the second floor.
The LEC provides tutoring for academic courses to students. Drop-in tutoring sessions are available Monday-Thursday on a variety of subjects. LEC has two study rooms to facilitate working with students in small groups. They also support student learning through various tutorial and instructional aids.
Other College departments housed on the first floor are Media Services, CTS, the Writing Center and Fiscal Services.
Library resources and services are provided on the second floor of Desert Willow. Here students receive point of need instruction on the research process. They also learn more about accessing and using information via library print and electronic resources. Reference Librarians are available both day and evening to help students and faculty with their information needs. The library collection includes about 5,200 books, videos and periodicals in physical form. Hundreds of thousands of additional ebooks and access to tens of thousands of electronic subscriptions are provided via the library's electronic resources. Red Mountain students can also use books and magazines from the Paul A. Elsner Library location through computerized document delivery, daily courier services and personal visits.
Students have dozens of computers on the second floor for use in accessing library resources. The library provides tables and leisure seating to make studying and browsing magazines convenient, and there are six study rooms that can be reserved for group collaboration or viewing videos.