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What you will find at the Library - books, eBooks, articles & databases, and streaming video. Search the Kirtland catalog here.


General Library Information

Accessing Library Materials

Online Materials:

The Kirtland Library ebooks, eaudiobooks, & streaming video resources are accessible 24/7 by logging in through Single Sign-On. The exception is Libby (formerly OverDrive). Contact the Library for your user ID & PIN to access the online collection of ebooks and eaudiobooks.

Need Materials from the Campus Library?

On-campus? Stop in the Library/Learning Commons to checkout what you need. Your current Kirtland Photo ID is all that is needed to check out materials.

At another Kirtland location or online? Contact the Library staff by phone (989-275-5000 x246) or email ( and we will gather the materials needed and figure out the best and quickest way to get the them to you.

Library Card Application

We ask that all Library users have a Library Card Application on file to ensure that we have your current contact information. You will find the link to the application in the blue box near the top of the Library's home page.

Study Rooms

Is it o.k. for my study group to meet in the library?

Yes! We have rooms just for group work. We also have a Quiet Room that has computers and tables and no talking. Contact the reference librarian ahead of time to reserve a study room. 

Please note that we are observing CDC & local health department guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. Guidelines are subject to change.

How do I reserve a room?

You may reserve a room up to four weeks in advance either by telephone or in person. Rooms may be reserved by a group for up to a maximum of three hours in one-half hour increments.

Want to know more about Study Rooms?

Check out the Study Room page in our FAQs - Library Information guide.

Contact Us

Here's How:

Hours:  8 am - 4:30 pm Monday-Friday - Grayling

Phone: 989-275-5000 x 246

Email:  Please allow 24-48 hours for response

For Answers to Library Questions, check out our Library FAQs

Library Mission

Library Mission:

Kirtland Community College will provide information resources, both print and non-print, to its students, faculty, and staff through library services to further the College’s mission as well as support its curriculum.

In addition, the library will:

  • provide the support services needed to assist students in becoming better researchers and critical thinkers and
  • collaborate with students, faculty, and staff, in order to enhance educational opportunities and civic engagement and, as appropriate, meet the information needs of the communities it serves.

Kirtland Policy - 4.045 Library Services

Meet the Library Staff

Kirtland's Library Staff is here to help you with your research and library questions.

Deb Shumaker - Director of Library Services & Tutoring

Sara Humphreys - Reference Librarian

Becky Kiessel - Library & Tutoring Support Specialist