Spring 2022

The Library is open for vaccinated students. Please have your student ID card or student number and a photo ID ready.

A librarian is also available on the virtual reference desk to help all students: Ask a Librarian

All students can check out and return library materials, see details below for different materials. Contact Circulation with questions at cuyamaca.circulation@gcccd.edu. 




Material Checkout and Return

  • Equipment/Book Check Out Hours: 9am-3pm from the library's backdoor (all students can check out and return materials from here). An appointment will be needed for picking up some materials. 
  • Books: Items which are leaving the library will need an Interlibrary Loan (ILL) request form submitted. You will be contacted when your item is ready to be picked up. There is a limited supply of reserve books available for a two-week checkout period. Reserve items unable to leave the library may be checked out for in-library use.
  • Calculators: Call or email the circulation desk to confirm availability. Student ID number and proof of enrollment in a Cuyamaca math class required (printed or smartphone) to pick up a calculator. 
  • Laptops/Internet Hotspots: Cuyamaca students that need a laptop or a hotspot for internet access can ask a Cuyamaca faculty or staff member to fill out a request form for them. The laptops and hotspots can be checked out for the semester. Must be a student at Cuyamaca.
  • Returns: The back door of the library is open for returns. Review your item checklist when returning laptop/hotspots.

For questions contact circulation desk.


or call (619) 660-4416 .


Contact Reference Desk Reference Services
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Contact Circulation Desk  Circulation services
  • Course Reserves - search for print textbooks.
  • My Library Card- view your checkouts and fees.
    Student login is firstname.lastname@students.gcccd.edu.
    Password is
     6 digit birthdate (mmddyy). 


Safe return to campus:

Please refer to the Cuyamaca campus safe return website for updated protocols to health and safety. 

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