Library Services

The Library is OPEN!!  See hours below.

reference/research help: 

Article Request link or (request items you see in the online catalog that are NOT on the RCC campus)

Book request link (request items you see in the online catalog that are NOT on the RCC campus)

Return library materials two ways:

RCC Campus: If you are finished with your items, please drop them off on campus in the Book Drop outside the library doors or inside at the service desk. Thank you to all bring items back.  

Clinton Area Students:  Vespasian Warner Library will accept RCC items.  Both the parking lot book drop and the front door book drop are open 24/7. You may also drop off items during the Open Hours of the library.

Search Tools

Richland Library

Search for items at RCC and at most academic libraries in Illinois. Books and DVDs can be picked up on campus.  Articles and ebooks can be downloaded or emailed or read directly online.


The online catalog for libraries world-wide.  Search & request an interlibrary loan (ILL) with delivery to RCC - a free service to you.

all subjects/topics
eBooks | Encyclopedias | Handbooks | Dictionaries | Statistics | Infographics


Online Databases: Articles, Videos, eBooks

Contact Us

The Library is OPEN!!  See hours below.
Telephone: 875-7200 ext. 6303
Gavena Dahlman, M.L.S., Interim Director
  pick up when notified by email
  approximately 3+ days until delivery
Open Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
CLOSED all college holidays and Fridays in June & July

Printing | Photocopies | FAX | Study Spaces | Headphones | Calculators

Research Assistance | Interlibrary Loan | Exhibit & Displays | Public Access to Computer Workstations

Please visit the library website for description of services.