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SWOCC Library

Office: Tioga, 2nd Floor


The Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC) Library provides resources to students, faculty, staff, and community members. We belong to the COASTLINE library system to access books, movies, periodicals, and databases from across Coos and Curry Counties. Need help finding information? Visit the library and ask, call us at 541.888.7270, or email us at [email protected] We love to help!

What's New


Please join us for a movie every Friday afternoon to celebrate our extended evening hours!  Each week, we will feature a new documentary from our video streaming database Films on Demand

  • Faculty: Contact Terry Stroh if interested in embedding F.o.D. content in MyLakerLink; these are for on-campus viewing only.
  • Everyone: Are you interested in using the library's AV resources for meetings or group projects? Ask us how!

January Features:

Jan. 10, 5:00 p.m. - The Civil Rights Movement

Jan. 17, 5:00 p.m. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical Perspective

Jan. 24, 5:00 p.m. - DOUBLE FEATURE! Martin Luther King, Jr.: Look Here and The Fateful Decade: From Little Rock to the Civil Rights Bill

Jan. 31, 4:30 p.m. - Let Freedom Ring: Moments from the Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965


We are reviving the SWOCC Library Book Art contest! Enter your work of art into one of three categories: Most creative, most articulation, and most magical. Prizes awarded for first and second place in each category, so stop by the SWOCC Library for an entry form today. Don’t forget to pick up some materials from our Free Books carts in the lobby. Submission deadline is Monday, January 27, 2020.

COASTLINE Library System

A network of 18 public, school, and academic libraries on the southern Oregon coast. Click the icon to access the catalog and your library account.