“What the mind can conceive, the mind can achieve.” Hugh Bennett
Our mission is to support the Lakes Region CC mission by ensuring the best possible services and access to library resources for all users.
Monday – Thursday: 7:30 am – 6 pm
Friday: 8 am – 4pm
Fall and Spring Semesters
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 8 pm
Friday: 8 am – 4 pm
CLOSED SATURDAY & SUNDAY
Summer and Holiday hours change and will be posted accordingly
Located at the heart of the College, Bennett Library houses a comfortable reading room with resources in a variety of formats. Access to the Library’s catalog is available 24 hours a day via the Web, as are the electronic databases. Study rooms are also available for student use.
Librarians support our students in their academic work by providing individual or group classes to help with the Internet, with database research, and with homework. Handouts are available to explain how to find and use the many resources in the library .
Acceptable Computer Use
Read the CCSNH policy on acceptable use of technology
Bennett Library Club
Bennett Library Club supports activities to enhance library and the entire college community.
Shared catalog of the seven CCSNH libraries
National Fire Codes Online
Full text edition of the most current National fire Codes.
Combined catalog of public, school, and academic libraries that make up the New Hampshire Automated Information System.
Searchable collection of databases with 10,000+ full text and indexed journals, magazines, newspapers, conference papers, and reports
Online Database Tutorials
Click on the bulleted links below
for online assistance or refresher for searching these databases:
Full text access to over 8,000 scholarly journals, magazines, dissertations, newspapers, and reports covering 160 subject areas.
SIRS Issues Researcher
Searchable collection of full text articles and graphics on viewpoints of social issues.
Bennett Library Web Resources
Style Guides: Official APA Site | APA Style | MLA Style |Chicago Manual of Style | KnightCite Citation Generator
Citation/Bibliography Tools: EasyBib Pro Academic Edition | bibme – APA, MLA, Chicago – Citation Generator, Citation Machine (formats references into MLA or APA)
Internet Research Sources
Visuwords – Online graphical dictionary