You do not have to have a "library account" or "library card" to use the online databases if you have a myPittCC account!
The username and password that you will use to access databases online is similar to what you use to access myPittCC (Moodle, PCC campus portal).
You only have to log in if you click a database link or a link that takes you to information found inside a Library database. Once you click a database link, you will be prompted to enter your myPittCC credentials.
Throughout the Library website and research guides, links to database content are visually indicated by a blue bulldog pawprint. See the examples below:
Trouble logging in to a database:
Don't know your myPittCC login:
To check out physical items from PCC Library such as books or laptops, and to request materials through interlibrary loan:
You can renew a checked-out library item as long as no one else has placed a hold on the item and it is not overdue.
For first time renewals you can use any of the methods listed below. After you have renewed your item one time by calling, e-mailing, or using the online renewal form, you will need to bring your item to the Circulation Desk in person every other time you want to renew that item. You can renew an item multiple times as long as no one else has requested it.