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CPTC Library: Home

Welcome to the CPTC Library homepage! We are located in building 15.


On-campus services available by reservation on Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 9am-3pm. More information available under COVID Services.


Use to find scholarly journal articles, newspapers, magazines, and other electronic resources.

  • ProQuest (contact library for login information)
    • If unable to login with the link above, please use this link and click "Log in through your library" at the top of the screen. Then click "More access options" and enter the login information there.
  • EBSCO (contact library for login information)

Books and Video


Other Services

Apply now to get your own wi-fi hotspot!

Need help with research or citation? Chat online with a librarian below.

Need to make an appointment? Click here to access MS Bookings.

Need technical assistance (other than wi-fi or e-mail)? Visit TechConnect Washington for assistance in the following languages: Spanish, Khmer, Tigrinya, Afaan Oromoo, Amharic, Sidamo, Wolaytta, or English.

Need access to a computer? Our neighboring public library systems are now offering limited access to computers, technology services, and printing.  Visit the following links for more information: Pierce County Library SystemTacoma Public LibraryKitsap Regional Library, Timberland Regional Library.

Do you miss browsing for books? Some Tacoma Public Library and Timberland Regional Library branches and all Kitsap Regional Library locations are now open for brief visits with limited browsing!

Looking for drive-in wi-fi access? The Washington State Department of Commerce has a map of available wi-fi hotspots.

Free Resources