Mountain Empire Community College
Wampler Library
Welcome to the Wampler Library
Wampler Library
3441 Mountain Empire Road
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Phone: (276) 523-7468
Fax: (276) 523-8220

The mission of the Wampler Library is to provide resources and services which support not only the educational programs of the College but also provide broad exposure to various disciplines, cultures, and ways of understanding.

To check out library materials, you must present your MECC student ID.

Library Services

LRC Live

VCCS Information Literacy Tutorial
Access a tutorial designed to teach you how to conduct research more effectively. If you have questions about the specific resources or services of MECC's Wampler Library, ask a member of the library staff.

Faculty Computer Reserve for Class Use
An automated form for faculty to reserve library computers for class use.

Slemp Gallery
Access information about the Slemp Gallery, including pictures and a schedule of exhibitions.

College Archives
Access materials which document the history of MECC.
Library Resources
Wampler Library Catalog
Find books and other materials in MECC's library
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New Print Titles at Wampler Library
A list of new titles at the Wampler Library.

bullet New Title Request Form
An automated form for recommending new titles for the Wampler Library’s collections.

How to find Materials in the Library
A floor plan of the Wampler Library with instructions for using Library of Congress classification system to locate materials on the shelves.

Research Links
Links to other research web sites that may be helpful in your explorations of your degree field. These links are for other libraries, government agencies, and much more.

Electronic Resources
Wampler Library has access to a rich collection of electronic resources consisting of over 160 databases, 6,000 electronic books, and thousands of digital music selections.

Remote Access
Faculty, staff, and currently enrolled students of Mountain Empire Community College may access all online library resources from off campus.

Suggested Periodical and Reference Resources
Access databases covered in English 111.

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