Library Services

The Charles Puksta Library offers student centered information and research services to support curriculum needs and information literacy. The facility provides a comfortable and welcoming environment conducive to academic inquiry. The 10,000+ square foot facility features a 20 seat computer lab, a multimedia lab, group and individual study space, increased stack space, a state of the art lactation and parents room, treadmill desks and wireless Internet access throughout the library.

The library features a complete package of print, audiovisual and electronic resources to meet research needs. Our current collection contains over 16,000 books,1,100 videos and DVDs. The collection is built to support the specific programs at the college as well as to provide recreational reading and enrichment opportunities. 

In addition, the library currently offers journal databases, an online encyclopedia, an online medical dictionary and other electronic resources. All online resources are available to students on and off campus. The library has access to an extensive network of academic and public libraries to provide students with access to materials not available in our own collection. Library instruction is available to assist with all library resources and to ensure students are conducting effective research. Group or individual sessions may be arranged. Drop in assistance is provided during all hours of operation. Please direct all questions about library services to the College Library Staff at 603-542-7744 x5465 or email the Library Director at jallen@ccsnh.edu.