Services

The library mission is to provide access to information and knowledge in appropriate formats to support the college curriculum. Comprehensive and dynamic services are provided to encourage information literacy, the achievement of research goals, and the pursuit of intellectual enrichment.

Microfilm Reader

Should you need to view or print older magazine or newspaper articles on microform, then we have the equipment to do it! Located in the Research Room, our Microform Reader/Printer has an instruction booklet located beside it for your reference, or if you need additional assistance, just ask a staff member at the Circulation Desk for help.

Copy & Fax Machine

A pay photocopier is located in the library circulation area. The cost is 15 cents per page. If you know you are going to need to make copies, please try to have change with you when you come to the library.

The fax machine is free for student use, up to 10 pages. For additional pages, there will be a $1/page charge. Please ask for assistance at the circulation desk.

Computer Labs

The library has two designated computer labs, the Lab and the Research Room. Computers are available on a first come, first served basis (unless they are reserved for a class). The Lab can be reserved by faculty for student work sessions and library orientations. Please be mindful if the reserve signs are out in the Lab. Both areas have handicapped accessible computer stations and are equipped with handrails. These items are available to WKCTC patrons:

  • Windows 10
  • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Lockdown browsers
  • Headphones
  • Scanner
  • Connection to black/white printing (see print management policy)
  • Wireless network access and printing

    Note: In addidition to the library, there are other labs on campus for student use.  (see computer labs list)

Wi-Fi & Wireless Printing 

Free Wi-Fi is available at Matheson Library for students and guests to connect to the internet.  Just log on to the 'KCTCS-GUEST' network with your personal device. 

Wireless printing is available at Matheson Library. The wireless printer is located in the Research Room of the library and directions are available upon request at the circulation desk. 

Print Kiosk  

Matheson Library has a dedicated print kiosk at the front of the circulation desk. Simply plug your flash drive into the computer, sign in using your KCTCS username and password, and then print directly to our wireless printer. Step by step Instructions are provided at the kiosk, or you can ask one of our friendly staff members for help.

Can't find a book or article that you are looking for at Matheson Library? We can borrow it from another library through Interlibrary Loan! It is free, and easy to do. Visit the library, call to request, or fill out the interlibrary loan form here.