This guide is designed to be a one-stop source of information in the field of Cosmetology that complements the Cosmetology program at GPTC.

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Search for a Book in Primo Library Catalog

Please search the GPTC Library catalog, Primo to find books. Put your search terms in the box above.

When searching for books in the catalog, be sure to note which campus location the book is located at. Please see details below for requesting a book from another campus.

Checking Out Books
Present your GPTC student ID card at the front desk in order to check out books from the Library. Books can be checked out for 28 days, popular books for 14 days. Reference Books and Periodicals cannot be checked out and are for in-library use only.

Renewing Books

Materials may be renewed 2 times if no other requests or holds have been placed on them. The maximum number of items that may be checked out to a student at any given time is 20. Videos and DVDs have a limit of 3. Please contact or visit the Library to renew your books.


Books are organized using the Library of Congress classification system. Browse for Cosmetology materials in the GT, RL, and TT areas of the library.

 Topic:  Call Number
 Personal Beauty  GT 495 -499
 Dermatology  RL
 Dermatology -- Care and hygiene  RL 87 - 94


 Beauty culture   

 Barber's work

 TT 950 - 979   

Books You Can Borrow

To see a description of each book, move the cursor over the book cover. Search for these books in the library by the call number in each entry.

E-Books You Can Read Online

Below is a list of e-books you can read online. To find information about a book, place the cursor over the book cover. To read the book, click on the title.

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