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GPTC Libraries: Coronavirus Closure Information

To help keep our students, staff, and community safe, All physical GPTC Libraries are closed until further notice. Our online library, however, is open for business! Please see this page for information about library resources and services during the closure. 

For more information about the Coronavirus, see these resources: 

GPTC Coronavirus information Page                                     The Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

The Georgia Department of Public Health 

Call Us on Our Library Information Hotline!  (404)297-9522, ext. 1850

If you have or need a book or laptop

If you have library books or laptops that will be due while we are closed, don't panic! All overdue fines for items due while we are closed will be waived. Please do not attempt to return the books or laptops while we are closed. We don't want them back right now.Stay home and stay safe. 

Unfortunately, at this time, we do not have access to the library facility so we cannot lend books or laptops.  We can, however, help you access resources on your phone or tablet if you do not have a laptop. Just send us a text at 404-800-1811 or call us at (404) 297-9522, ext. 1850. We will respond as soon as we can during our normal business hours of 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Friday. All texts sent outside of business hours will receive a reply during business hours. 

If you need a book from our print collection, please contact us so we can help find a suitable online substitute. 

Galileo- Always Open!

If you have never explored all Galileo has to offer, now is the perfect time. Accessing Galileo is easy: 

1. Log into Blackboard

2. Click the Galileo link on your dashboard. 

In the coming days we'll have a step-by-step Galileo tutorial ready for you. Stay tuned!


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A Unit of the Technical College System of Georgia

As set forth in its student catalog, Georgia Piedmont Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, sex, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law).  Contact Lisa Peters, the ADA Coordinator, at 404/297-9522, ext. 1154, ADA504Coordinator@gptc.edu or at the main DeKalb campus, 495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021 Room A-170; or Dr. Debra Gordon, the Title IX Coordinator, at 404/297-9522, ext. 1176, TitleIXCoordinator@gptc.edu or at the main DeKalb campus, 495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021 Room A-103 for assistance.  For more information about our graduation rates and other important program information, please visit our website at https://www.gptc.edu/gainfulemployment