Welcome to the M.P. Baker Library! Your Library!
Mission of the M.P. Baker Library
The purpose of the M. P. Baker Library of Panola College is to be an academic Learning Resource Center for the students and faculty of the College. The LRC staff strives to offer resources and services, when and where they are needed, to enhance the development of the whole student, and to offer opportunities for students to become lifelong learners.
M.P. Baker Library
Information is provided through a variety of formats. You will find print and electronic books, newspapers, magazines, journals, archival items, reserve items, reference works, movies, computers, printers, Wi-Fi, and copiers.
Your library is proud to be a member of TexShare, a program offered and supported by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. This program allows us to offer interlibrary loan and library card service to other Texas libraries. We also provide instruction and assistance with using the library’s resources, monthly gallery exhibits, and lunchbox lectures through the year.
The library provides both study spaces and social spaces. There are 6 study rooms, 2 conference rooms, a computer classroom, leisurely reading areas, study tables, and an open computer lab.
M.P. Baker Library Hours
Fall Semester Library Hours (August 22, 2018 - December 04, 2018)
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 9:00pm
Friday: 7:30am - 12:30pm
Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Final Exams extended hours:
Monday, December 10: 7:30am - 10:00pm
Tuesday, December 11 - Thursday, December 13: 7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday, December 14: 7:30am - 12:30pm
Study rooms and computers close 15 minutes prior to the rest of the library.
Panola College will be closed for the Christmas Holidays December 16 - January 1, 2019.