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*Note: COVID 19 Rules for the Library Facilities

  • One Must Wear a Mask to Enter & Utilize the Library.

  • One Must Wash their hands upon entering and before exiting the Library.

  • One Must exhibit Social Distancing of a 6' Radius

  • One Must agree to a Temperature Check upon entering the Library

Thank you for your cooperation.


Rangely Library


The Rangely Campus Library is centrally located in the lower level of the McLaughlin Building. The Library provides a great environment for studying, as well as access to services and resources that help students achieve their educational, workplace and personal goals. Plus the Gateway Center is located right inside the Library Department which gives all our students access to Facility and Tutors.

Monday – Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

* Closed All Major Holidays

Library Forms:

Rangely Library Features

  • Online Card Catalog and Periodical Databases
  • More than 21,000 print books, over 15,000 E-Books
  • 78 Print Journals, Magazines and Newspapers between both Campuses
  • Over 300 Audiobooks and Music CD's: almost 8,000 Educational and Popular DVD's
  • Videogames such as PS2, PS3, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbos 1, and Wii
  • Faculty Placed Reserve Materials (Located at the circulation desk)
  • Three WebEx/Telepresence Classrooms
  • Wireless Internet access
  • 15 Laptops (In-library use only)
  • 5 -Study Rooms
  • Media equipment
  • One-on-One Research
  • Interlibrary Loans
  • Courier Service


Gateway Center

The Gateway Center is located in the lower level of the McLaughlin Building towards the back of the Library and offers the following:

  • Tutoring in all subject areas
  • GED Preparation classes and Pretesting (Craig Campus only)
  • Proofing Services
  • Test Proctoring
  • Placement Testing
  • Student Computer Lab
  • A quiet place to study

For the Gateway tutoring schedules for both campus click here.

Library / Study Center in Craig

The Craig Campus features a "Virtual Library," designed for the growing trend toward paperless, technology-driven resources. A full range of online resources are available to students in every discipline. Students can use their wireless personal portable devices or use one of the four computer stations in the library. The room features a commanding view of the Yampa Valley, and a quiet comfortable environment for study.

Rangely Library Contact Information & Phi Theta Kappa Co-Advisor

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Phone: (970) 675-3334
Circulation Desk: (970) 675-3576
Library Fax Machine: 970-675-3590

About CNCC

Colorado Northwestern is one college in two Colorado communities. Depending on what you want to study, CNCC has the perfect surroundings and facilities to meet your needs. Founded in 1962 as “Rangely College,” CNCC now serves nearly 1,800 students on two campuses, two service centers and online. Our two main campuses in Craig and Rangely are 90 miles apart in the mountains and canyons of Northwestern Colorado, with one service center located in Meeker.

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500 Kennedy Drive • Rangely CO 81648 / 2801 West 9th Street • Craig, CO 81625