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At the center of campus, and central to your college success…
Welcome to the ACM library! We provide research tools and study spaces to enrich your academic experience. Whether you need peer-reviewed journal articles, a reference book, or advice on avoiding plagiarism, we are here to assist.
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Location: LIBRARY
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What you need to do?
  • Find books, ebooks, and DVDs
  • Dive into research databases
  • Ask a librarian a question
  • Access library services for faculty and staff
What do we do?
  • Provide access to thousands of books, ebooks, periodical articles, and other research tools.
  • Present library instruction sessions for classes and individuals.
  • Offer a variety of study spaces to individuals and study groups.

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Student Service Details

The Donald L. Alexander Library on the Cumberland Campus features comfortable seating for impromptu conversations with a classmate, tables and desks for working on projects, and study rooms where you can find the quiet you desire to complete your work. We also feature a smaller library at our Bedford County Campus.

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Frequently Asked Questions
  • How do I get a library card?
    Current ACM employees, students and adults residents with a permanent local address with appropriate identification can request library cards. All cards must be picked up in person.
  • Can I reserve a study room?
    Yes. The Cumberland Campus Library has 2 rooms which can be reserved by groups. Please contact Library staff.
  • How do I find a book?
    Search the Online Catalog from the Library's website. Contact the Library for assistance.
  • Do I need to be in the library to access ebooks or research databases?
    No. When off campus, ACM employees and students can access Library resources with their college credentials.
  • How do I renew a book or DVD I have checked out?
    Call the library. You can reach the Cumberland location at 301-784-5269 and Bedford location at 814-652-9528 dial 1 + ext. 6206.
  • When is help available in the Appalachian Collection?
    Volunteers from the Genealogical Society of Allegany County are available at different times during the week. Only a limited number of resources is available if volunteers are not present. Call the Library for details.

Meet the Staff

Our experienced, knowledgeable staff are excited to share their expertise with you.

Teresa Wilmes 
Coordinator of Library Services

Library 113

M.A., Jagiellonian University
M.L.I.S., University of Rhode Island

Barbara Browning 
Reference/Technical Services Librarian

Library 124

B.S., Frostburg State University M.L.I.S.,
Louisiana State University

Matthew Hay 
Cataloging/Reference Librarian

Library 124

A.A., Allegany College of Maryland
B.A., Frostburg State University
M.L.I.S. University of Pittsburgh

Margie Gacki 
Administrative Assistant

Library 124

B.A., Marywood University

Erica Glasser 
Library Assistant for Government Documents

Library 119

B.A., Amherst College

Jessica Martin 
Library Assistant for Acquisitions and Technical Services

Library 124

A.A., Allegany College of Maryland
B.S., Frostburg State University

Robin McKenzie 
Library Assistant for Circulation

Library 117

B.S., Frostburg State University

Matthew Snyder 
Library Assistant for Interlibrary Loan, Circulation, and Technical Services

Library 117

A.A., Allegany College of Maryland

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