Albino Gorno Memorial Library / CCM Library

ccm library reading room

Welcome to the CCM Library.

The physical library is open Monday-Friday 1-6pm. Study spaces in the Reading Room and the Media Lab are available by appointment. Please see the CCM Library Re-Opening FAQs for details.

The Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service allows UC users to request physical library materials in the Library Catalog (using the Request button) for pickup at designated locations, including the CCM Library. Please see the CCM Library Re-Opening FAQs for details.

Due dates are now February 15, 2021

UC ID card swipe access is required to enter the Blegen Library building.

For assistance, please reach out to one of the CCM Library faculty and staff: staff directory

For the latest UC Libraries information visit UC Libraries Fall Updates.

As you search our catalog and find some physical items unavailable, the following might prove useful:

Online music scores


UC users may “checkout” full-text digital access to books that UCL owns in print and that are part of the HathiTrust digital collection.  To access this temporary service:

-Go to
-Click the yellow Log In button
-Choose University of Cincinnati from the dropdown
-Login to the standard UC login box (requesting your UCID and password)
-Complete the Duo dual signin
-The HathiTrust screen will come up showing you as a Member (in the upper right hand corner) 
-Search. If you see a Temporary Access link in your search result, you can click “check out”, gaining full-text access to the resource

Remote Teaching Resources for Music

Publisher offers: 

If you are unsuccessful finding essential resources contact the Music Librarian.

Top Resources

CCM Library News

UC Libraries Closed Labor Day

UC Libraries are closed Monday, September 7 for Labor Day, except for the Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library, which will be open 9am-5pm.

Click & Collect Retrieval and Pickup Service Expanded to Daily, Monday-Friday

Looking for library print materials for research or study? The Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service (now expanded to a daily service!) allows UC users to request printed library materials in the Library Catalog for pickup at designated locations. Requests made daily Monday-Friday are typically available the next 1-2 business days. Users should wait for an […]

The Berlin Philharmonic is Back and Online for Free

By using Berlin Philharmonic Digital Concert Hall, UC patrons can experience the complete 2020/21 season of the Berlin Philharmonic online.  There are two access options: “Direct Access” or to “Login” by creating a personal account that will enable additional features like playlists and email notifications. BOTH OPTIONS WORK for UC patrons. When off campus, remember to […]


  • Operating Hours: 1-6pm, Monday-Friday

Contact and Address

CCM Library
600 Blegen Library
PO Box 210152
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0152