About The Library

Mission College Library

The Mission College Library offers numerous resources and services to students, faculty, and staff which include personalized reference assistance, orientations, and library skills courses. The Library collection includes books, periodicals, ebooks, video cassettes/DVDs, textbooks on reserve, and premier electronic databases. The Library also provides computers with Internet access, Microsoft Office, and adaptive software.

Fall Semester, August 31 - December 18:
Mon-Thurs: 8:30am - 8:00pm
Friday: 10:30 - 3:30pm
Saturday: 10:00-2:00pm
Sunday & School holidays: CLOSED
Holidays: Sept 5-7, Nov 11, Nov 26-28

Important Telephone Numbers
Information/Reference Desk: 408.855-5151
Check-Out Desk: 408.855-5150

Library Policies and Guidelines
Read library policies from borrowing rules to copyright information. Also includes Library computer use policies.

Mission College Campus Map

After Hours Reference Request
When the library is closed, you can still get help with research for your Mission College courses by using the Library Reference Request Form. However, because we cannot guarantee a response in less than 24 hours, your best option is to come in or call a librarian during the Library’s open hours.

SAO: Service Area Outcomes
SAO 1: The Mission College Library will provide support to students to enable them to easily find, select, and use library materials to meet their learning needs.
SAO 2: Mission College Library will provide online and print resources which meet student learning needs 

Pay Fines Online
Mission College students may now pay Library fines online through Renew Your Books/My Account. Please read the e-commerce instructions for further information.

The Library is a Free Wireless Hotspot
Login Instructions: Students, Faculty & StaffGuest

Make a Purchase Suggestion
The library is interested in hearing your suggestions for purchases. To recommend books and other materials please contact the librarian specializing in the appropriate subject matter.