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Library & Staff Contact Information

Mission College Library
3000 Mission College Blvd., MS#24
Santa Clara, CA 95054-1897
Directions and campus maps

Information/Reference Desk
(Call for help locating items in the Library, using the Library databases,
or related research questions)

After Hours Reference Request Form


Check Out Desk
(Call for inquires regarding checked out items, overdue items, or questions about fines)

Library Adminstration
Valerie Jensen Dean of Language Arts and Library
Office: Student Engagement Center 246C
Kena Rogers Administrative Specialist
Office: Student Engagement Center 246C

Full-Time Faculty Librarians
Tina Boghozian Access Services
ILS System
Pat Hernas Department Chair
Collection Development
Cataloging & Technical Services
Michele Speck Electronic Resources

Elaine Wong
(On sabbatical leave - Fall 18-Spring 18)


Part-Time Associate Librarians
Bill Bowman Instructor/Reference
Julie Boylan Reference
Bianca Garcia Reference
Marci Hunsaker Reference
Keri Kirkpatrick Instructor
Ann Lane Reference
Helen Josephine Instructor/Reference
Susan Ma Reference
LeighAnn McCready Instructor
Daniel Ng Reference
Aloha Sargent Instructor
Jeanie Schwab Reference
Monica Stam Reference

Full-Time Library Media Technicians
Denise Kast 408-855-5153
Renee Ruzicka 408-855-5159
Nahid Shokrollahi 408-855-5160
Jeannie Truong 408-855-5154

Part-Time Library Media Technician
Fana Embaye
Library Services, Policies, and Guidelines

Go to the Library Services, Policies, and Guidelines Manual to find everything from check out policies and loan rules to facility access and information on how to pay your fines online. Also included are theLibrary Code of ConductandLibrary Computer Usepolicies, and information on the Library's collections and materials.

Asian-American & Pacific Islander Collection

Learn more about the Asian American & Pacific Islander Collection and Speaker program. This special collection showcases material by and about all Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, with an emphasis on Chinese Americans.

Library Events & Exhibits

Find out what's happening at the Library on the Library Events & Exhibits page.


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. Final decisions on materials will be made according to the Library's Selection of Material Policy.

Pat Hernas: Health Occupations; Language Arts and Library; Student Services; Humanities, Social Science, and Fine Arts

Michele Speck: Career & Technical Education; Instructional Support; Business, Technology, and Kinesiology

Elaine Wong: Asian American Collection; Art

Tina Boghozian: Math, Science, and Engineering

Library Tour

Take a Google 360 Tour of the Library

Campus Tour

First time on campus? Take a full campus tour!

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.