Moorpark College Library

Moorpark Raiders

When is it Open?

Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-8:00pm


Friday: 8:00am-12:00pm


Saturday & Sunday: Closed

About the Library

The library at Moorpark College has around 77,000 books available for use. The library is open to anyone, but in order to borrow or check out materials, you must be a student. There are also computers that any one use that access a huge database. On the second floor of the Library/Learning Resource Center, the library catalog is available on six dedicated stations. Here patrons can look up print and non-print titles owned by the Moorpark College Library. The catalog indicates the call number of each item in the collection and also shows whether or not the desired material is checked out. The library's catalog is also available on the Internet through the library's homepage.

Q: Can someone help me?

A: Come to any of the service desks for help. Reference Librarians can help you with your research. You can also email your question to mcreference@vcccd.edu or call the Reference Desk at: (805) 378-1472.


Q: When is the library open?

A: Visit the Library Hours page or login to your MyVCCCD account webpage and click on the “Library and Learning Resources” tab.


Q: Can I access the internet from my laptop in the library?

A: Yes - there is a wireless network in the building. Pick up a brief sheet of instructions at any service desk.


Q: How do I find something my teacher put on reserve?

A: Go to the Circulation Desk and provide your instructor’s name and the name of the course. You may also check the Course Reserves in the library's online catalog.


Q: How do I get a library card?

A: Your student ID number serves as your library card. You do not need a physical library card to check out materials at the Moorpark College Library. If you do not know your student ID number, simply access your MyVCCCD account to find it. The number can be found on your class schedule.


Q: How long can I keep the materials I check out?

A: Borrowing times are as follows:

  • Books and CDs - 3 weeks
  • Videos - 1 week
  • Reserve Items - usually 2 hours for library use only (check with circulation staff)