West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200

Welcome to the WVC Library



NEW!! Search the library catalog &databases in one place.

Test out the  Discovery interface 

Some functions are not fully accessible as we customize the

Discovery system.


Our library has more than just books, so go exploring:

  • Librarians who help you research what you’re looking for

  • Wireless Hot Spots

  • Computers free for students to use

  • Credit courses you can take for AA/AS degrees

Dr. Peter I. Rose Donates the New Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education

Diversity Encyclopedia

Dr. Rose, is Professor Emeritus at Smith College, he is also a travel journalist, writer and lecturer who has donated the set to the West Valley College Global Citizenship Center, which is available at the West Valley College Library. Read more about the donation here

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Use the nav bar on the left for help

Next to Arts Building

Summer 2014 Hours (06/02/14 - 07/24/14)

Monday - Thursday 9:00am to 4:00pm
Librarian on duty 10:00am to 2:00pm
Friday  Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


Fall 2014 Hours ((08/25/14 - 12/12/14)
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am to 7:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am to Noon
Saturday Noon to 4:00 pm
Sunday Closed


Reference (408) 741-2029
Book Checkout (408) 741-2028
Audiovisual (408) 741-2624
Office (408) 741-2021

After hours, ask
The Last Resort
our research help by email.


WVC Library Mission:

To provide information services and resources to our users (students, community members, staff and faculty) to facilitate successful learning.

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