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Library Hours

The Library is CLOSED through August 26th

We will reopen for the Fall semester on August 27th


Fall 2018 Hours

Monday - Thursday:

8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Friday & Saturday:
9 a.m - 1 p.m.


Closed Sundays and College holidays

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General Library Information



An LAVC ID (or ID from another another LACCD campus) is required to borrow any materials from the Library.

Loan Periods

Books: 4 weeks/10 books at a time

No renewals

Reserve materials: most reserve items are available for 2-hour checkouts. Some items may be checked out for three days.

Laptops and Tablets: 3-hour checkouts

DVDs: one week


Library materials kept past their due date are subject to the following fine schedule:

Books: $.30 per day up to the cost of the item
Periodicals, newspapers, pamphlets and maps: $.20 per day up to the cost of the item
Reserve materials: $1.00 per hour

Lost and Damaged Materials

All library users are responsible for lost library materials.

Replacement policy:

Regular books: $40 (specialized materials such as textbooks and art books have a significantly higher replacement cost), plus a $10.00 processing fee
Periodicals, newspapers, pamphlets: the cover price of the issue plus a $5.00 processing fee
Reserve material: the current price of the item plus a $10.00 processing fee
Damaged materials: items the Library judges to have been damaged by the borrower shall be evaluated by the circulation department and repair or replacement fees will be assessed based on the extent of the damage.


Food and drink are not permitted in the Library. There is no sleeping in the Library. The Library is a place of study; please be respectful and courteous toward other students.