Library Online Services

Librarian Pat Hernas and student at the Information Desk

Mission College Library is committed to supporting the information needs of all students regardless of location.

  • Articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals
  • E-books
  • Reference materials
  • Streaming films
  • Software skills building tutorials and practice exams

Search the Complete List of Full Text Periodicals
Find out if a specific newspaper, magazine, or journal is available at Mission College. This list includes the name of the database in which the periodical can be found.

Search the Mission College Library Catalog
The Catalog includes books, e-books, videos, DVDs, streaming videos, and other material. You can request items from West Valley College or place a hold on items for easy pick-up next time you are on campus. Refer to the Location List for a description of the different locations used in the Library's Online Catalog.

Search for Textbooks and Course Reserves
Material on reserve, including textbooks, are for use in the Library only. For instructions on how to search for a textbook at Mission College, watch How to Find Textbooks in the Library.

Search the list of texbooks in the Food for Textbook Program
Bring 10 cans of food to the Library to check out one textbook for the entire semester. Donated canned food goes to Second Harvest Food Bank. Quantities are limited – first come, first served.