Library Resources and Services:

Porterville College Library provides information resources in a variety of formats and functions: print books and periodicals, reserves, reference, fiction, poetry, non-fiction, media, Valley Writers, and more.

Computers provide students with access to online databases, full-text electronic books, and the Internet. Wi-Fi is available. Students can do their homework in the study rooms, carrels, and the comfortable, quiet reading area. Card-activated copiers and printers are available.

Key library services include checking out circulating books and reserve items as well as reference librarian assistance.

Library hours:


Monday through Thursday:
        7:00 a.m. to 9 p.m.

        8 a.m. to noon


Search Databases:

(passwords required)

Search Databases:

Databases require user names and passwords. See library flyer, "PC Library Online Resources" or go to the Library's channel in InsidePC.

Education: Boundaries, Borders, and Bridges

Bridging Cultures:  Muslim Journeys

(NEH/ALA Grant)