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Sociology Subject Guide: About the Library


EVC study tables in the library
Circulation: 408-270-6433;
|  Reference: 408-274-7900 x6661;


ATTENTION: Library is closed during COVID-19.  Please consult Online Library Support for more details.

The library has many textbooks on reserve. Check the catalog or ask the librarian (email to see if your textbook is available. Most textbooks can only be checked out for 2 hours.

We have group study rooms that can be checked out for two hours at the circulation desk. You need two or more people to check out the room.


Librarians are available at the reference desk to help you find books and articles for your assignments, projects and papers.

The library has over 50 computers for students to use. Computers have two hour time limits and must be checked out with your student ID.

Printing and photocopying is available in the library: $0.15/pg for black and white.



Library's Open Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8am-8pm
  • Fridays: 9am-3pm
  • Saturdays: 10am-2pm

Summer hours are shortened, please check the library's website

Student ID

Your student ID card serves as your library and print card. You must have your student ID card to check out any resource in the library or online.  Contact Admissions and Records for your student ID.