Book drops, phone service, and walk up holds pick up are available at all VCL locations!

Some branches have new hours! More information about walk up holds pick up here.

Avenue Library

Avenue Library
  • Avenue Library
606 North Ventura Avenue
Ventura, CA 93001
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Monday: Walk up holds pick up 1pm - 6pm
Tuesday: Walk up holds pick up 1pm - 6pm
Wednesday: Walk up holds pick up 1pm - 6pm
Thursday: Walk up holds pick up 1pm - 6pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Walk up holds pick up 10am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

Classes, Special Events, and More

Meeting Room Rentals 

Due to the pandemic, these rooms are not currently available.

A small public meeting room is available for $10.00 per use. The Avenue Library meeting room has 16 chairs, a projection screen and room darkening shades. To rent the room please follow these steps:

  1. Read the Avenue Library Meeting Room Rental Agreement
  2. Check the calendar to see if your desired date is available (click on the event to view time range)
  3. Fill out the online form with as much detail as possible

More public meeting rooms

Assistive Services

  • Public computers have an "Ease of Access" shortcut on the desktop allowing users to select from Windows-based accessibility options such as a magnifier, a narrator (users must bring their own earbuds or headphones to use), an on-screen keyboard, or high visual contract settings.

Wireless Printing

Wireless printing is currently available at Avenue, Oak View, Prueter, and Saticoy Libraries. 

Send a print from your home computer, tablet, or smartphone from anywhere (library, home, or office) and come to the library to pick it up. The charge for printing is $.10 per page (black and white only).

See the Avenue Library Wireless Printing Instructions.

Upcoming Events at Avenue Library