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City Library

The Library and its literacy programs play an important role in the City of Moreno Valley. All Moreno Valley residents can use the library, and obtain a library card to check out materials, use public computers, and access Wi-Fi.


Library Locations and Hours

Children Get a Head Start, Thanks to Moreno Valley Public Library

Children and their parents are getting an important head start on their reading–and their future academic success–thanks to a partnership between Moreno Valley Public Library and the 1000 Books Foundation. Moreno Valley Public Library is making it easier than ever to participate in 1000 Books Before Kindergarten®, a fun challenge, established by the 1000 Books Foundation.  

1000 Books Before Kindergarten®

Moreno Valley Public Library Now Has Zip Books

The innovative Zip Books Program provides Moreno Valley Public Library cardholders with speedy access to books that are not available in library collections. A patron requests a print book or audiobook, and the Library purchases it from Amazon. The book is then shipped directly to the patron’s home at no charge. 

Zip books: a new way to borrow the books you

Moreno Valley Public Library Now Offers Kanopy

Moreno Valley Public Library (MVPL)’s digital offerings just got better with the addition of a new video streaming service – Kanopy. Stream over 30,000 critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, educational courses, and kids favorites through Kanopy. Library cardholders are allotted 20 Kanopy tokens a month (reset each month).  

Kanopy streaming service ad: Now Streaming Thoughtful Entertainment.

Services & Info

Veterans Connect@ the Library

Through the Library, veterans and their families can connect to benefits and services.

Find out about Veterans Connect

Cards and Borrowing

 Library cards are free to all Riverside and San Bernardino County residents.

Get a Library Card

Library Events

The Library has a full calendar of regular programs and special events.

Library Events Calendar

eBooks and Resources

Borrow online books, research archives and find the best places for online information.

Online Resources

Volunteer or Donate

Learn more about how you can help the Moreno Valley City Library.

Volunteer or Donate

Events & Programs

Featured Events

  • Time for Adults

    Mondays at 6 pm - MV Mall Branch
    Adults, take time for yourself at the MV Mall to explore ideas and try new activities. Please call 951.413.3761 for more info.

  • ABCs & 123s

    Tuesdays 11 am & 10 am - Main Branch
    Join us for fun learning activities designed for preschool-aged children (ages 3 to 5) to build a foundation for reading readiness. Space is limited.

Current Calendar