Professional Library and Learning Resource Display Center

Our purpose is to support educators and families in K-12 schools throughout Ventura County and offer curriculum and professional development resources as well as research and other assistance.

Professional Library


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Our collection, which focuses on K-12 education, includes the following resources:

Over 2,200 books and other media covering all aspects of teaching and staff development.
Over 30 in-house periodicals and a large database of online, full-text journal articles providing research in educational topics.
Current documents created by the California Department of Education.

Library Lending Policy: You must show current proof of residency in Ventura County (i.e., drivers license) and/or employment in Ventura County Schools to borrow materials from the library.

Materials may be checked out for 3 weeks.

Rene' Hohls
Learning Resource Specialist
(805) 437-1340


OCTOBER 12, 2018

Serving English Language Learners in the Library

2018 Focus:

Language Diversity in the Library


Creating equitable library services to ensure inclusion of ALL students with languages of origin other than English.

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Audience: ALL School Library Staff

Light Breakfast, Lunch and Beverages INCLUDED

Cost: $115

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Author Matt Boardman gives us a peek into the life of the early Chumash Indians through the coming of age of his main character, Badger Claws. This fictional story provides students in grades 3-5 with information about early Ventura County history. Paperback copies can be purchased through our library in both English and Spanish for $10.00 each (plus tax).

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Learning Resource Display Center (LRDC)

Instructional materials approved by the State of California in grades K-8 are on display for the public to view in the following subject areas: English/Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, History/Social Science, Foreign Language, Health, and Visual and Performing Arts. Appointments are recommended for groups to reserve space to review these materials.

Materials provided by educational publishers for the adoption process include the following:

  • Pupil and teacher editions
  • Teachers supplementary resources
  • Software and video support

These materials are for review only and do not circulate.

CDE Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Materials

CDE Publications 2015 Resources Catalog

Library Patron Links




Remote Access Available!

To request a PASSWORD and USER ID, please call the VCOE Professional Library at (805) 437-1340

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