About Murrell Library

  • Check Out Policies

    Check-out Periods

    • Books – 4 weeks
    • Non-current Periodicals – 1 week
    • IPads – 1 week  
    • Laptop computers – 1 week
    • Financial & Scientific Calculators – 2 hour
    • Textbook Reserve – 2 hour
      • The assistant at the desk will help you. You will need your Student ID to check out reserve materials.
      • library use only

    Items that may NOT be checked out of the library:

    • Current issue periodicals
    • Newspapers
    • Reference books

    Renewal Of Items

    • Library materials may be renewed in one of three ways:
      • In Person Renewal: Murrell Library
      • Telephone Renewal: Call 660-831-4180
      • Online Renewal: Go to www.moval.edu/library and select “View My Account.”
    • Note that overdue materials must be renewed in person. Please pay fines in the Murrell Library.

    Return Of Items

    • Library materials may be returned to the Murrell Library during open hours.
    • When the Library is closed, please return books by depositing them in the Library Book Drop container which is located at the end of the sidewalk facing College Street outside of the Murrell Library.

    Overdue Fines

    • Any overdue materials will cost the patron 25 cents per day, per item.
    • If an item is lost, you will be charged a replacement fee. The Business Office will be notified of outstanding obligations, and no college transcripts, grades or diplomas will be issued until the obligations are met.
  • Computer Labs and Printing Info

    Computer Labs

    The computer lab is located on the first floor of the Murrell Library.


    A printer is available in the Library office. Black and white prints cost 5¢ per page or 9¢ for double-sided pages. Color prints cost 10¢ per page or 19¢ for double-sided pages.

    All students start each semester with $20.00 in their printing account. All you need is your student ID to print. If you print more than $20.00 worth of copies before the end of a semester you will need to add money to your account. Ask any library staff member for assistance in this.

  • My Library Account

    Use your library account to renew your items and place holds. Please follow directions on the My Library Account login page to access your account. The first time you login you will need to create a 4 digit pin. If you need help logging in please contact Murrell Library at 660-831-4108.

    Click here to go to My Library Account