Hours & Location


During Semesters

Monday through Thursday:
7:30 AM to 7:30 PM

7:30 am to 5:00 PM

Between Semesters

Monday through Friday:
7:30 AM to 5:00 PM


Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays


River Parishes Community College Library
925 West Edenborne Parkway
Gonzales, LA 70737


Exit I-10 at Exit 179, South Burnside Ave. (Hwy 44)
From Baton Rouge: Turn right onto S. Burnside, then take the second right, W. Edenborne Pkwy, and follow to RPCC.
From Sorrento/New Orleans: Turn left onto S. Burnside, drive under the overpass to W. Edenborne Pkwy, turn right and follow to RPCC.

Mailing Address

River Parishes Community College Library
PO Box 2367
Gonzales, LA 70707

The Library is located in room 141 of the main building at 925 West Edenborne Pkwy, in the center of the back hallway, opposite the main entrance, past the central stairwell. An after-hours book drop box is located outside the building near the back of the Library, as shown on the map below. (Click image to enlarge)

Location of Library and outdoor book drop

All materials are located in room 141, with specific areas designated for the Audio-Visual, CD-ROM, Oversized, Periodicals, Atlas, and Dictionary collections. See staff for more information.

Course Reserve materials are held at the Service Desk in the Library. These items must be checked out, even if you only need to make a few copies. Headphones, calculators (basic, scientific, and graphing), and laptops are also available for check-out at the Service Desk.