Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

 The Marin County Free Library is inviting all readers to share in the Summer Reading Fun from June 9 through August 11.   Children, Teens and Adults can enjoy special programs,...
Well-known author Ray Bradbury, who wrote more than 27 novels and 600 short stories, died today at age 91.This morning, President Obama paid tribute to the popular author known as a writer of...
Early June’s picks : a novel based in Korea, short stories featuring animals and the environment, and new book by an old favorite.Forgotten Country  by Catherine Chung
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New book reviewed on NPRMenageby Alix Kates ShulmanIn Ménage, her first novel in 25 years, the feminist writer Alix Kates Shulman has given us a modern parable: caricatured characters interacting...
New book reviewed on NPR - Fresh AirThe Leftoversby  Tom PerrottaWhat if the rapture actually occured? That's the premise of Tom Perrotta's latest novel, The Leftovers, which examines...
From NYTimes.com/Richard Perry I was up all night reading about 50 Shades of Grey. I admit it. What kept me up wasn’t the book itself, but the idea of the book, the phenomenon of its...
OcerDrive App
Overdrive, our primary provider of eBooks and eAudiobooks, announced a new  of the OverDrive Media Console (OMC)  for iOS devices which gives readers more control over how they chose to...
I love book tours. I love book tours like some people love March Madness and the World Series. Book tours connect readers and writers for the second time. The reunion of writer and reader reminds...
Civic Center Library
Welcome to the next installment of the Marin City Webstar library profile tour.  This stop, is located in a true historical monument of Marin, the Civic Center.  The Civic Center branch is...
Marin City Staff Picks
If your visiting the Marin City Library, come and take at look at our new "staff picks" display. We hope that you will be delighted with the books and movies that the friendly staff here...