All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov 27 & Friday, Nov 28 for Thanksgiving.

Corte Madera Library will be closed for upgrades Nov 27 - Dec 15, reopening on Dec 16. More details.

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  • WIFI
Location Address:

164 Donahue Street
Marin City CA 94965

Phone: 415-332-6158
Reference: 415-332-6157
Information Recording: 415-332-6159
Branch Manager: Julie Magnus
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About Marin City Library

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  • Conveniently located in the Gateway Shopping Center in Marin City, we are an oasis for information--both digital and in print, and a place to gather, learn, mentor, and create.
  • We provide storytimes for all ages, computer classes, adult book group, after school math tutoring, and fun and thought-provoking programming for our community.
  • Our library offers two ever-expanding collections that are unique to MCFL--adult and teen urban fiction. Drama, romance, struggle, and survival: find it all here.

Computer Services

We boast the largest computer lab in the MCFL system, and we offer hands-on technology mentorship and training, provided by the Marin WebStars.          

  • 14 Internet stations
  • 1 ADA accessible Internet station
  • 2 Research stations
  • 2 Children’s stations
  • Computer reservations are recommended.
  • Free unlimited wireless access.
  • Laptop users can print at the library by using our new printing system. To connect to our printing system, download the print client from our website. Check with library staff for more information.


Got tech questions? Our WebStars have the answers.

  • Headquartered in the Marin City Library, the program trains young people as technology ambassadors. The WebStars then serve our community, offering tutoring and troubleshooting with the following:
  • Email, word processing, and basic hardware/software maintenance
  • Social media, blogging, and photo sharing
  • Webpage design, photo editing, and animation
  • Watch the WebStars in action (youtube commercial for WebStars)
  • Sign up for free computer classes online, in person, or by calling (415) 332-6157.
From the Branch Manager: Welcome to the Marin City Library! We are proud to be a part of the Marin City community. We strive to offer the materials, programs, and services that best meet the needs of all of the people in our area. Please visit this website often to learn about new programs and services at the Marin City Library.

Branch News

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Upcoming Events


  • Mother Goose on the Loose for ages 0-24 months.
  • Wednesdays 10- 10:30 a.m.
  • Morning Preschool Storytime for ages 3-6 years.
    Wednesdays 11 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Afternoon Preschool Storytime for ages 3-6 years.
    Wednesdays 3:30 - 4 p.m.

Storytimes are subject to change. Please check our calendar to see upcoming storytimes at Marin City Library.


Book Clubs

  • Marin City Book Club
    3rd Mondays 6:30 - 8:30 pm.

Book club dates are subject to change.  Please check our calendar to confirm.

Computer Classes

  • One-to-One Computer Basics Tutoring
  • One-to-One Internet Basics Tutoring
  • One-to-One E-mail Basics Tutoring

Tutoring sessions are by appointment. Please sign up in advance by calling 415-332-6157.