For Immediate Release

July 19, 2013


Marin City Library to Close for Upgrades
Remodeling starts Aug. 19; reopening tentatively set for Aug. 28


San Rafael, CA – The Marin City Library will be closed from Monday, Aug. 19, through Tuesday, Aug. 27, for remodeling funded by voter-approved tax revenue. 

The Library at 164 Donahue St. will be open on Sunday, Aug. 18 and staff plans to reopen it for full service on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

During the closure, the Library will not accept returns or donations.  Materials can be returned after the Library reopens. Materials checked out three weeks prior to the closure will be given an extended due date.

Patrons can pick up hold requests and utilize computer services at the Corte Madera Library, at 707 Meadowsweet Drive. Call 415-924-3515 for more information about that branch. 

The Marin City Library will have new carpet, new interior paint, an improved information desk, new shelving and additional furniture.  Funding for the project has been through the passage of Measure A in June 1010.  Measure A passed with the support of 74 percent of voters.

Please visit or call the Marin City Library at 415-332-6158 for questions or visit for the latest information. 


Need more info? Contact:


Damon Hill

Library Services Manager


Marin County Civic Center

3501 Civic Center Drive

Suite #414

San Rafael, CA 94903

415 473-3220 T

CRS Dial 711