The South Novato Library will be permanently closing on May 23 at 5pm and will reopen in a new location. More details.

All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day.

Philip K. Dick Award
Jan 8, 2015
Six titles have just been nominated for the 2014 Philip K. Dick Award.  The award is presented annually for distinguished science fiction published originally in paperback in the United States...
New Year 2015
Jan 6, 2015
This year resolve to take advantage of the Marin County Free Library’s free databases.  To log-in from home, all you need is a current library card and a personal identification number,...
Dec 11, 2014
Stuck at home on this rainy day?  Kids home from school?  Need to get ready for exams, finish some homework or curl up with a good book on the couch?  Never fear, the library is here!...
Goodreads Choice Awards 2014
Dec 8, 2014
Goodreads, the social website which allows people to find and share books, has announced the winners of its 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards.  The winning books are divided into twenty categories,...
holiday cooking
Nov 25, 2014
Are you hosting the Christmas feast this year, or throwing a holiday open house?  Maybe you’re looking for new recipes for cookies or pies?  If so, it’s time to do some...
LibraryReads
Nov 18, 2014
LibraryReads has just announced the top ten titles that public library staff across the country most enjoyed recommending to their patrons in 2014.  More than a thousand people voted on their...
Veterans Day
Nov 5, 2014
Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring veterans of the U.S. armed services.  It is observed on November 11th, and coincides with holidays celebrated in other parts of the world to...
The Goldfinch
Oct 17, 2014
Explore Marin County Library's eBook PlatformsSome very popular titles are available to download with no waitlist.Right now, get The Goldfinch on Axis360. The best way is to log into...
Full STEAM ahead this October
Oct 14, 2014
STEAM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics.  It’s a national program that is being integrated into the public school curricula due to a push among...
50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act
Oct 6, 2014
2014 is the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.  It was written by Howard Zahniser of The Wilderness Society, and created the legal definition of wilderness:“A wilderness, in contrast...