All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Friday, July 3 & Saturday, July 4 for Independence Day.

South Novato Library reopened July 1 in new location at 931 C St, Novato. More details.

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QuestionPoint
24/7 Live Online Reference

 

This library partnership service is best for simple questions that are not specific to your local library.

If you need help with a local item or service, please call or email us.

Databases

Bookflix

Online video storybooks for kids, paired with nonfiction eBooks, reinforcing reading skills and developing real-world knowledge. 

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for research which includes Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, Readymade Job Search Letters, Grizmek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia, the Ancient World, Dictionary of American History, Fashion Costume and Culture, the Greenwood Library of World Folktales, the Gale Encyclopedia of Science and more.

 

Literary Reference Center

Comprehensive resource with information on thousands of authors and their works, including literary criticism, biographies and bibliographies.

 

NoveList

Get recommended reading suggestions by entering a title or author to find similar books. Explore reading lists and book discussion guides.

 

NoveList K-8

Get recommended reading suggestions for K-8 graders by entering a title or author to find similar books. Explore reading lists, award-winner lists and book discussion guides.

 

OneClickdigital

Download audiobooks using the free OneClickdigital Media Manager app.
For more information, visit our eBooks page.
(Available only to library cardholders who live within MCFL and Belvedere-Tiburon jurisdictions) [Explain this]

 

Rock's Backpages

Search this archive of music journalism for articles on artists from all genres of rock music, from rockabilly to hip hop. Also includes audio interviews.
(Available only to library cardholders who live within MCFL jurisdictions) [Explain this]