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

How Dr. Seuss Got His Start 'On Mulberry Street'Morning Edition outlines the history of one of America’s most cherished children’s book.Seventy-five years ago, before Theodor...
New book reviewed on NPR / Talk of the Nation Would It Kill You to Stop Doing That? A Modern Guide to MannersAuthor Henry Alford tries to uncover the purpose and principles of manners — and...
Here are a few fascinating opening lines from some of the popular new fiction in the "Lucky Day" collection:"We had been wandering for so long I forgot what it was like to...
New book reviewed on NPR / Fresh AirThis week American Dervish was introduced on Fresh Air.  There are several copies of American Dervish available at Marin County libraries.  Place a hold...
LIbrary staff members are enthusiastic about sharing their love of reading.  If you're looking for ideas about what to read next, here are some of the things we've been reading lately:I...
What is so special about January 10th? Well January 10, 1946 was the first meeting of the United Nations, which is definitely special. However, this year January 10, 2012 happens to be the day that...
Thanks to everyone who voted for their favorite book read in 2011!  I've listed the winners below, with links to the library catalog. The warmth of other suns: the epic story of...
Supersearch is offline until further notice.  Please check with branch staff for inter-library loan requests.Supersearch is used by Marin County Free Library in partnership with MARINet (a...
According to Nielsen Wire's "Tops of 2011", movies adapted from books were very popular in 2011, including Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, The Help, Hunger Games, Water for...
Did you know the Marin County libraries have free eBooks that you can download to your Kindle, iPad, Nook or smartphone?At the Corte Madera Library you can:Learn how to download FREE library...