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

Today Smoky the Bear visited the Civic Center Library.  He brought along his firefighting friends who read to Miss Kitty’s afternoon story time group!
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Marin County Free Library and other local agencies offer resources to help individuals determine eligibility for the programs offered under the Affordable Care Act.To find out more or apply for...
This installment: CD version of an old favorite; interlocking stories set in WWII (the theme just keeps coming up…); a prison bio I read before it became a hot new TV series; the best book of...
This installment: Scandinavian coming of age novel by Out Stealing Horses author; inside dope about the hospitality industry ;  a tough, brutal, funny novel; another Longmire mystery; a novel...
September 22 through the 28th is Banned Book Week at the Marin County Library.  Stop by any of our branches to grab a banned or challenged book or two! In the kids’ room, look for...
National Book Awards Winners
The National Book Foundation has announced the long lists for its 2013 awards in the following categories:  Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry and Young People’s Literature.  Finalists will...
iOS 7 Brand
If you are both an Apple and OverDrive user, please be aware that the Apple iOS 7 system update results in the need to reauthorise the OverDrive Media Console app. Details and how-tos below from...
This installment: Pullman’s take on Grimm; Indians in the northwest circa 1899; a Canadian novel about a girl who sees auras; all the times the Thames froze, illustrated; and a CD of 100 poems...
Fairfax Art Show Sept 2013 Tree by Torrey
Visit the Fairfax Library this September to see “Evolution of a Landscape” by local artist John Torrey. This new series of 13 paintings begins with a colorfully expressionistic landscape...
This installment: expats in Trinidad; comic, homey memoir; stories placed in Jamaica; domestic English satire; chilling early mystery by Gillian Flynn; and a charming British mystery;  ...