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.

Dec 18, 2014
They're not just stories! Coming in 2015, you can expect to sing, dance, bounce, and make music with your child with a whole new lineup of Children's Programs at the South Novato Library....
Dec 15, 2014
This installment:  the newest Julia Glass; creepy, funny short stories; SF noir; a cozy romance featuring vintage clothing; and a New England epic on CD.   And the Dark Sacred Night...
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,...
Dec 8, 2014
This installment: marriage, murder and therapy-- a heady brew; a charming pointillistic novel; peering through windows of NYC high rises; a photo journal of new fatherhood; a rich Oklahoma family...
Photo by Frank Gundry
Dec 7, 2014
  This month we are delighted to have on display a solo show by talented photographer Frank Gundry. Included are his stellar portraits, stunning travel photos and contemplative nature...
3D printer
Dec 4, 2014
We are very excited to announce that the Marin City Library now has 3D printing available for patron use. Marin County Free Library is committed to providing community access to emerging...
Dec 3, 2014
At the Marin City Library we recently received a mysterious box. Hmmm... What could it be? Clearly, Etienne Douglas, our Webstar Coordinator is very happy about our new item. Be on the lookout for...
Dec 1, 2014
This installment:  a NYC literary memoir; a novel that reads like a memoir; Ukraine in the ‘80s—an older  popular mystery of special interest these days; LA standup comedy on...
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...