All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov 27 & Friday, Nov 28 for Thanksgiving.

Corte Madera Library will be closed for upgrades Nov 27 - Dec 15, reopening on Dec 16. More details.

Librarians with pink tights
Mar 8, 2012
Today we had a bit of a fashion faux pas here at the Novato Library - two of us were wearing hot pink tights! Pink tights? Librarians? Are you someone who thought librarians wore cardigans,...
Mar 7, 2012
Eeek...So much waste we generate! Let's make sure we "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle."
Mar 7, 2012
Hace ya un tiempito (12 años atrás...uf, como pasa el tiempo de rápido), fui a ver una película con un muchacho durante una primera cita. La película es "The Cell" que como de temas van,...
Liebe Wetzel of Lunatique Fantastique
Mar 6, 2012
Don't miss this unique opportunity to participate in a workshop with the "Bay Area's Mistress of Mirth," Liebe Wetzel  of Lunatique Fantastique. During these 2-hour workshops...
Mar 6, 2012
The crabapple tree and the Ceanothus Julia Phelps are now blooming in the garden at the Inverness Library. It's almost wildflower season when people from all over the County venture out to West...
Mar 5, 2012
I'm back. It’s been a long stretch since my maiden blogging voyage in December. An injury sidelined me but gave me lots of time to read (though I had to type with one hand for awhile). So...
Nook eBook Tablet
Mar 5, 2012
 February was a bad month for eBooks and public libraries. Despite the thrilling announcement that J.K. Rowling’s complete Harry Potter series would be available to libraries starting...
Mar 3, 2012
Well Maile can. When Ted shows Maile a card with a command like "Down" or "Gimmie 5" she actually reads it. Here's proof. This video was taken at a "Read to a Dog Day...
Photo of book cover Art Dog
Mar 3, 2012
Thacher Hurd grew up right here in Mill Valley and now lives in Berkeley with his family.  His father is well known as the illustrator for Goodnight Moon.  His mother was a children’...