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.

Apr 13, 2015
This installment: racism and parental ambition (f); Holocaust histories, real or not? (f); bespoke tailoring—who knew? (nf); competitive mothers in Australia (f); wry and tortured  tales...
California Native Plant Week
Apr 8, 2015
Next week is California Native Plant Week, a time to learn about and appreciate the importance of California’s native flora.  In 2010 the California Native Plant Society succeeded in...
Apr 8, 2015
While you're waiting for your copy of the The Girl on the Train, Marin's most requested title, try some of these other suspenseful, psychological, and compelling great reads. 
Apr 6, 2015
This installment: Potter but better (f); titillating digust (f); Wales with an unfortunate marriage in the ‘20s (f); memoir of tracking a dad out West (nf); action all over the map (f-CD); a...
Mar 30, 2015
This installment: engrossing memoir about a mysterious malady (nf); incredible adventures in Montana (f); Warsaw revisited, post-Holocaust (f); letters from a nanny home with a literary twist; Chast...
National Poetry Month
Mar 25, 2015
National Poetry Month is the largest literary celebration in the world, with millions of poets and poetry-lovers celebrating poetry’s importance in their lives.  National Poetry Month was...
Mar 24, 2015
Los materiales en español para adultos se encuentran en una nueva ubicación. Asegúrese de visitar la nueva ubicación y sacar algo de la colección.
Mar 23, 2015
This installment: water in Wyoming (f); short stories set in unglamorous Las Vegas; short stories from far North Russia (f); poems like evocative prose about the Miami/Cuba connection (nf); scary...
Mar 16, 2015
  Library Book Super Sale & Fair What:    Marin County Free Library retired book sale, storytimes, activities, games & prizes!Where:  931 C Street, Novato...
Mar 16, 2015
On Friday, March 13, Channel 7 ABC News visited the Marin City Library to find out about our new Friday hours, and to see our 3D printer.  You can see the clip below.