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.

Jul 11, 2013
President Obama awarded Fairfax's Kay Ryan the National Humanities Medal and San Anselmo's George Lucas the National Medal of Arts in ceremonies at the White House on Wednesday. The Marin IJ...
Jul 8, 2013
This installment: Russo’s memoir; life and death entwined in a novel; short stories by the author of Room; and new poetry by Sharon Olds.       Elsewhere by Richard...
America's Cup
Jul 3, 2013
The opening ceremony of the 34th America’s Cup will take place tomorrow, July 4th, at America’s Cup Park on the San Francisco waterfront. The America’s Cup match will take place...
Jul 2, 2013
Reading is soooooooooo  delicious!  And here are some tasty books to share with young readers: 
Jul 1, 2013
This installment: witches and vampires and daemons (oh my)!; new Leonard Cohen bio; Christopher Hitchen's brilliant swan song; and a very popular romantic fable.      A...
Fairfax Library
Jun 28, 2013
At the Fairfax Friends of the Library Annual Meeting in June, Margaret Miles, Branch Manager, gave a presentation on the remodel project scheduled for this Fall: Fairfax Library Remodel Plans 2013.
Jun 28, 2013
El 29 de junio de 1958 Brasil ganó su primera copa mundial de fútbol. Para celebrar date una pasada por tu biblioteca más cercana e invita a tus chiquitines a descubrir el juego bonito. 
Jun 27, 2013
            One thing leads to another......               ...
Jun 24, 2013
This installment: a memoir from a New Yorker insider; short stories by Sherman Alexie; a new take on old tales; and a novel about trying to create a sentient computer.    The...
The week-by-week vegetable gardener's handbook
Jun 22, 2013
There’s still time to plant a summer vegetable garden.   According to the Marin Master Gardeners, when you’re choosing what and when to plant, consider how long it will take...