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

Discover & Go
The days are getting shorter, cooler, and rainier -- now is the time to look for fun things to do indoors.  The library can help with that.  We have recently begun to offer a great new...
Marin City Library has a fabulous display of student art work including paintings, drawings, and ceramic sculptures created by Tamalpais High School students from Marin City. The exhibit will be on...
The Dust Bowl
The Dust Bowl was the name given to the Great Plains region devastated by drought in 1930s depression-era America.  If you enjoyed watching Ken Burns’ recent two part documentary by this...
Book cover for "Knits to Give" by Debbie Bliss
December is fast approaching.  If you would like to knit some holiday gifts that don’t require a big investment of time or money, the Marin County Free Library  can offer some...
The perfect Thanksgiving book
Are you hosting the Thanksgiving feast this year and looking for ideas about what to cook?  The Marin County Free Library has lots of cookbooks to help you out.  Try typing the words...
Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring veterans of the U.S. armed services.  It is observed on November 11th, and coincides with holidays celebrated in other parts of the world to...
Fall is a wonderful time to go outside and garden.  It’s the season for putting your garden to bed for the winter, but it’s also the ideal time for adding new plants and spring-...
Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend, so remember to turn your clocks back one hour when you go to bed on Saturday night.To find information in the library on Daylight Saving Time type “...
Vote election button.
Election day is rapidly approaching.  If you are a registered voter and would like more information on the candidates and ballot initiatives or have general questions about voting, have a look...
 Two weeks ago the National Book Foundation announced the finalists for the National Book Awards. The judges chose five titles each in Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Young People's...