About Fairfax Library

 

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Overview

  • Browse our collection of books, DVDs, audiobooks, large print books, music CDs, magazines and newspapers.
  • Comfortable chairs for reading and individual study carrels are available.
  • Enjoy book clubs, weekly storytimes and a variety of programs for all ages.
  • Free wi-fi access and internet tutoring on how to use our public computers provided.
  • Spanish language materials for all ages. Spanish-speaking staff may be available.

Computers & Wi-Fi

  • Computer reservations are recommended. Reservations can be made at the branch or online, opens a new window.
  • 8 public computers for adults & teens
  • 1 public computer for children
  • 1 ADA workstation
  • Free wi-fi access is available throughout the branch.

Print, Copy, Scan, Fax

  • B&W & color printers
  • Copy machine (B&W only)
  • Scanner – print, fax, email or save documents to USB
  • To print to this location from your computer or mobile device, visit our MobilePrint page.

Computer Tutoring by Appointment

  • One hour tutoring on how to reserve, log on, use browsers and print from our public computers
    To make an appointment, please visit our Information Desk or call 415-457-5629.

Accessibility

  • Handicapped parking spaces
  • Accessible self-check machines and book return
  • ADA workstation

Donating Books & Materials

  • We will accept 1 bag or small box of donations at the branch. We cannot accept larger donations due to limited storage space.
  • The used bookstore run by the Friends of the Marin County Free Library – Book Place, opens a new window – accepts larger donations depending on available storage space. Please contact them in advance (415-209-0212).
  • Donated books, DVDs, CDs and current magazines should be in good condition.
  • We do not accept textbooks. The Book Place does not accept textbooks or magazines.
  • Donated items are usually sold at the branch or at the Book Place. All proceeds are used for library programs, needs and materials.

Friends Groups

Gallery Space

  • Artwork displays in our meeting room rotate on a monthly basis. Please contact our Display Coordinator at 415-453-8151 for further details.

Seed Library

  • Fairfax Library offers a Community Seed Exchange in partnership with Sustainable Fairfax.