About Fairfax Library


  • 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 instruction on how to use our public computers provided.
  • Spanish language materials for all ages. Spanish-speaking staff may be available.
  • Stroll through our beautiful garden and admire the perennials, shade trees and arbor.
  • Utilize free outdoor wi-fi at our picnic tables near the building or at the tables and benches on our patio.

Computers & Wi-Fi

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.


  • 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 (newer fiction and nonfiction in good condition, no magazines or textbooks) 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 should be in good condition.
  • We do not accept textbooks or magazines. 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.

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