Novato Library

Novato Library
Curbside Service at Novato Library:

Patrons will be notified by email that their item on hold is available. Patrons should call (415) 473-2050 during curbside service hours to schedule a pickup time. Call volumes are high – please keep trying if you get our recorded message.

Returns are accepted during curbside hours.

The library is currently closed to the public, due to public health order.


1720 Novato Blvd
Novato CA 94947
Map & Directions


Branch Manager:
Janet Doerge
Send feedback


Tuesday11 AM5 PM
Wednesday11 AM5 PM
Thursday11 AM5 PM
Holiday Closures


  • Free Wi-Fi

Currently Unavailable:

About Novato Library

We’ve got a central courtyard garden with free wi-fi access, a bakery right across the bridge, and a stellar collection including Spanish language materials for children, teens and adults.
Se habla español.

Computers & Wi-Fi

  • Computer reservations are recommended. Reservations can be made online or at the branch.
  • 11 public computers for adults & teens
  • 4 public computers 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.

eBook Help by Appointment

  • One-to-One eBook Help by appointment (in English and Spanish)
    Sign up for a session at the Information Desk or call 415-473-2068.
  • Solicitud de cita para libros electrónicos.
    Para obtener una cita, por favor deje su información en el Escritorio de Información o deje un mensaje al 415-473-2068.
  • Handicapped parking spaces
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Accessible self-check machine and book return
  • ADA workstation

Donating Books & Materials

  • We accept small quantities of donations at the branch (due to limited storage space).
  • Larger donations can be taken to the bookstore run by the Friends – Book Place.
  • Books should be in good condition. We also accept DVDs, CDs and magazines.
  • We do not accept textbooks. (The Friends do not accept textbooks or magazines).
  • Donated items are usually sold at the branch or at the Friends bookstore.

Friends Groups

News & Highlights

Online Library Events