Take the Internet home with you by checking out a Laptop Discovery Kit. Library cardholders ages 18 and older can check out a kit from the Main Library and the Chapman, Day-Riverside, and Glendale branches.
Check out a Laptop Discovery Kit!
Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it.Chief Seattle
Environmental and climate literacy is crucial to developing a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat. Celebrate the Earth this month by informing yourself about the issues facing the planet.
The City Library has eBooks!
Have a tablet or smartphone? Put a book on it!
The City Library offers eBooks and downloadable audiobooks, free with your Library Card. If you haven't checked out our eBook and downloadable audiobook offerings lately, it's now easier than ever to browse and download over 15,000 titles. You can read or listen anytime, anywhere, on any mobile device!
Technology can create a sense of community.Hal Sparks
The City Library’s Tech League aims to build a more digitally inclusive community through information, workshops, events, and classes. The Tech League's goal is to understand who in our community lacks Internet access and to bring the Library's resources and tools to those individuals to foster independence, connection, and success in our digital world.
Work to become, not to acquire.Elbert Hubbard
With Cypress Résumé, you can create professional résumés in three quick and easy steps. Simply type basic information about yourself and Cypress Résumé will automatically format your page layout and generate concise, descriptive statements detailing your abilities. Cypress Résumé also makes expertly written cover letters available, specifically geared toward specific job titles and professions.
CHECK OUT A BOOK CLUB KIT TODAY!
Run your own book club with the help of the Library’s Book Club Kits. Each kit contains a Library bag packed with nine paperback copies and one audiobook edition of a popular title, along with discussion guides and book club resource information. Availability of the kits is on a first come, first serve basis. Kits are available for browsing at the Main Library or can be sent to a Library branch upon request.
The City Library is pleased to provide access to dozens of databases for our patrons at all City Library locations. In addition, if you have a City Library card and internet access, you can access many of these database resources from home.
The Tech League is the Library's initiative to build a more digitally inclusive community through information, workshops, events, and classes. The Tech League's goal is to understand who in our community lacks Internet access and to bring the Library's resources and tools to those individuals to foster independence, connection, and success in our digital world.
The City Library offers downloadable eBooks & eAudiobooks with 3M Cloud Library, OverDrive, and OneClickDigital, music with Freegal, and streaming movies with IndieFlix and OverDrive. With your library card, just click to explore!
The librarians at The City Library are pleased to be able to share their expertise in the form of these thoughtful and timely booklists. Enjoy perusing Staff Picks in the following genres:
The City Library receives loads of new materials every week. Click the links to see the items most recently added to our collection.