Due to construction on Maple Avenue, Curbside Services will be unavailable at Atherton Library during the month of February. We're pleased to offer mail-out services of your holds during this time to ensure you can continue reading and exploring with San Mateo County Libraries.
If you use the OverDrive Libby app, you know how easy it is to find and check out eBooks and eAudiobooks. Starting Monday, February 1, you will have access to hundreds of eMagazine titles as well! Getting Started With Libby All RBdigital eMagazines will be moved over and fully integrated alongside our eBooks and eAudiobooks…
Black History Month is this February, marking a time to come together to recognize and celebrate the innumerable achievements, contributions, and experiences of African Americans. You're invited to celebrate with us at San Mateo County Libraries!
Join us for a Between the Lines author talk with White Ivy's Susie Yang on Monday, Feb. 8 at 7:00 PM. Yang will be interviewed on her journey writing White Ivy, her influences, and the themes within the book, with an audience Q&A to follow.
Although you might think of Inauguration Day is being very structured and straightforward, did you know that the recitation of the presidential oath of office is the only part of the ceremony mandated by the Constitution? In fact, many of the traditions we associate with the event — like putting your hand on a bible while reciting the oath and hosting the event outside for the public — were implemented by various presidents as they were sworn in.
We're honored to host the talented and award-winning duo Shawn Harris and Mac Barnett for an online collage workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 4:00 PM.
The new year is a great time to focus on advancing your education and career goals. San Mateo County Libraries offers the Career Online High School program for adults who have not yet completed high school and would like additional job training.
I don’t know about you, but I love reading fantasy. Epic, steampunk, satirical, paranormal, urban, you name it! And while I used to enjoy grimdark fantasy (ala A Song of Ice and Fire), right now it really isn’t what I’m looking for. I like my fantasy books to transport me to a new land with…