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Support Literacy Everyday Support Literacy Everyday

By Ginny
San Mateo County Libraries is dedicated to supporting the literacy needs of our communities. Find out how!
San Mateo County Libraries is dedicated to supporting the literacy needs of our communities. Find out how!

Register to Vote at the Library Register to Vote at the Library

By Nicole
If you aren't registered to vote, moved, or aren’t sure if your information is up to date — visit one of our libraries for help.
If you aren't registered to vote, moved, or aren’t sure if your information is up to date — visit one of our libraries for help.

Join the Reading Adventure Club! Win a… Join the Reading Adventure Club! Win a…

By Alice
Join the Reading Adventure Club! Kids in kindergarten - 5th read a book each month to earn a prize.
Join the Reading Adventure Club! Kids in kindergarten - 5th read a book each month to earn a prize.

Vote for Your Top 10 Teen Books of 2019 Vote for Your Top 10 Teen Books of 2019

By Megan
If you're age 12-18, let your voice be heard! Vote to determine the Top 10 Teen Books of 2019, as selected by teens.
If you're age 12-18, let your voice be heard! Vote to determine the Top 10 Teen Books of 2019, as selected by teens.

Boost Your Research With New Reference… Boost Your Research With New Reference…

By Ginny
Get ready to unlock even more information with your San Mateo County Libraries card! Starting July 1, 2019, we will offer EBSCO databases.
Get ready to unlock even more information with your San Mateo County Libraries card! Starting July 1, 2019, we will offer EBSCO databases.

Be the One: September Is Suicide… Be the One: September Is Suicide…

By Ginny
SMCL has partnered with the San Mateo County Health Behavioral Health and Recovery Services and other local agencies to promote awareness.
SMCL has partnered with the San Mateo County Health Behavioral Health and Recovery Services and other local agencies to promote awareness.

Did I Feel the Love Tonight? Did I Feel the Love Tonight?

By Alana
Although I didn't "Feel the Love" for the new live-action movie "The Lion King," I do love Disney films. Here are…
Although I didn't "Feel the Love" for the new live-action movie "The Lion King," I do love Disney films. Here are…

“Changemakers” Exhibit Debuts in San… “Changemakers” Exhibit Debuts in San…

San Mateo County Libraries is thrilled to partner with San Francisco Public Library in the creation of the “Changemakers” Exhibit to…
San Mateo County Libraries is thrilled to partner with San Francisco Public Library in the creation of the “Changemakers” Exhibit to…

Bobcats, Owls, and Otters, Oh My! Bobcats, Owls, and Otters, Oh My!

By Brady
Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month! Get your limited-edition animal library card this September and receive free admission to CuriOdyssey.
Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month! Get your limited-edition animal library card this September and receive free admission to CuriOdyssey.

Titles to Keep You up at Night Like… Titles to Keep You up at Night Like…

By Carmen
Enjoyed Netflix's Typewriter? Here are a few other titles to also keep you up at night.
Enjoyed Netflix's Typewriter? Here are a few other titles to also keep you up at night.

Wild for Watermelon Wild for Watermelon

By Alana
Did you know National Watermelon Day was Saturday, August 3rd? Seems like the perfect time to learn about this much-liked summer treat.
Did you know National Watermelon Day was Saturday, August 3rd? Seems like the perfect time to learn about this much-liked summer treat.

The Return of John Wick in Chapter 3… The Return of John Wick in Chapter 3…

In John Wick 3 our leading man returns with a bounty on his head and enemies around every corner, but can it live up to its predecessors?
In John Wick 3 our leading man returns with a bounty on his head and enemies around every corner, but can it live up to its predecessors?

Spring Into Financial Well-Being! Spring Into Financial Well-Being!

By Ginny
Just in time for Money Smart Week (March 30-April 6), San Mateo County Libraries now offers Financial Ratings Series Online by Weiss…
Just in time for Money Smart Week (March 30-April 6), San Mateo County Libraries now offers Financial Ratings Series Online by Weiss…

Mid-Autumn Festival Delights at Your… Mid-Autumn Festival Delights at Your…

By Kajah
Explore the rich tradition of the moon festival with San Mateo County Libraries and explore the events being offered for Mid-Autumn.
Explore the rich tradition of the moon festival with San Mateo County Libraries and explore the events being offered for Mid-Autumn.

Remembering Toni Morrison, 1931-2019 Remembering Toni Morrison, 1931-2019

By Nicole
Toni Morrison, giant of American letters, died August 5th. Remember her through her novels, available at the library.
Toni Morrison, giant of American letters, died August 5th. Remember her through her novels, available at the library.

Take a Bite out of Shark Awareness Day Take a Bite out of Shark Awareness Day

Celebrate Shark Awareness Day at the library with some shark-related events or learn some fun facts from our online databases or collection.
Celebrate Shark Awareness Day at the library with some shark-related events or learn some fun facts from our online databases or collection.
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