San Mateo County Libraries Add Film Streaming Service, Kanopy

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Nicole Pasini, Deputy Director of Library Services San Mateo County Libraries (650) 312-5251 San Mateo, CA – San Mateo County Libraries now offer library users free access to the popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy as of January 5, 2018. With a San Mateo County library card, patrons […]

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Stream Award-Winning Movies With Your Library Card

San Mateo County patrons now have access to more than 30,000 films for free through Kanopy! All you need is your library card to watch award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, cinema classics, and movies from around the world. Kanopy offers a “Netflix-like” experience for streaming movies. You can watch Kanopy movies from any computer, […]

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San Mateo County Libraries Introduce New Fine-Free Card for Seniors

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Nicole Pasini, Deputy Director of Library Services San Mateo County Libraries (650) 312-5251 San Mateo, CA – Beginning January 1, 2018, San Mateo County Libraries will automatically waive any late fines on county library materials for individuals age 62 and older. The Senior Library Card program is available […]

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No More Late Fees for 62+

Starting January 1, 2018, San Mateo County Libraries are waiving any late fines on county library materials for individuals age 62 and older. The Senior Library Card program is available to patrons that live in the San Mateo County Libraries service area (Atherton, Belmont, Brisbane, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Millbrae, Pacifica, […]

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Finish High School at the Library!

Get the high school diploma you’ve always dreamed of with Career Online High School. Career Online High School (COHS) is an innovative online high school program that enables out-of-school youth and adults to earn an accredited high school diploma while gaining real-world career skills. COHS delivers competency-based instruction, 100% online, in a highly supportive learning […]

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Don’t Forget to Vote!

Tuesday, November 7 is Election Day In an election, every voice is equally powerful—don't underestimate your vote. Voting is the great equalizer. - Maya Angelou Lift Every Voice The 2017 United States elections will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Local elections will take place in thousands of communities on November 7 and affect […]

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San Mateo County Libraries Receives Innovation Award for Big Lift Inspiring Summers Program

On October 12, the Urban Libraries Council (ULC) announced that we are one of the twenty most innovative libraries in the nation. The 2017 Urban Libraries Council Innovations Initiative showcases programs that provide lifelong learning opportunities, meet the unique needs of diverse audiences, leverage technology to connect people with each other and vital resources and […]

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San Mateo County Libraries Receives Innovation Award

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Nicole Pasini, Deputy Director of Library Services San Mateo County Libraries (650) 312-5251 On October 12, the Urban Libraries Council announced that San Mateo County Libraries was one of the twenty most innovative libraries in the nation in recognition of its Big Lift Inspiring Summers program, which serves […]

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