WickedCrescentaValleyCoverAuthors This Week!

Bonnie Schroeder & G.B. Pool: 2 Authors - 2 Journeys, Wednesday July 9. Read More>

Wicked Crescenta Valley with Gary Keyes & Mike Lawler, Thursday July 10. Read More>




Joan Quinn Captured

Exhibition continues through August 1, Brand Library Art Galleries

Reserve your tickets for this week's free Talk/Film event: Utopia, Dystopia & Desire Unbound with Luciana Martinez de la Rosa and Steven Arnold, Thursday, July 10.

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noche flamenca

Summer Nights on the Brand Library Plaza

Enjoy free concerts on Friday nights, 7:00 p.m., Brand Library Plaza.

Next concert, July 11: Noche Flamenca     Read More>



CHILDREN'S Summer Reading Program

The annual reading program, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, is here! Read More>









TEEN Summer Reading Program!

Read for fun over the summer and enjoy three great programs! Read More>





ADULT Summer Reading Program!

Read books, write reviews, enjoy your summer! Read More>


A Busy Building - S. Brand & E. Harvard

Beyond The Box

Twenty-six utility boxes  were painted on May 17 during the City’s inaugural Utility Box Mural program, Beyond The Box, sponsored by the Arts & Culture Commission. Read More>











Get the Library, Arts & Culture's mobile app. Search our collections and databases 24/7, place holds, renew items, even learn a language! Read More>











Central Library Parking

Parking Lot 10 and the alley on the west side of Central Library is scheduled for construction through November 2014.

Visitors receive 3 hours FREE parking across Harvard Street at the Marketplace parking structure with validation at the Central Library Loan Desk. Parking spaces in front (east side of the Central Library) are available for 30 minutes. Spaces on the south side are available for 1 hour. Metered parking is available on Harvard Street. handicapped parking is available at the front (east side) of the building.Joan Quinn Captured