Welcome to Placer County Library!
Services and Information
- Search the Library Catalog
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- Access your Account
Renew, place holds, view checkouts
- Locations and Hours
Includes maps and holiday schedule
- Kids Events
Preschool storytime, special events & more
- Adult & Teen Events
Book clubs, classes, events, & special programs
- Library To Go
Download eBooks and e-audio from OverDrive
- enki eBooks
Download eBooks from an open source eBook network created by libraries
- Research & Homework Help
Magazine articles, what to read next, legal help, student, consumer, and health research
News to Know
Zip Books is Back!
If we don't own the title you seek, ask us about "Zip Books". The Zip Books program combines the dual powers of Amazon Prime & the California State Library to obtain your request, rapidly & at no charge to you.
Read for the Win: 2016 Summer Reading Program!
Celebrate 25 Years... with the Literacy Support Council
Join us at LSC's Annual General Meeting and Party and help us celebrate 25 years of supporting literacy in Placer County. Refreshments will be available. Tuesday, June 28 at 5:00 p.m., Auburn Library Community Room.
Placer Adult Literacy Services Needs You!
We are especially in need of Volunteer Adult English Language Tutors (work with English as a second language learners). This volunteer work takes place in Auburn and Rocklin libraries. Please contact PALS for details on either of these positions:
Veterans Information & Services Kiosk
Veterans can receive live support from the Placer County Veterans Services Office via the kiosk's phone, fax, and videoconference capabilities. Kiosk hours: Tuesday -Friday, 10:00 a.m.- Noon; 1:00- 5:00 p.m. at the Auburn Library.
Read a Magazine Anytime- New Titles Just Added in May View the list.
Checkout and download magazines to your computer or device. No holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Learn more. Try zinio now.
Download and/or Stream Music for Free with your Library Card
Over 8 Million songs from 28,000+ labels including the labels of Sony Music Entertainment. 3 hours streaming per day and 3 downloads per week. No DRM restrictions. Compatible with most devices and phones, browsers, PCs & MACs. Learn more. Try freegal now.
Get Involved! Volunteer at the library. Visit the Library Volunteer Match website to get started.
Library Strategic Plan
The Placer County Library Strategic Plan was approved by the Board of Supervisors on December 10, 2013. Read the Strategic Plan Memo. Download the full document here: Library Strategic Plan.
Saving Placer County's Library System
This video explains the plan for turning the library system around to become modern and sustainable.