When the library transitioned to the new ILS (Polaris) in February of 2018, all PINs were set to the last four digits of the telephone number you provided when you registered for your card. The last four digits of the provided telephone number is also what staff set as the password/pin when you register for a new card. We strongly recommend you change your PIN to make it more secure.
Show All Answers
We're glad you asked! To obtain a library card, please visit any one of our Placer County Library locations and fill out a library card application. For all the details on obtaining library cards, see Get a Library Card.
If your library card is lost or stolen, report it to the library immediately.
Procedures for reservations and length of usage vary among our locations. Please contact your library for more information.
For more details, visit our Library Fines and Fees page.
Yes. Book sales are held throughout the year by the Library's Friends of the Library groups. For times and dates, view the Friends of the Library page. Some of the Friends groups have websites:
For best results, please give us a call before you make a trip. Some branches stock the most commonly used tax booklets, forms, and instructions in limited supply and for as long as supplies last. Federal Tax forms, instructions, and publications are available online at the Internal Revenue Service website. California State tax forms and instructions are available online at the California State Franchise Tax Board website. The nearest IRS office is at 4330 Watt Avenue in Sacramento. For more information, contact us.