California Library Directory

The information in the directories is drawn from annual reports submitted by California's public and county law libraries. The public library files are updated monthly.

(Documents in PDF format can be viewed with the Adobe Acrobat Reader.)

  • CA Public Library Directory (PDF 401 KB) – This file contains location and service information for public main and branch libraries in California. Use to locate direct library services. (Updated 08/01/2017)
  • CA Public Library Headquarters Directory (PDF 168 KB) – This file contains information about public library administrative headquarters. Not all locations provide direct library service. (Updated 08/01/2017)
  • CA Public Library Map (location and contact information for public main and branch libraries in California.
  • Library Mail List (txt 51 KB) – A tab delimited text file of public library administrative headquarters mailing addresses, can be used with word processors as the source of a mail merge for labels and form letters. (Updated 08/01/2017)

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