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A message from the County Librarian

County Librarian's Message for July 2024

County Librarian Alison McKee shares information about educational resources for adults available through the Library.

Introducing the Rolling Reader

The Library's new all-electric, early literacy outreach van will be visiting underserved communities across the county.

The Library Wellness Team, Social Workers at the Library

Contra Costa County Behavioral Health and the Library team up to place social workers in libraries to offer support and services to patrons.

Family Navigators Offer Support at the San Pablo Library

The 4 Our Families program places Family Navigators at the San Pablo Library every Wednesday to help with connect residents with services.

By the Numbers

Library Founded: 1913
Community Libraries: 26
Total Staff: 417
Population Served: 1,165,927
Cardholders: 351,658
Collection:  1.3 million items


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