Library Services


The San Mateo County Library Bookmobile is a mobile library extending services to residents throughout San Mateo County including unincorporated communities that line the coast, from Montara to Pescadero, in addition to inland stops in La Honda and Loma Mar. The Bookmobile visits area schools and communities with a collection that includes materials for children and adults in English and Spanish.

Book Sales and Donations

Information about San Mateo County Library book sales and criteria for donations of books and other materials.

Bring the Internet Home

The San Mateo County Library offers WiFi hotspots and WiFi hotspot/laptop combos to checkout.

Computer Services

Computer usage, available software and internet access at San Mateo County Libraries.


All San Mateo County Libraries have a copy machine available for public use.

Disability Services

Accessibility features and accommodations available at San Mateo County Libraries.

Discover & Go

Reserve passes to museums and other cultural institutions throughout the Bay Area.

Fees and Fines

Details on the fees and fines of the Peninsula Library System. If you have questions about a fee or fine you've been assessed, please contact your local library.

Homework Assistance

Most San Mateo County Libraries offer homework assistance to local students.

Library Card Services

Get a card, check your account, request and renew items.

Literacy Services

San Mateo County READS and the San Mateo County Library Services Outreach Team provide literacy services to everyone in the San Mateo County Community.

Live Homework Help

San Mateo County Library offers help from real, live tutors right at the library via the Internet.

Meeting/Study Rooms

Rooms available for meetings and studying at San Mateo County Libraries.

Tax Resources

Where to find tax forms and information.

Wireless Services

Information on wireless services available at the library.