- Monday Closed
- Tuesday 12 pm - 8 pm
- Wednesday 12 pm - 8 pm
- Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
- Friday 10 am - 6 pm
- Saturday 10 am - 6 pm
- Sunday Closed
Get to Know This Library
About Hawthorne Library
- Library Size: 16,949 sq ft
- Space for Children
- Book Drop
- Space for Teens
- Meeting Rooms: Capacity 60
- Study Rooms: Capacity 1 - 5
- In-person and telephone research assistance
- MetroTAP Cards
- Early Learning and Engagement
- Online Homework Help
- Public Computers: 18
- Express Computers: 8
- Homework Center Computers: 6
- Early Learning Computers: 4
Friends of the Library
Friends of the Hawthorne and Wiseburn Libraries a volunteer-run organization that supports the library and library events
Friends of the Hawthorne and Wiseburn Libraries provides the following services to support the library.
- Friends of the Library Book Sale
The library was founded in 1913 and moved to its present location in 1962. The facility was remodeled in 1978 and again in 2022. The Friends of the Hawthorne & Wiseburn Libraries started in 1979. The library serves a 5.99 square mile area.
- Centinela Valley Unified School District
- Hawthorne School District
- Hawthorne High School
- Hawthorne Historical Society
- El Camino College: Information on admissions, class schedules, community education programs, campus events, employment opportunities and more for this local community college in the South Bay area.
- City of Hawthorne: General information on city services and programs
Staff Picks (All Ages)
A monthly list of noteworthy titles selected by our Collection Development Services team.
LA County Library Debuts Four New Little Libraries at Gloria Molina Grand Park in the Heart of Downtown Los Angeles
Click to learn about the 4 "little libraries" that LA County Library has installed in Gloria Molina Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles.
LA County Library Hosts Vaccine Clinics at Select Libraries, Providing Free Flu Shots, Updated 2023-2024 COVID-19 Vaccines, and Mpox Vaccines
LA County announces free vaccine clinics at select LA County Library locations through December 20, 2023.