• All LA County Library locations will be closed Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.


Welcome to the Library

Welcome to the Library

Welcome to LA County Library!

We’re glad your curiosity brought you here. Check out everything you can do with your new library card.

Manage Your Account

Use your new library card to search for materials and place holds, manage your account via the catalog or mobile app, and so much more!

  • Library Cards & Your Account
  • Borrowing Materials
  • My Account
  • Search our Catalog
  • Download our Mobile App for iOS or Android

Downloads & Streaming

Download and stream ebooks, audiobooks, music, movies, and magazines anywhere, anytime.

  • eBooks
  • Audiobooks
  • Music
  • Movies & TV
  • Digital Magazines


Attend an in-person or virtual program, get help with your homework, pick up a new skill, visit a museum, or get your high school diploma; there are lots of ways to learn with your library card.

  • Calendar of Events
  • Online Learning
  • Homework Help
  • Earn Your High School Diploma
  • Discover & Go

Kids, Teens, & Families

Check out all the great resources we have for kids, teens, and parents, including programming, activity ideas, parenting tips, and homework help.

  • Kids Corner
  • Activities at Home
  • Parents & Students
  • Homework Help
  • Parenting Tips


Research using one of our databases, check out our special material collections, view our digital history collections, or see what we have in our community collections.

  • Research Databases
  • Special Collections
  • Digital Collections
  • Community Collections
  • Business Resources

Visit Us

Visit one of our 80 open library locations, attend a program, use our free wi-fi, or hop on a computer. There’s something for everyone at the library!

  • Library Locator
  • Library Reopening
  • Calendar of Events
  • Computer & Wi-Fi Access

Be sure to check your email for our monthly newsletter featuring new services and programming, and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube @LACountyLibrary for all the latest news and information.