Branches of the Library

Locations and Hours (Find holiday closure information here.)
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NOTE: Library hours changed January 5, 2015.  Details here.

Library Branch & Address Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Library Administration
270 Forest Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
9am-6pm    9am-6pm 9am-6pm 9am-6pm 9am-5pm Closed Closed
Temporary Main
1315 Newell Rd.
CLOSING January 7, 2015 at 6pm
Closed January 6, 2015
January 7, 2015
NEW Mitchell Park 
3700 Middlefield Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
12-8pm 10am-8pm 10am-8pm 12-8pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 1-5pm
College Terrace
2300 Wellesley St.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Closed 10am-6pm 10am-6pm Closed 10am-6pm 10am-6pm Closed
1276 Harriet St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
12-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 12-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 1-5pm
270 Forest Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Closed 10am-6pm 10am-6pm  12-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm Closed
Rinconada (formerly Main)
1213 Newell Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303

The Palo Alto Historical Association (PAHA) collection is now located at Cubberley Community Center, Room H-5, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, CA 94306.  It is open Tuesday evenings from 4 to 8 p.m. and Thursday afternoons from 1 to 5 p.m.  The collection was formerly housed at the Main Library, but was relocated due to the Main Library renovation, scheduled to be completed in 2015.

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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2015