San Rafael Public Library


Your Account

Technology Services

  • Reserve a computer
  • Free wifi
  • One-on-One Computer Tutoring
    1-hour sessions with our volunteer tutors for help with computer basics at the San Rafael Downtown location.
  • Book-a-Librarian
    1/2 hour sessions with a librarian for help with the library’s eResources at 12 noon or 12:30 pm every Friday at the San Rafael Downtown location.

Physical materials

Check out books, music CDs, books on CD, DVDs, Blu-ray, and more from any of the libraries in Marin.

Digital materials

Read online or download thousands of eBooks, eAudioBooks, and cover-to-cover digital editions of popular magazines, newspapers, and journals.

Museum passes

Discover and Go online printable free and discounted museum passes

Homework Help and Online Tutoring

Brainfuse HelpNow– homework help, MS Office help, resume writing, career resources

Let us Bring the Library to You

Outreach services for homebound persons and seniors

Research and Information Assistance

Our librarians will help you find what you need. Call us (415-485-3321) or email us (

Events for all ages

Our events calendar features classes, programs, and more for everyone–in English and Spanish–at our two libraries.

  • Downtown Library

    Sun: 1-5
    Mon: 1-8
    Tues, Weds, Thurs: 10-8
    Fri & Sat: 10-5

    (415) 485-3323

    1100 E Street (at 5th Avenue)
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • Pickleweed Library

    Sun & Mon: Closed
    Tues & Weds: 1-8
    Thurs: 11-8
    Fri & Sat: 11-5

    (415) 485-3483

    50 Canal Street
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • About Us

    About the Library

    About the City of San Rafael

    Library Board of Trustees