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Call to schedule a
30 minute appointment: 415-485-3321, or sign up at the reference desk.
Appointments are available in 30 minute increments
Tuesdays: 11-12 | 2-3
Wednesdays & Thursdays: 11-12 | 2-4
Due to resource limitations, we cannot cover basic computer and software skills at this time. For help with those skills, make a reservation with a
One-on-One Computer Tutor.
Your Online Library…your library card is your ticket to a world of online resources. No comments
While you discover the magic of tidying up this year, think about alternatives to just throwing your stuff in the trash. Here are some ideas:
Gently-used books, CDs, and DVDs: Give them to the Friends of the San Rafael Public Library to sell and raise money for library programs and materials.
Magazines: The downtown library has a free magazine giveaway shelf where you can drop off your small pile of clean, general interest magazines (please no catalogs!).
The Zero Waste Marin’s
Recycling Guide lets you find local places to take your unwanted goods, such as art supplies, eyeglasses, pharmaceuticals, or even your American flag.
Also see our books on
cleaning/clutter, and natural cleaning products. Clear your conscious while clearing your space! No comments
Book 1-hour sessions with our volunteer tutors for help with:
computer basics…learn what you need to get started
email…stay in touch with family and friends
job hunting…learn how to navigate online application forms
general web searching…find information on favorite topics
let us know what you want to learn so we can tailor your session to your needs
By appointment only at the San Rafael Downtown location.
Contact Marilyn Boatright at 415-485-3317 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Grab a slice of pi with this list of
books featuring math and mathematicians.
Also see our list celebrating
women in the sciences in honor of March being both Women’s History Month and Expanding Horizons in Science Month. No comments
San Rafael Public Library, along with the other libraries in Marin and our Community Partners, are in the middle of the glorious , the county-wide program where the entire Marin community can read and discuss one book each year. One Book One Marin
This year’s book selection is
by Daniel Alarcón. Reserve your copy today! At Night We Walk in Circles
And check out the complete list of One Book One Marin
events happening at the San Rafael Public Library including a lecture on Peruvian archeology and a talk by Margie Belrose of San Rafael’s Belrose Theater. Numerous other events are also happening at other libraries in Marin — don’t miss out! No comments