Welcome to the Amador County Library
Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020:
- All Amador County Libraries are CLOSED until further notice.
- Please use the BOOK DROP for all returns at each branch.
- Although the libraries are closed a few staff members are
working behind the scenes. If you have a hold to pick up
or would like us to pull books for you for pick up please
call the main library, 209-223-6400 to arrange for
side door pickup. Hours for pickup are 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
- Please use our many online services,
including streaming movies, e-books,
audiobooks, magazines, etc.
All you need is your library card number.
- No fines will be assessed during our closure.
- RENEWALS can be done over the phone or online with your
library card # and PIN. CALL US if you need assistance.
Please stay safe and we hope to see you again in the near future.
California Coronavirus information
The Friends of the Amador County Library
Library Catalog: find books, movies, audiobooks, and more.
Internet Archive National Emergency Library:
Available FREE online: a collection of books that supports
emergency remote teaching, research activities,
independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities,
schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.
Find more online resources by clicking on the
Research Tools Tab located on the left side
of the library webpage.
The go-to site for learning more about any subject,
for all grades and all reading abilities.
Offering thousands of up-to-date, curated,
and curriculum-relevant articles, images,
videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools,
recommended Web sites, and three separate databases
Elementary, Middle, or High.
Funded by the California State Library
To take advantage of this service you will need an Amador County
Library card. Library cards expire every two years, please make sure
your account is updated before checking out an e-material.
Streaming at your fingertips,
Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow
movies, music, audio books, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on
your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV!
To learn more about this service click here
Funded by: the Friends of the Amador County Library.
Enki is an ebook resource with content currently focused on
smaller and independent publishers.
Funded by: California State Library and CALIFA.
Children's downloadable audiobooks
Funded by the Friends of the Library
Read the New York Times:
In the library:
Remotely from outside the library:
Sign up for email notification! Receive due date reminders,
hold notification and more in your email.
To sign-up, email the library.
Please type email notification in the subject line
and include your contact information.
Free computer access is available at all library locations.
Wireless access is available during open hours.
New to the library:
Author Check is a library service enabling you to
create a list of your favorite authors that are currently
available in your library’s catalog.
Your library delivered.
Zip Books is a statewide project of the
NorthNet Library System, funded by the
California State Library.
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