San Mateo County Libraries strengthen our community by creating an inclusive sense of place and environment for learning.
San Mateo County Libraries is a Joint Powers Authority that comprises the cities of Atherton, Belmont, Brisbane, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Millbrae, Pacifica, Portola Valley, San Carlos, Woodside, and the unincorporated areas of San Mateo County. We ignite growth through transformative experiences. It’s our mission to strengthen our community by creating an inclusive sense of place and environment for learning. San Mateo County Libraries are incomparable destinations for exploration. Each of our twelve libraries is part of a larger family offering welcoming spaces with friendly faces and worlds of discovery and technological opportunities. We’re here to serve our communities through every chapter of their lives. Visit smcl.org for information about our community libraries and their services.