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Teaching Books

An online database of multimedia teaching & learning resources you can use to explore children's and young adult books and their authors.

Learning Express

Learning Express

Test preparation materials and sample exams for national tests like GED, HiSAT, SAT, and ACT.

Fix the Covid Blues

Fix the Covid Blues with our Daily Recommendations

Our librarians are posting daily recommendations on our Instagram Stories feed to fill those long days at home.

eLibrary - Always Open

New Online Items

Life Hacks

Staying Informed About the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The City of Palo Alto has been tracking and is monitoring the emerging infectious disease known as Coronavirus (technical name COVID-19).

Make 2020 Census Count Palo Alto

The Census is coming and we need to make sure that everyone in Palo Alto is counted, so we get our share of federal funding!

It's Tax Season!

Tax time is here again and the Palo Alto City Library is here to help you locate the information you need to file!

Tunes & Flicks

Date Night Flicks

Who needs a date when you've got Kanopy's collection of steamy, streaming romance movies. Roses not included.

Browse staff picks, new titles, and more

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