Due to building air quality concerns, the Rinconada branch of the Palo Alto City Library will be CLOSED on SATURDAY, NOV 17. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Design Software Station Design Software Station

Explore your creativity with our Design Software Laptop, loaded with powerful software: Adobe Creative Cloud, Fusion 360, Blender and more!
Explore your creativity with our Design Software Laptop, loaded with powerful software: Adobe Creative Cloud, Fusion 360, Blender and more!

ACA Open Enrollment Starts November 1st! ACA Open Enrollment Starts November 1st!

ACA Open Enrollment opens November 1 through December 15! Click here to get started on enrollment for 2019!
ACA Open Enrollment opens November 1 through December 15! Click here to get started on enrollment for 2019!

Library of Things Library of Things

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Take a look at some of the things you can check out from the library!
Take a look at some of the things you can check out from the library!

Discover and Go Discover and Go

Use your library card to get free and low-cost tickets to museums, science centers, zoos, theaters and other fun cultural attractions.
Use your library card to get free and low-cost tickets to museums, science centers, zoos, theaters and other fun cultural attractions.

Freegal Freegal

Freegal is free and legally downloadable music and music videos. Use your five credits per month to build your custom music library!
Freegal is free and legally downloadable music and music videos. Use your five credits per month to build your custom music library!

Learning Express Learning Express

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

Lucky Day Lucky Day

Our “Lucky Day” collection has many new, bestselling books, DVDs & Blu-rays that aren't available for hold requests and sit on the shelf…
Our “Lucky Day” collection has many new, bestselling books, DVDs & Blu-rays that aren't available for hold requests and sit on the shelf wai…

Seed Library Seed Library

The Seed Library is a free community seed bank that is free to participate in. Seeds are available at Rinconada Library and can both be…
The Seed Library is a free community seed bank that is free to participate in. Seeds are available at Rinconada Library and can both be borr…

Buy the Right Gadget Buy the Right Gadget

Research your next gadget with Consumer Reports and other consumer research tools available online.
Research your next gadget with Consumer Reports and other consumer research tools available online.

Take a Chromebook Home Take a Chromebook Home

Do you know that you can check out Chromebook at the library and bring it home for a week at a time?
Do you know that you can check out Chromebook at the library and bring it home for a week at a time?

Virtual Privacy Lab Virtual Privacy Lab

Ever feel like you're being watched? We know the feeling. That's why the library supports programs on privacy and online security.
Ever feel like you're being watched? We know the feeling. That's why the library supports programs on privacy and online security.

Save Energy at Home Save Energy at Home

Want to find out which of your appliances are energy hogs, which are energy angels? Check out watt metering devices at our library.
Want to find out which of your appliances are energy hogs, which are energy angels? Check out watt metering devices at our library.
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