Open today until 8:00pm


10:00AM - 6:00PM

10:00AM - 6:00PM

12:00PM - 8:00PM

10:00AM - 6:00PM

10:00AM - 6:00PM


1213 Newell Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Rinconada Library is located across from the Palo Alto Art Center. Besides the regular collection, the library is also the home of the Local Interest Collection.

Upcoming Events

Chess with FM Austin

Dec 3rd | 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Holidays and Closures

  • Holiday Event
    Friday, December 16, 2022
    Opens late: 11:00am
  • Christmas Eve
    Saturday, December 24, 2022
    Closes early: 5:00pm
  • Christmas Day
    Sunday, December 25, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas Day Observed
    Monday, December 26, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • New Year’s Eve
    Saturday, December 31, 2022
    Closes early: 5:00pm
  • New Year's Day Observed
    Monday, January 2, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
    Monday, January 16, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • President’s Day
    Monday, February 20, 2023
    Closed All Day

Featured Services

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Local Interest Collections


This collection has items in print and digital formats. The physical collection is housed exclusively at the Rinconada Library.


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Seed Library


If you like to grow plants, make sure to check out the Seed Library located near the fireplace.


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Meeting Rooms


The library has meeting rooms available for public use.


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About Rinconada Library

  • The parking lot entrance is just past the library. Additional parking is available between the library and the Cultural Center.


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