It's time to visit a museum, find clues about your family history or try out a new language. The Library has an array of collections, services and events just waiting to be discovered.
Visit any one of over 50 regional museums and attractions with free or discounted passes including the Exploratorium and the Sacramento Railroad Museum.
Trace your family tree at the library using online archives, free consultations with a genealogist, and our extensive collection of books and historical documents.
Library of Things
Write a song on a Fender guitar, film your next adventure with a GoPro, and enjoy any one of over 50 borrowable items.
View photographs, menus, postcards and more from the Sacramento Public Library’s Special Collections, aimed at promoting an appreciation and understanding of the diverse history of the area.
Crocker art packs
Experience the Crocker Art Museum at home with this unique combination book and art pack that supports early learning.
Avoid long waiting lists, test your luck and find popular books on a first-come basis. Lucky Day collections are available at any of our locations.
Record a song on electronic studio equipment, create a digital design and see it come to life on a 3D printer, or fully immerse yourself in a 3D virtual reality environment.
Learn a new language through conversation and cultural immersion in over 70 world languages, including English.
Explore the largest ESL curriculum on the planet where you can learn one of over 80 world languages. Course options include citizenship prep.
Learn business, creative and tech skills with expert-led online video tutorials -- anytime, anywhere. Trainings include 3D animation, design, audio & music, business, marketing, photography and more.
Sacramento Public Library is your gateway to international travel with our fast and easy passport application and photo service, plus travel books and DVDs.
Find information about local, state and federal benefits and resources that may be available to you and your family. You served us; let us serve you.
Discover and learn something new at a Library event.
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