News & Stories
May 23, 2019
New Summer Hours Offer Greater Access to the Library
Hours change June 1 at nine locations for an additional 50 hours of open library hours
May 16, 2019
Fast Five with ABC10’s Rob Carlmark
Meet him at this week’s Summer Reading kick-off event
Apr 3, 2019
10 Books to Read in April
This month's books are all award-winning reads
Apr 3, 2019
Austin Kleon shows us how to Keep Going on April 16
Creative block is real. Kleon has 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times and Bad
Mar 28, 2019
Autism Awareness Month
Event series highlights programs providing greater access
Mar 15, 2019
10 Books to Read in March
This month’s list is full of books all about color
Feb 20, 2019
The New York Times Now Available
All you need is an email address and your Library card
Jan 30, 2019
Get to Know Your Library
How the Library’s new website might make you say ahhhhhhhhhh... mazing!
Jan 29, 2019
Jan 11, 2019
According to Us
The best fiction and nonfiction reads of 2018... according to us
Jan 9, 2019
Digitizing a Dig Through History
Hundreds of images added to the Sacramento Room Digital Collection
Jan 9, 2019
What We Read: Social Change & Upheaval in 1969
Donation further expands Sacramento Room's reading trend records
Jan 9, 2019
Mather 100
The City of Sacramento’s lengthy love affair with Mather Field
Jan 9, 2019
Waiting To Be Told: Maud Dorsey
Stories of the people we discover in the archive
Dec 21, 2018
Galt-Marian O. Lawrence Library to Close for a Refresh
Items can be returned to any Sacramento Public Library location
Dec 7, 2018
The Joy of Being a Creative Kid
Ina finds her happy place at the Library’s Makerspace
Dec 7, 2018
How an Overdue Book Led to a $2 Million Donation
Erin & Heidi Hurst leave a lasting legacy at the Library
Dec 7, 2018
Local Graduates Join Thousands in New Trend
Program bolsters students and the local economy
Dec 6, 2018
Sylvan Oaks to Close for a Refresh with Galt to Follow
Holds can be picked up at a neighboring library. Items can be returned to any Sacramento Public Library location.
Aug 30, 2018
8 Free Online Classes to Boost Your Creative Know-How
Library offers service for everything from photography to game development
Jul 18, 2018
Program Offers Free Meals to Kids During Summer
Fox 40 reports on the goal of this year's summer meal program
Apr 13, 2018
Taking Literature to the Next Level
Tech & Creation | 7-minute read
Jun 15, 2017
Fifth grade and a world of their creation
Walnut Grove students develop video game with the help of the Library
Jan 17, 2013
Digitized Local Historical Maps Now Available Online
Research local history with our collection of historical Sanborn maps of California towns and cities.