Welcome to the Atascadero Library!

 About this Branch

The new Atascadero Regional Library, located at 6555 Capistrano, two blocks from the historic City Hall and the Sunken Gardens, opened in June of 2014. It serves as the regional library for the north county region of San Luis Obispo County and provides reference and youth services to approximately 500 people a day.

 Branch Resources

Newspaper Holdings

  • Atascadero News
  • SLO Tribune
  • LA Times
  • Wall Street Journal
  • USA Today




Ongoing Programs


Special Features

  • Alice's Bookstore
  • Teen Lounge



Study Room Availability

Reservations begin daily at 9AM by phone or at circulation desk. Whiteboards available.

  Study  Room (max occ. 4) 
 Tuesday - Saturday  9am - 5pm
  Study Room (max occ. 4) 
 Tuesday - Saturday  9am - 5pm






Meeting Room Availability

  • 805-461-6161
  • Reserve Online

 Reservations before or after library hours requires liability insurance.

  Dan & Eileen O'Grady Conference Room (max occ. 22)

Tuesday - Saturday
 9am - 9pm
  Martin Polin Community Room (max occ. 186)
Tuesday - Saturday  9am - 9pm



Branch Manager: Destiny Johnson


Information: 805-461-6161



Tuesday 10-6

Wednesday 10-6

Thursday 9-5

Friday 10-5

Saturday 9-5


Contact Information

6555 Capistrano

Atascadero CA



Branch Manager: 805-461-6164

Circulation: 805-461-6161

Reference: 805-461-6162

Children's: 805-461-6163

Fax: 805-461-6045



County Supervisor District 5

Debbie Arnold