Effective April 30th, the Shell Beach Library will expand its operating hours:
Tuesday and Wednesday: 10-6 (Closed 1-2, lunch)
Thursday: 9-5 (Closed 1-2, lunch)
Friday 1-5PM

Welcome to the Shell Beach Library!

 About this Branch

The Shell Beach library is picturesquely located a block from the ocean adjacent to the Shell Beach Veterans Memorial Hall. Approximately, 1000 square feet, the library has materials for children and adults that include Books, DVDs, and more. The library also features a self-check out machine, an internet computer, and an online catalog computer.

 Branch Resources

  • Computers: 1 Adult
  • WiFi: All County Libraries provide free wireless Internet access

Ongoing Programs

  • Book Discussion Group / 4th Thursday / 3:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Library Events

Special Features

  • Seed Library 
  • Friends of the Shell Beach Library Book Sale Area


Branch Manager:

Joshua Tyler


Information: 805-773-2263



Tuesday 10:00AM - 6PM

Wednesday 10:00AM - 6PM

Thursday 9AM - 5PM 

Friday 1PM - 5PM

Closed for lunch 1PM - 2PM, Tues, Wed, Thurs



Contact Information

230 Leeward Ave

Shell Beach CA




Circulation: 805-773-2263

Fax: 805-773-2891



County Supervisor District 3

Dawn Ortiz-Legg