Library Closure Notice (Español)

Following the recommendation of the County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Department to maintain aggressive social distancing, all County of SLO Public Libraries are closed until further notice. Please click here for full details.

Most library staff are currently working as Disaster Service Workers providing vital support for the community. The library is currently exploring ways to restore services to the public and will do so as soon as we are able. In the meantime, thank you for your patience.

Need to speak to Library staff? Call Center hours: Monday through Friday | 9am-1pm:  805-781-5991 | 1pm-5pm:  805-461-6161 | This service will not be available on Memorial Day.





Imagine Your Story with County of SLO Public Libraries Summer Reading 2020

June 1 - July 31, 2020


It’s time to read for fun! SLO Libraries Summer Reading is going online this year with Beanstack.

Beanstack is where you will register for our Summer Reading program. Want to keep track on your phone? Beanstack has an app for both iOS and Android devices. Adults can register themselves. Parents can register children. Library staff can help you register, too.

After you register, you will keep track of your summer reading time on Beanstack. You will earn badges and tickets for raffle prizes as you log the minutes you read. The more you read, the more chances you have to win. Beginning June 1, 2020, you can start logging your reading time and join in fun activities. All for free!


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How do I Start?

1. Create a Beanstack Account
2. Register for Summer Reading (all ages can join-babies, kids, teens, and adults!)
3. Read whatever you fancy then log your minutes to earn badges and prizes 



Additional Programs

We will also be hosting great online entertainment and programs such as:

·Roaming Reptiles will be featuring online videos with their creature of the week, premiering every Monday morning. You can earn prize tickets on Beanstack by naming your favorite reptile.  .

· We will have online concerts with the Super Stolie Guacamole bilingual music and dance show. Listen for secret code words that you can enter into Beanstack for a raffle ticket.

· Try Pyjama Drama on Tuesdays, learn a new magic trick lesson every Wednesday with Chris Lopez, and more fun every day of the week on our YouTube Channel.

Other great summer reading programs on our YouTube channel include Mindfulness videos, digital photography instruction with Jamie Soja, craft videos, science videos, story times, and much more, so be sure to subscribe so you don't miss any of the fun! Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to learn about new activities and fun summer challenges.





Lectura de Verano 2020 Biblioteca Pública del Condado de San Luis Obispo

1 de junio - 31 de julio, 2020


La lectura de verano es un programa divertido diseñado para involucrar personas de cualquier edad en la exploración de nuevas ideas, libros, y actividades. El programa es gratuito y no hay tarifas para ninguna de las actividades. A medida que lee libros y participe en las actividades, puede ganar insignias y premios. La mejor manera de seguir su progreso es a través de la aplicación Beanstack o del sitio web. A partir del 1 de junio, puede comenzar a registrar su tiempo de lectura y participar en las actividades, ubicadas exclusivamente en Beanstack.


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Como Empezar

Primero, para probar la lectura de verano en espanol, haga clic en el boton de traduccion de Google ubicado en la parte inferior a la derecha de la pagina de destino.

1. Comience registrándose usted mismo o un miembro de su familia.
2. Complete un perfil para cada lector. Elija si desea recibir correos electrónicos de recomendación de libros personalizados.
3. Asegúrese de seleccionar "Participar en este programa" para participar en la lectura de verano.


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