Welcome to the Arroyo Grande Library!

 About this Branch

The Arroyo Grande Library built in 1980 serves the South County with a 12,000 square foot facility located in the South County Regional Center. The library contains over 20,000 items including audio books, CDs, DVDs, and books for children, adults and Spanish speakers. Departments include Reference, Youth Services and the San Luis Obispo Genealogical Society maintains a Family History Room.

 Branch Resources

Newspaper Holdings

  • Barron's
  • Investor's Business Daily
  • LA Times
  • NY Times
  • Santa Maria Times
  • Tribune
  • USA Today



Ongoing Programs


Special Features

Veterans Connect

A Veterans Resource Center is located at the Arroyo Grande Library, 800 W. Branch, Arroyo Grande, CA. Call 473-7164 for more information about the center or call 781-5766 to schedule an appointment with a Veterans Outreach Counselor. This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

SLO Genealogical Society Family History Room




Branch Manager: Roz Pierini


Information: 805-473-7161



Tuesday 10-6

Wednesday 10-6

Thursday 9-5

Friday 10-5

Saturday 9-5




Contact Information

800 W. Branch

Arroyo Grande CA



Branch Manager: 805-473-7165

Circulation: 805-473-7161

Reference: 805-473-7164

Fax: 805-473-7173


County Supervisor District 4

Lynn Compton