Library Closure Notice (Español)

Dear Patrons,

We are writing with the latest update on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on library services. Following the recommendation of the County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Department to maintain aggressive social distancing, the County of SLO Public Libraries will close all libraries today, March 18 until further notice. During this closure, we will continually assess the developing situation to determine the length of the closure. 

  • During this closure all library programs, in-house services, and meetings are cancelled.
  • During this time, due dates for borrowed materials will be automatically extended, no late fees will be assessed, and patrons can return materials when libraries reopen. While you can return items to our book drops, please don’t worry about returning materials until we reopen.
  • Our digital library will remain open and available 24/7 at slolibrary.org. There you can enjoy  eBooksaudiobooksstreaming TV, movie and music serviceslearning classes and digital access to newspapers and magazines.

We will continue to post updates on our social media accounts and will remain in contact via our email newsletter. Your health and safety are of utmost importance, and we will evaluate and adjust as new information becomes available.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and we thank you for your continued understanding and support. For the most current information about the local response to COVID-19 please visit readyslo.org.

 

Welcome to the Cambria Library!

 About this Branch

The Cambria Library is located at 1043 Main Street in Cambria, California. The Library is 5,800 square feet with space for children, teens, and leisure reading, and circulates over 100,000 items a year. It serves the north Coast of San Luis Obispo County, as well as many people along Highway 1 in the remote area of southern Big Sur, in the neighboring Monterey County.

The first official County Library in Cambria opened in August 1921 on Bridge Street with about 250 items. The current location at 1043 Main Street opened December 26, 2013.


 Branch Resources

  • Computers:6 Adult 1 Kids
  • WiFi: All County Libraries provide free wireless Internet access

Newspaper Holdings

  • San Luis Obispo Tribune
  • Cambrian
  • LA Times
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Sunday NYT

 Ongoing Programs

  • Toddler Storytime / Wednesday / 11:00am
  • Coloring Club for Adults / Last Thursday / 4:00pm (registration required)
  • eReader Training / Wednesday / 4:00pm  (registration required)
  • eReader Training / Friday  / 2:30pm  (registration required)

 


 Special Features

  • Friends of the Cambria Library Bookstore

 

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Branch Manager: Destiny Johnson

Email

Information: 805-927-4336

 

Hours:

Tue - Wed:     9am - 5pm

Thurs:           10am - 6pm

Friday          10am - 5pm

Saturday      10am - 5pm

Sunday:          Closed

Monday:         Closed

 

Contact Information

1043 Main St.

Cambria CA

93428

Circulation: 805-927-4336

Fax: 805-927-3524

 

County Supervisor District 2

Bruce Gibson