The Santa Clara County Library
is public library system headquartered in Los Gatos
. The library serves the communities and cities of Campbell
, Los Altos
, Los Altos Hills
, Morgan Hill
, and all unincorporated areas
of Santa Clara County
. In addition to these libraries, the library provides mobile library service with two bookmobiles visiting preschools, retirement communities, migrant farmworker camps, and rural communities without easy access to library services.
The Santa Clara County Library has been recognized seven years in a row by Hennen's American Public Library Ratings as one of the leading libraries delivering outstanding and cost effective service. As of 2005, the Santa Clara County Library had a combined collection totaling 1,681,588 items and served a combined population of 405,225.
Santa Clara County Libraries
Member libraries includeCampbell Library,Cupertino Library,Gilroy Library,Los Altos Library,Woodland (Los Altos) Branch Library,Milpitas Library
,Morgan Hill Library, andSaratoga Library. There is also a to serve residents who may experience difficulty traveling to a community library.
In July 1914, Santa Clara County began operating a county library. Stella Huntington was appointed the first County Librarian.... Read More