San Mateo County Libraries will be closed Sunday, December 24, 2017 - Monday, December 25, 2017 for Christmas and Sunday, December 31, 2017 - Monday, January 1, 2018 for New Year's.
To offer you better service, we are moving to a new mobile
app. Our current mobile app will not be available after January 3, 2018.
Projected launch for the new mobile app is February 1, 2018. You can still
connect with us on our mobile friendly site, smcl.org. We apologize for any
One way to help preschoolers become emergent readers is to encourage them to observe signs - in grocery stores, while riding in a car, wherever they see them in their environment. There are several fun picture books that help with sign recognition you can offer; plus, many of these stories encourage pedestrian safety.