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    • Switchboard: 310-458-8600
    • Reference: 310-434-2608
    • Renewals: 310-458-8704
    • Library Accounts: 310-458-8614
    • Youth Services: 310-458-8621
    • TDD Reference: 310-395-8499


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    Interlibrary Loans

    Can't find what you're looking for? We offer interlibrary loan service to Library card holders for items that are not in the Library collection. There is a $5.00 non-refundable fee to initiate the interlibrary loan request.  For additional information, please contact Telephone Reference (310-434-2608) or email us.

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