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    The Santa Monica Public Library announces a shift in operating hours to 7 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday beginning Wednesday, July 6, 2022.

    The Main Library, Montana Avenue Branch, and Pico Branch have reopened their doors for limited in-person services. Library items can be returned in exterior books drops at all Library locations.
     
    The Ocean Park Branch is open to approved users for Self-Service access. Learn more and apply for access at smpl.org/selfservicehours.

    Have questions or need help?
    Library staff are available Monday, Tuesday, Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m, and Wednesday and Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Contact us at (310) 458-8600 or email library@santamonica.gov.

    Note: Hours of service listed below may be affected by holiday closures.

    Main Library   Fairview Branch
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    601 Santa Monica Blvd.
    Santa Monica, CA 90401
    (310) 458-8600

     

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    2101 Ocean Park Blvd.
    Santa Monica, CA 90405
    (310) 458-8681


     

    Hours of Service Hours of Service  
    Monday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday Closed
    Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Closed
    Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed Friday Closed
    First Saturday of the month 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday Closed
    Sunday                        Closed Sunday Closed

    Montana Avenue Branch Ocean Park Branch
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    1704 Montana Ave.
    Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-458-8682


     

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    2601 Main St.
    Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-458-8683


    Learn more about Self-Service
    hours and apply here.

    Hours of Service Self-Service Hours of Service  
    Monday Closed Monday Closed
    Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.                  Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday Closed Wednesday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Saturday Closed Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed Sunday Closed

      


    Pico Branch
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    2201 Pico Blvd.
    Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-458-8684


     

    Hours of Service
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    First Saturday of the month 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Sunday Closed


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