Introducing the Integrated Search Bar

May 11, 2017 

Note the new search bar to the left of your screen. By using the “Books” tab, you can search for books in our Central and Whittwood libraries. The “Articles” tab allows you to search magazine and journal articles in our online databases. The “All” tab will search everything.

If you would like to search for items using the traditional catalog format, click on the green button to the right of your screen labeled, “Find Books, DVDs, CDs, etc.”

Friends of the Library Fall Book Extravaganza

News ImageOctober 13, 2017  November 17 & 18 9:00-4:00
Friends Bookstore
6703 Comstock (corner of Bailey)
AT THE MEMBERS’ ONLY PRE-SALE! Thursday, November 16 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Not a member yet? Join at the bookstore for as little as $10.
The Friends have raised more than $1.6 million for the library.
Help them reach Two million!
Click here for more information!

REEl Club-Best of Enemies Documentary

News ImageNovember 3, 2017  In this documentary, we will watch as ideological opposites William F. Buckley Jr. and Gore Vidal hold a series of riveting, nationally televised debates that usher in a new era of public discourse and pundit TV in 1968. Thursday, November 16 @ 6:30 p.m. Whittwood Branch Tickets available at both libraries.
Click here for more information.
When attending, don't forget to get a "punch" on your REEL Club card!

Movie fans! Join us for the finest in documentary films!

News ImageSeptember 5, 2017  Get "Reel"
Whittier Public Library's new "Reel Club" will feature an eclectic mix of documentary films.
For documentaries with discussions and delectables, join the "Reel Club."

Ask for your free "Reel Club" membership card when you present your ticket at the film showing.
here for more information.

Officer Boyer's Fund

News ImageSeptember 5, 2017  The Hodge Foundation of the Whittier Public Library has established a fund to purchase books for the Library in Officer Keith Boyer's name. Anyone who would like to donate to the fund can make a check out to the Hodge Foundation. Please contact Library Administration with any questions 562-567-9900.