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The Integrated Search Bar

May 11, 2017  Note the 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.”


Reading Takes You Everywhere

News ImageMay 29, 2018  Summer Reading Club is for Everyone of Every Age! From children non-readers and readers to teens and adults! All clubs begin June 11th. Click here to find out the best club for you and your family members! Happy Reading and Happy Traveling!


REEl Club Documentary - "Hano! A Century in the Bleachers" with Filmmaker Jon Leonoudakis

News ImageJune 30, 2018  Join us for another REEL Club program with Filmmaker Jon Leonoudakis who will discuss and screen his documentary: "Hano! A Century in the Bleachers" Thursday, July 19 @ 6:30 p.m. Whittwood Branch Free tickets at both libraries. Click here for more information. When attending, don't forget to get a "punch" on your REEL Club card!


Both libraries will close early on Wednesday, July 25

News ImageJuly 6, 2018  Due to a literacy event. The Central Library will close at 4:00 p.m. and the Whittwood Branch library will close at 3:00 p.m. Both libraries will be open 10:00-6:00 on Thursday, July 26. Thank you for supporting literacy. If you have any questions please call 562-567-9900.


Cast your ballot...

News ImageJune 22, 2018  for PBS's The Great American Read. Vote for the books you love most! You may pick up a list at either library or click here. Come to the library and cast your ballot for Whittier's favorite books at the Reference Desk at Central or Whittwood Branch. Voting ends August 6. Drawing for prizes on August 7.


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