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.”

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.

Officer Boyer's Fund

News ImageJanuary 2, 2018  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.