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.”

Whittier Reads 2018: Orhan's Inheritance

News ImageMarch 3, 2018  Author Aline Ohanesian will talk to the public about her book Orhan's Inheritance. Central Library 5:00 p.m. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Free tickets are available at both libraries.
A reception and dinner with the author will follow at the Uptown Senior Center. 6:30 p.m. Call 562-567-9922 for dinner information.
For more information about this program and others in our month long celebration click here.

Story Garden

News ImageMarch 16, 2018  In these film shorts, Whittier residents tell their stories of life-changing experiences unique to them, yet universal in the issues they present. Wednesday, March 28 @ 6:30 p.m. at the Whittier Community Theater. Free tickets are available at both libraries. Click here for more information.

Both libraries will be closed

News ImageMarch 6, 2018  on Saturday, March 31 and will reopen at the regularly scheduled time on Monday, April 2.

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.