General Information

Library Cards

Any California resident with proper identification and verification of their mailing address may have borrowing privileges. A card expires after three years and can be renewed by calling or stopping in.

Please inform us immediately if you have you card last or stolen. If the card is lost or stolen, the registered patron is responsible for any charges against it until the Library is notified of the loss or theft.

Information regarding donations to the Los Gatos Library can be found by clicking here.


Library Holidays & Other Closures 2017
  • Martin Luther King Day, January 16th
  • Presidents Day, February 20th
  • Spring Work Day Closure, February 21st
  • Easter, April 16th
  • Memorial Day, May 29th
  • Summer Work Day Closure, June 9th
  • Independence Day, July 4th
  • Labor Day, September 4th
  • Winter Work Day Closure, October 9th
  • Thanksgiving, November 23rd & 24th
  • Winter Holiday, December 24th - 26th
  • New Years, December 31st

Parking Information:

Parking While Visiting the Library

During the Weekdays M-F until 5PM: Both the Civic Center Lot and Library Lot (east side of the library building) are available for 90 minute increments.  Street parking in the Olive Zones is also available for 90 minute increments.

Re-parking is allowed only from the civic center lot or library lot to The Olive Zone street parking. Or from the Olive Zone to one of the lots. Re-parking in the same zone or lot is not permitted and your vehicle could be cited.

During the Weekend & Designated Holidays
Both parking lots and street parking are open for unrestricted use unless otherwise signed.