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  2018
  • New Year's Day, January 1st
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 15th
  • Presidents Day, February 19th
  • Workday Closure, April 2nd
  • Memorial Day, May 28th
  • Workday Closure, June 8th
  • Independence Day, July 4th
  • Labor Day, September 3rd
  • Workday Closure, October 8th
  • Thanksgiving, November 22nd & 23rd
  • Winter Holiday, December 23rd - 25th
  • New Years, December 30th - January 1st, 2019

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.