County Library
Nancy Giddens, County Librarian
1299 Gold Hunter Road
San Andreas, CA 95249
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PHONE: (209) 754-6510
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Welcome to the Calaveras County Library Website, the gateway to Library services in our county.  Take advantage of all our resources, services and programs! We are here to serve your information needs. 

Items of Interest

Catalog+ 28 January 2020


Find a book, DVD, Music CD, Audiobook, Overdrive digital catalog or kit; Access your account to renew and hold books; Link to HOOPLA and Kanopy for free streaming – movies, TV, Great Courses, Audiobooks; Link to Scholastic databases and TeachingBooks, Britannica School, digital newspapers and more!

2022 Summer Reading Program 16 May 2022

2022 Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Weekly Program Printable Packets and Links.

Brainfuse VetNow/JobNow 6 November 2020

Brainfuse VetNow/JobNow

These are just a few of the resources available: Live Veteran Navigator, JobNow, Resume Assistance, Career Resources, Skills-Building & Adult Learning Center.

Britannica School & Escolar 9 November 2021

Britannica School & Escolar

The go-to site for learning more about any subject, for all grades and all reading abilities.

COURSERA 10 January 2022


Offers many courses which build job skills in ESL, Public Health, EMT, bookkeeping, food and beverage management.  5000 courses and certifications. Subtitles in 50 languages.

GetSetUp 9 November 2021


Classes for older adults just learning technology with classes in Physical Health (exercise, healthy cooking), Mental Health (stress, meditation, dementia), Social Health (book club, gardening, pets), and Vocational Health (resume writing, interviewing).

hoopla 9 November 2021


Digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows for your computer, tablet, phone and TV.

kanopy 9 November 2021


Stream thousands of films for free.

Learning Express Brainfuse Library 6 December 2021

Learning Express Brainfuse Library

Helps with exam prep for CBEST, CSET, California Real Estate, California Police Officers, plumbing, nursing, firefighting, teaching, GED, GRE and college placement exams and more!  Also videos to help with computer literacy and job seeking skills.

LinkedIn Learning 7 March 2022

LinkedIn Learning

Courses focus on the whole person, mental health and wellness, managing stress balancing life and work, resilience, teamwork and time management.  Focuses on skills needed to land in-demand jobs.  Courses in English, Spanish and 5 other languages.

Northstar Digital Literacy 10 January 2022

Northstar Digital Literacy

Courses in Basic digital skills, support for K-12 distance learning, internet basics and information literacy. 

Scholastic - BOOKFLIX 9 November 2021

Scholastic - BOOKFLIX

Over 200 topics are covered with a fiction book and non-fiction book for children K-3. Videos and learning activities too, all from Scholastic.

Scholastic - TRUE FLIX 9 November 2021

Scholastic - TRUE FLIX

Over 200 topics in Science and Social Studies to help children grades 3-6.  Lots of videos, learning activities and additional material for research from Scholastic.

Scholastic - Watch & Learn Library 9 November 2021

Scholastic - Watch & Learn Library

230 videos about 8 different subjects to delight children 0-8 from Scholastic.

Skillshare 14 January 2022


Skillshare offers thousands of classes on topics such as freelancing, entrepreneurship, graphic design, productivity, marketing, and more.


Storytime 17 May 2022


The following branches are offering Storytime:


Arnold – Wednesday – 10:30 a.m.
Copperopolis – Thursday 10 a.m.
Mokelumne Hill – Friday 10:30 a.m.
Murphys – starting mid-June. 
Valley Springs – Friday 10:30 a.m.
San Andreas – Wednesday 10:30

Children's Services 28 January 2020

Children's Services

Children's Services, Steam Programming, get Tech Savy, Little Leaper Kits & Find a Story Time at your Local Library Branch.

Follow Us on Facebook! 28 January 2020

Follow Us on Facebook!

Library & County Events 28 January 2020

Library & County Events

Search for Library Events, County Events and Meetings.

Little Leapers 1 July 2020

Little Leapers

Science Projects for kids with videos. Little Leapers & Steam Kits.

NIH News in Health 25 May 2021

NIH News in Health

NIH News in Health is a monthly newsletter by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that offers practical health information and tips.

NIH Your Healthiest Self: Wellness Toolkits 25 May 2021

NIH Your Healthiest Self: Wellness Toolkits

Wellness Toolkits on Emotional Wellness, Environmental Wellness, Physical Wellness, Social Wellness, and Disease Prevention.

Volunteer 28 January 2020


Discover Library volunteer opportunities and print a volunteer application.