Posted on September 09, 2011
Your quick guide to:
- Best starting points on the web
- Nolo Press books at the Library
- California and Sonoma County laws, courts, and forms
Posted on August 30, 2011
The September 2011 Regular Library Commission meeting which was to be held at the Rincon Valley Regional Library on September 7 at 6:30 p.m. has been rescheduled to September 21, 6:30 p.m. at the same location.
Commission info page
Posted on August 29, 2011
The Sonoma Valley Regional Library is scheduled to open in its temporary quarters at 252 West Spain Street on Friday, September 9 at 10 a.m.
Any items that were due back at Sonoma Valley Library during the closure can be returned, without late fines, when the temporary library opens.
Posted on July 29, 2011
The Library has negotiated a new contract for a package of online resources for you to use through our website. Not only does this new package bring us a significant cost savings, it also brings you more to read and research online -- all free with your library card.
- Magazine Articles has complete cover-to-cover articles from magazines including Consumer Reports
- Student Research Center for middle school and now high school homework research
- NoveList Plus guides you to what to read next, now covering both fiction and non-fiction -- plus a special K-8 version just for children's books
- New Small Business and Legal Information centers include dozens of complete books from legal self-help publisher Nolo Press
Posted on July 25, 2011
The date has been set for Sonoma Valley Library to open in its new temporary location at Burlingame Hall. The temporary location will open Tuesday, August 23. Update 8/12/2011: The temporary location will open on a date to be announced.
View Sonoma branch information
Posted on July 14, 2011
Have you seen Lobo in your library? The Sonoma State University mascot is on tour in July to visit libraries around the county during the 2011 Summer Reading Club. Tour dates are listed on the SSU Seawolves website.
Posted on June 29, 2011
10/13/2011: Please see the Sonoma Valley Regional Library for the most current information including hours, location, and map.
Service at the Sonoma Valley Regional Library will be moved to a temporary location for several months while the library building is remodeled.
Library closes: 6 p.m. Saturday, July 16
Library reopens in temporary location: Date to be announced, mid- to late August
Information about the temporary location during remodeling
Address: 252 West Spain Street, Sonoma, CA 95476
Last hold request delivery at Sonoma Valley Library: July 5. Items can still be requested for delivery to Sonoma Valley Library. Any item sent after July 5 will be available for pickup at the temporary location when it opens.
Items checked out by July 16: Not due until the temporary location opens.
Item returns after July 16: Return drop box will be available after July 16 at the temporary location. Return box will be available at the Napa Street location until July 29 and will move to the temporary location starting July 30.
Posted on June 28, 2011
Thanks to a special statewide program this year, the Library has received free access to BookFLIX from Scholastic. With BookFLIX, kids can read a book right on the computer by flipping the pages on the screen. Each book is paired with a storybook video to watch.
Posted on June 22, 2011
Hours at most libraries are changing effective July 31, 2011:
- All libraries will be closed Monday.
- Regional libraries will have evening hours one day a week and morning hours five days a week.
- Most libraries will close at 4 on Saturday.
Posted on May 27, 2011
Summer reading is not just for kids! If you're going into the 7th - 12th grade, there's a summer reading program just for you. Register for Teen Read 2011, read books, and win prizes!
New this year, the Library introduces the Rubber Ducky Club, our new baby summer reading program. Designed for parents and their babies aged birth to 35 months, this is a great way to get into the habit of reading with baby.