Library Locations and Hours

Mailing Address:
PO Box 800
Carmel, CA 93921

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Library Materials and Resources for the Visually Impaired

  • Large print books, recorded books in a variety of formats, and downloadable audio books and e-books
  • An Optelec magnifying machine for use in the library that can greatly enlarge print
  • A laptop with Windows Magnifier on it, that can be used in the library
  • Homebound Services - If you can't make it to the library, we can bring library materials to you

Local Resources

Federal and State Resources for Seniors


  • Search for a California Licensed Facility - Adult residential, adult day care, residential care for the elderly from the California Department of Social Services
  • Senior Living - a free and comprehensive site for those looking for all types of care options: Alzheimer’s care, assisted living, independent living, nursing homes, home care and hospitals

Helpful Sites

  • AARP
  • Seasoned Times - valuable information for people in their "seasoned" years.
  • Senior Women Web - Articles by senior women on many subjects including books, art, politics, and culture

Senior Travel

  • ElderTreks - Adventure travel programs for people 50 and over
  • Road Scholar - Formerly Elderhostel - adventures in lifelong learning