Library Locations and Hours

Mailing Address:
PO Box 800
Carmel, CA 93921

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Holiday Closures

Events Calendar

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Research Help & Databases

General Help

  • HelpNow!
  • Online homework help. Get one-on-one help with homework, writing a report, or understanding a school subject. Practice tests for the SAT and ACT and many school subjects. Log in with your library card. Available from 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm every day.

Student Research Databases

Databases have articles from magazines, newspapers, and reference books that you can use for homework assignments or your own use.

Books and Literature

  • Literature Resource Center-Biography, literary criticism and reviews.
  • MasterPlots-Plot summaries, critical commentary, character profiles, etc. of novels, plays, poems and nonfiction.
  • Novelist Plus- Reviews, annotations, author read-alikes, discussion guides and more for fiction and nonfiction.

Magazines and Newspapers