Grab & Go Library Services started on April 6, 2021. Welcome back inside the buildings!

Curbside Pickup available now!
Curbside Service

You can now place, cancel, suspend, and pick up holds at the Palos Verdes Library District! This includes books, audiobooks, DVDs, video games, and music CDs. 
You can also check out a Chromebook or mobile wifi hotspot, use our mobile printing service or have one of our talented librarians "Browse For You."

When to pickup

First, check your account at  Your current holds that are available for pickup will say "Ready for Pickup".  
You can also cancel any holds you no longer need, place new holds, or modify how you're notified about holds that are ready for pickup.

Where to pickup

At Peninsula Center Library, enter the roof parking lot at 650 Deep Valley Drive. Follow the signage, have your library card ready,
have your face covering on, and pop your trunk when instructed.

Both Malaga Cove & Miraleste branches will allow you to park and pick up your hold. Malaga Cove parking lot entrance off of Via Pinale will allow for parking and pick up.
Miraleste Library parking lot will be open and services will be provided at the front entrance.  Please wear a face covering at all times.


All bookdrops are open. All returned items will be quarantined for 3 business days before check-in. There will be at least a 72-hour delay in returns displaying on your account.
During the 72 hour holding period of returned items, overdue fines may appear on your account.
Fines accrued during the approximately 72-hour period will be removed once items are checked in.

Fines & Fees

We have returned to our normal policy regarding fines and fees. Please view our Borrowing Information for details.

Reference Services

Reference services are available at 310-377-9584. Leave a message and our reference librarians will get back to you.
Monday - Friday 9 am - 3 pm, Saturday 9 am - 1 pm, Sunday closed. 

Other information

All library buildings are closed. Available in-person services can be seen on the service status dashboard.

Get a Library Card Now! Your card number and PIN will be emailed to you within 48 hours.
We are not accepting any book donations.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you!