To protect the health and safety of staff and community, Escondido Public Library is closed to the public until further notice. Due dates will be extended until the library reopens, and no overdue fees will be accrued during the closure. No returns will be accepted and book drops are closed.
Access Library Resources From Home
Many of library services can be accessed remotely from home. You may speak with library staff 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday — Friday by calling or texting 442-777-3799 or email email@example.com.
Get A Library Card Online
Don’t have a library card? No problem! Visit escondido.librarycatalog.info/polaris/patronaccount/selfregister.aspx?ctx=3.1033.0.0.1&mc_cid=2f9bf32575&mc_eid=396a1a9dd6 for your online library card for free!
If you have a card, but have lost the number, call or text 442-777-3799 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and a staff member will look it up for you.
During the closure, Escondido Public Library will offer virtual events and programs on Facebook and Instagram.
Online Resources Free With Your Library Card
Escondido Public Library offers a variety of great resources you can access for free online.
eBooks and eAudiobooks can be downloaded through OverDrive or the Libby app or read online in your computer’s browser.
Flipster offers eMagazines you can read in the app or your computer’s browser.
Are you doing classwork at home? Check out the library’s online resources for kids.
Learn a new language with Pronunciator!
Work on your vehicle with Chilton.
Study and take practice exams with Learning Express Library (you have to register with an email address).
Kids- listen and watch animated books on Tumblebooks!