Guide to Library Resources

Guide to Library Research and Learning

The Santa Monica Public Library offers an impressive range of research and educational resources, both digital and in print, accessible 24/7 from home with your library card.

eBooks and Apps - Digital resources for all ages, including eBooks, streaming and downloadable audiobooks, music, movies, comics, magazines, and language learning.

Online Databases - Explore resources to find information to guide your research on topics including health, business, finance, grants, news, book reviews, and more.

Santa Monica Collection Room - Special collection containing books and documents on the history of Santa Monica and greater Los Angeles areas. Access by appointment only.