Placentia Library Now Open (Winter 2021)

*Updated Spring 2021

Library Hours:
Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Passports are processed from 10am-4pm or until we reach capacity, whichever comes first. In periods of high demand, it is possible we will reach capacity before the library opens. Standing in line does not guarantee or indicate we will be able to process your passport. Thank you for your understanding. More info.

Services include browsing & checkout, curbside pickup, computer access, passports, virtual programs and more! Face masks and social distancing are required.

Click here to learn more about our curbside service.

Here are more details about our reopening:

  • Face masks and social distancing are required.
  • Visits are limited to one hour.
  • Maximum capacity is 30.
  • Access to computers is available. For the safety of our staff and patrons and adherence to social distancing, computer assistance will not be available. This is a self-help access.
  • Literacy Services is available.
  • Passport Services Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10am-4pm and contingent upon staff availability. To ensure staff is available for passport services, we encourage you to call us at (714) 528-1906 x209 before you come to the library.
  • Exam Proctoring available. Please call for an appointment.
  • Group study rooms are available. Please call to make a reservation.
  • Amazon lockers are available.
  • Virtual programs continue.
  • The Hangar remains closed.
  • Crossroads Corner remains closed.
  • Bodhi Tea Leaf and Coffee remains closed.
  • Meeting Room remains closed.
  • Returned items are quarantined 7 days before becoming available.
  • Donations will not be accepted at this time.
  • Bookstore is open with honor box.

Library Cards 

Want to apply for a library card? You may apply for a Virtual Library Card online 24/7, or you can apply in-person for a regular library card. 

Curbside Pickup

Visit our Curbside page for more information.

Reserving a Book or Item

Please visit our catalog to browse or place items on hold, or call us at (714) 528-1906 during library hours. 

Take 5: Grab & Go Books!

Need a few more books but don’t have time to search? We’re here to help! 

Fill out the form linked here and our staff will provide 5 books chosen at random from the category you choose! For Adults, Teens, and Children's.

Library Info 

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