Alamitos, Brewitt, and Dana Neighborhood Libraries are currently offering LBPL To-Go services only. Patrons may pick up holds and return materials. Browsing, restrooms, printing, copying, and computers are not available at this time.


Face masks covering nose and mouth are recommended for all patrons when in library buildings.

Author Talks from LBPL

Join the Long Beach Public Library for a series of live, virtual talks with bestselling authors from around the world. The featured writers and thought leaders will discuss a wide range of fiction and non-fiction genres including historical fiction, contemporary fiction, romance, #OwnVoices, poetry, business, personal growth, social justice, history, art, culture, and more! Beginning July 7, the free events will take place two to four times a month and include interactive Q&A sessions with the authors.

Ready to get started? Registration details and a complete list of events are available at the LBPL author talk website

The Library's virtual author talk series is supported by the efforts of the Long Beach Public Library Foundation and its generous donors.