Library Services


Main Library

26 Civic Center Plaza
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Monday – Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm
Friday – Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm

Newhope Library

122 N Newhope St
Santa Ana, CA 92703
Monday & Wednesday: 12 pm – 8 pm
Tuesday, Thursday – Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm

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Library services community survey

To ensure the Santa Ana Public Library has the best resources, services and spaces, we would like to hear from residents about what you value. We appreciate your opinion! Take our survey. 

Monthly programs and events

Dive into our digital library and eResources this winter break. Stay cozy and entertained from the comfort of home!

Parents can register their child to participate in this exciting robotic companion lending program that focuses on building youth’s social and emotional skills through interactions with a robot pal.

Come hang out at TeenTime, a safe space where you can study, do homework, learn a new craft, play games, or watch your favorite movies. Teens and tweens are welcome. New location opening soon at El Salvador Community Center!

The Knowledge Mobile features free public WI-FI, computers, gaming, STEAM technologies and much more.

Discover a world of online learning at your fingertips with Bendable. You can browse thousands of learning resources and filter by topic, language, time estimate and provider to find the right pathway for you—whether you're learning for fun or for work. Start learning on Bendable today.

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) learning for youth and families.

Featured services

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Learn more about your favorite Discovery Cube programs and exhibits with a “deep dive” into a specially curated collection of books, e-books, audiobooks and a variety of other materials. Visit the Deep Dive Collections and see what they have.



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Explore your creative ambitions with over 1,500 crafting classes. Make art, food, fabric crafts, yarn crafts and develop living skills such as gardening, writing, and yoga. You’ll have full access to content from Craftsy for 7 days. When it expires, you can get access through Libby again. See what Craftsy has to offer.




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LearningExpress offers tools that help build academic and professional skills at all levels. Students can find practice tests such as the SAT, GED, LSAT, and many more. Professional exams like the Real Estate License, EMT, and specific professional exams are also available. Explore the LearningExpress here.




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Online music instruction at your fingertips. Whether you are just starting out or interested in improving your skills, access step-by-step instruction from some of the world’s most sought-after musicians and teachers. Blues, bluegrass, jazz, rock, classical and more. Jump into Artistworks.

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