Santa Barbara Public Library


Santa Barbara Public Library (SBPL) is a department of the City of Santa Barbara. With your library card, you can borrow books, DVDs, Blu-rays, eBooks, digital audiobooks and more. Check out our calendar for classes & events for learners of all ages. All of our library classes and events are free and open to the public. 

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August 10, 2023

The Golden Hour, watercolor by Cimme Eordanidis

Faulkner Main Gallery: Santa Barbara Art Association

Formed in 1952, the Santa Barbara Art Association has been presenting free art shows to the community at various venues.

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August 22, 2023

people walking in a park

SBPL’s Grant-Funded Parks Pass Project Helps Locals Explore Outdoors

In 2023, SBPL has the opportunity to participate in a grant-funded program aimed at making California State Parks more accessible and promoting healthy lifestyles by encouraging Californians to get outdoors.

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