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.



February 6, 2024

SBPL Fighting Food Waste Challenge

Sustainably SBPL Monthly Challenge: Fighting Food Waste

As part of the Sustainably SBPL Series, we’re highlighting local resources and library materials to help patrons learn more about topics in our programming series and implement sustainable changes in their lives! For February, we’re focusing on fighting food waste!

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January 20, 2024

Librarian and families playing with a parachute

SBPL Offers 10+ Storytimes Each Week

From newborns to kids ready to start elementary school, Santa Barbara Public Library offers an early literacy class tailored to meet their developmental needs. Join us at your local library, where every session unfolds a new story and creates lasting memories for families in our vibrant community.

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