All SBPL locations will open at 12 PM on Thursday, June 27 due to staff training.


5/21-7/14: Eastside Library will be closed due to construction work.


Literacy Services


Tutoring for Adults

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Achieve your professional and educational goals by working one-to-one with a tutor.

LEAF is a program of California Library Literacy Services, supported in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.

LEAF is supported in part with funding from the Santa Barbara Adult Education Consortium.




Tutoring for Students in Grades 1-4 

OG readers logo

Students in Grades 1 - 4 work one-to-one with an OG (Orton-Gillingham) Readers tutor to become fluent, confident readers.





Career Online High School

career online high school

Earn an accredited high school diploma and a credentialed career certificate.



Tech Coaching

tech coaching

​​Work one-to-one with a tech coach to learn basic computer skills.


English Conversation Groups

english conversation group

Practice speaking English with other learners in a supportive class environment.



To sign up for these services, please call or email the Literacy Services Team. We look forward to hearing from you!

(805) 564-5619