Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz City/County Library System
117 Union St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 427-7706
www.santacruzpl.org
 

Updated June 2014

SERVICE
DESCRIPTION
Borrowing privileges Local residents (information)
Parking Streetside, city lots
Map and/or directions available for all branches
Public meeting rooms yes (Aptos, Boulder Creek, Downtown, & Scotts Valley branches only)
Proctor exams yes
Online databases information
Local newspaper collections Santa Cruz Sentinel (1856+), numerous other county papers, including City on a Hill (1966+), Good Times (1975+), etc.
Non-english collections Significant Spanish collection, plus some Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese, French, and others
Other special collections Sheet music collection, genealogy, Santa Cruz history
TECHNOLOGY Aptos B.Crk Brancif. Capitola Downtown Felton Garf.Pk LSB Live Oak Scotts Valley
Internet yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Audio no yes yes no yes no yes no yes yes
Download no 3.5 usb 3.5 usb no 3.5 usb no 3.5 usb no 3.5 usb 3.5 usb
Wireless access yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
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Content Filtering no no no no no no no no no no
Ethernet jacks for laptops no no no no no no no no no no
Patron may use own disks no yes yes no yes no yes no yes yes
Laptops available no no no no no no no no no yes
ADA assistance
(all branches wheelchair-accessible)
no no no no no no no no no no
Software
_Word Processing yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
_Spreadsheet yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Audio Cassette Player no no no no no no no no no no
TV/DVD no no no no no no no no no no
TV/VCR no no no no no no yes no no no
Microform
_Microfilm reader no no no no yes no no no no no
_Microfiche reader no no no no yes no no no no no
_Microcard reader no no no no no no no no no no
Scanner no no no no no no yes no no yes
Slide Viewer no no no no no no no no no no
Typewriter no no no no no no no no no no
Fax no no no no no no no no no no
Copy Machine yes yes yes yes yes yes
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