Arcadia Public Library

20 West Duarte Road
Arcadia, CA 91006

Tel: (626) 821-5567
Fax: (626) 447-8050

Darlene Bradley
Director of Library & Museum Services

Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday
   10 a.m.– 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 
   10 a.m.– 6 p.m.
(Closed Sundays & Holidays)



The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage

380 West Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007

Tel: (626) 574-5440
Fax: (626) 821-9057

Darlene Bradley
Director of Library & Museum Services

Hours of Operation
Tuesday – Saturday 
   10 a.m.– 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
   (Closed from 12 – 1 p.m.)



Into the Spider-verse digital sign
Ribbon Leis digital sign

Taking a Break and Having Some Fun

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After School Matinees

Popular movies are shown monthly in our Cay Mortenson Auditorium. Admission is free and so are the snacks! Click on the Adult/Teen Calendar button for date and movie title.



Teen program logo 160x160Monthly Make-it or Bake-it

Fun crafts that you can either take home or eat.

Getting Involved

Teen volunteering logo 160x160Serve your community by volunteering with us. We have a variety of jobs to suit your talents and flexible times to fit your busy schedule.Just click here for more information.



Getting Through High School

BrainFuse HelpNow


Homework help is just a click away. And live online academic assistance is available daily from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m.

 Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Start research for you school papers right here.  Gale provides authoritative handbooks, directories, and encyclopedias on a wide variety of subjects.


Scholarships, Fellowships, and Loans  

Take some of the worry out of college tuition costs.  Use this one-stop resource center detailing thousands of sources for education-related financial aid and awards at all levels of study.

 Mango Languages

Mango Languages

If you need extra help, or just want to get ahead in Foreign Language class,  Mango offers free, online language-learning in languages that include Spanish, French, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese). Learn on the go with the Mango Mobile app for iPhone and Android.

 Literary Reference Center Plus

Literary Reference Center Plus

Studying classic literature can be tough.  This database can help.  It provides context with information about authors’ lives, as well as extensive literary commentary by experts.

 Masterfile Complete

Masterfile Complete

When your teacher says no internet, magazines only, this database comes to the rescue.  You can find full-text articles from major magazines on just about any topic you (or your teacher) can think of.  And as a bonus, it also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps, and flags.

 MAS Ultra High School

MAS Ultra High School

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full-text for popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers, and more.

Points of View Reference Center

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Points of View Reference Center

The best resource for speech and debate, or, for that pro/con paper that you have to write. Contains resources that present diverse perspectives on important issues and events.

Teen Resources

This resource guide collects various types of information of benefit and interest to students of high school age. Here’s where you will find information about colleges, health and fitness, jobs and volunteering, gaming, and homework help.