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With funding from the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the California State Library, the County of Los Angeles Public Library has created local history Web sites for fifteen of its libraries. These local history Web sites provide answers to frequently asked community history questions twenty-four hours a day via the Internet. The Web sites provide information on Native Americans who lived in the area in prehistoric times, local missions and the early history of the community as well as other historical topics. They also contain images of historic community photographs and other documents, and links and citations to additional community history resources.

Agoura Hills
Antelope Valley
Catalina Island
East Los Angeles
La Puente Valley
Pico Rivera
San Dimas
San Fernando
San Gabriel
South Gate
Agoura Hills Library
Lancaster Library, Littlerock Library, Lake Los Angeles Library, Quartz Hill Library
Carson Library, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
Avalon Library
Claremont Library
East Los Angeles Library
Gardena Mayme Dear Library, Masao W. Satow Library
Angelo M. Iacoboni Library, George Nye, Jr. Library
Hacienda Heights Library, Sunkist Library
Pico Rivera Library, Rivera Library
San Dimas Library
San Fernando Library
San Gabriel Library
Hollydale Library, Leland R. Weaver Library
A C Bilbrew Library, Willowbrook Library

Centennial Celebration, 1912-2012

In September 2012, the County of Los Angeles Public Library celebrated our first 100 years of service. View 100 facts about the library with historic photos and 100 Things Challenge contest winners (photos and videos).


Celebrating 75 Years of Service, 1912-1987

In 1987, the County of Los Angeles Public Library celebrated its Diamond Jubilee. For more information on County Library history, click on Diamond Jubilee, Seventy Five Years of Public Service by Roger H. Woelfel.