Mendocino County Library

The Mendocino County Library, along with its branches, is a free, public library. With a library card, anyone may borrow materials, order books, use the public access computers, or use the databases for magazines and newspapers.

MENDOCINO COUNTY LIBRARY ADMINISTRATION OFFICE

Karen Horner – County Librarian

Office hours:   Mon-Fri 10-5 pm

Ukiah Office

105 North Main Street
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 234-2872 
(707) 463-5472 Fax

Fort Bragg Office

499 E Laurel St
Fort Bragg, CA 95437

(707) 964-2020

Business Office Hours:
105 N Main St
Ukiah, CA 95482
Monday through Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

MENDOCINO COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT
LIBRARY ADVISORY BOARD

The Library Advisory Board (LAB) reports and makes recommendations to the Mendocino County Board of Supervisors on Mendocino County Library policies; provides citizen oversight of Measure A tax funds; and advocates on behalf of MCL programs and services.

The public is welcome to attend the Board’s meetings which are held on the third Wednesday every other month.  Meetings begin at 1 PM.  Locations of meetings rotate, with the May meeting always held at the Round Valley Library.  Please contact Library Administration for more information, (707) 467-2590.

CURRENT LIBRARY ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

Dolly Riley, District 1  
Lynn Zimmermann, District 2, Vice Chair
Marc Komer, District 3, Chair
Janice Marcell, District 4
Michael Schaeffer, District 5

Ann Rennaker, City of Fort Bragg, Rec. Secretary
Pearl Watts, City of Point Arena
Olga O’Neill, City of Willits
Maureen Mulheren, City of Ukiah

LAB Agenda and Minutes can be accessed here

The Mission of the Mendocino County Library is to:

  • Provide materials to the general public for education and recreation
  • Inspire lifelong learners to further their knowledge
  • Enrich the lives of the patrons by offering materials that are not commonly available to the individual
  • Assess the needs of the community to provide current and adequate resources for their specific community needs
  • Prepare a budget and long-range plan for future services and adhere to its guidelines
  • Encourage an atmosphere that promotes the exchange of ideas while valuing diversity
  • Promote the teaching of reading and information literacy to patrons of all ages

LINKS
Mendocino County Library
Board of Supervisors

Mendocino County Library Policies and Procedures