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Welcome from the Alpine County Library System!

***During the Coronavirus pandemic, our services have temporarily moved online. 

Please apply for a library card remotely using this form Your library card provides free access to thousands of E-resources  and our popular ZipBooks program.


We are proud to offer a Main Library in Markleeville, a branch in Bear Valley, and a Bookmobile to provides service to the Hung-a-lel-ti Community, Sierra Pines, Mad dog Café (Woodfords General Store), Kirkwood Mountain Village and Diamond Valley School.  We hope you take advantage of the many ways we serve you!

Please print and fill out the appropriate application listed below. Drop off your completed application in person along with a photo ID and start taking advantage of our Library services.

Resident (Live in Alpine County full time) Non-Resident (Live outside of Alpine and either work in the County or frequent the Alpine County Library) Student/Minor (Residents/non-residents under the age of 18) Temporary (For those working seasonally at Kirkwood or Bear Valley ski resorts or vacationing/camping in Alpine County) View the Library's Public Computer and Internet Use Policy

Explore our pages for more information on Library services. Or, call the main Library at (530) 694-2120.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

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