About the Anaheim Public Library

Mission Statement

Anaheim Public Library promotes literacy, lifelong learning, and a love of reading through traditional print materials as well as virtual services.  Our mission is to promote information through programming and engage our community while providing a safe space for the diverse members of Anaheim to share, thrive, explore, create, enjoy, honor, celebrate, and engage with one another.

Approved by the Library Board on April 8, 2019


Welcome Message 


City Librarian Audrey Lujan welcomes you to the Anaheim Public Library!

We are the City's leading information hub with a network of seven library branches serving the City of Anaheim and surrounding communities, plus a Mobile Library (Bookmobile), a book vending machine at ARTIC transportation center and the Anaheim Heritage Center which houses our local history collection.

The Anaheim Public Library is the cornerstone of your neighborhood, providing resources and opportunities for all ages. Visit us today and learn about the engaging programs and unique services offered just for you! Did you know that you can access the Library's resources from wherever you are? Your Anaheim Public Library Card gives you access to our digital collection of both Audiobooks and eBooks through cloudLibrary. In addition, the website hosts a variety of reading recommendations, digital learning tools, and a portal to the library catalog, where you can access books, historical photos, and track your reading list.


Connect With Us
Here at APL, we like to stay in touch with our patrons. That’s why we are always looking to connect via a wide variety of social media platforms. You can find us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. Be sure to like and follow us for updates, events, and announcements!