The Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library is closed Friday, January 14. We apologize for this inconvenience and invite you to visit one of our open libraries.

Please note that all LBPL locations will be closed on Saturday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Face coverings must be worn by all patrons, except children under the age of 2, when in library buildings. This requirement is in accordance with the most recent Health Order from the Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services.

Library Apps

The Long Beach Public Library mobile app puts the library in your hands! Search the library catalog, check your account, place a hold, or get reading recommendations. Quickly locate your closest neighborhood library, get directions, check library hours, or call a librarian. Connect with the library anytime, anywhere.


More Free Library Apps

No matter where you are, you can use Brainfuse Mobile to submit questions to Brainfuse tutors, take class notes, track your homework assignments, access your flashcards, and more! Available for iOS or Android.
  Gale AccessMyLibrary - Get free, unlimited access to Gale online resources. Free App for iOS or Android.
  Kanopy - Kanopy makes it easy to find and stream meaningful films. Discover thought-provoking and enriching entertainment on one convenient streaming platform. Available for iOSAndroidAmazon and Roku.
  Libby - Meet Overdrive's newest app! Libby is an all new way to access Overdrive ebooks and audiobooks. Download from the Apple StoreGoogle Play, or the Windows Store.
LinkedIn Learning Logo   LinkedIn Learning - Free, unlimited access to thousands of online courses covering topics in business, the creative industry, and technology. Available from the Apple Store  or Google Play

Mango Languages - Download the Mango Languages app to learn a new language on the go with hands-free features and offline accessibility. Over 70 world languages, including English. Available from the Apple StoreGoogle Play, and Amazon Apps.