Are you on the wait list for a popular title? It just might be your lucky day! Visit any Washoe County Library location to see what's available to take home today, with no wait.
Our Lucky Day collection includes copies of our most popular titles. These items cannot be reserved for pickup, and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Limit two Lucky Day items per library card.
Washoe County Library is here to support your homeschooling journey. Your library offers free access to online tutors, downloadable ebooks and audiobooks, and more! We also offer event opportunities that focus on art, culture, STEAM, and educational enrichment. Explore instructional materials and insights for the children's and teen books that you're reading with Book Connections.
We have compiled our most relevant resources into an easy-to-use, clickable document, available in both English and Spanish. Download a copy and have a quick and simple way to find online resources for your child.
Have you ever wondered how warm-blooded animals can live in very cold water? They have an amazing secret weapon called blubber. Blubber keeps them warm and even helps them float. Find out more with these cool activities!
In alignment with updated CDC guidelines and the emergency order issued by the State of Nevada, effective Friday, July 30, masks are required at all library locations for everyone two years of age or older.
We appreciate your cooperation in keeping our libraries open.
Immunize Nevada is offering a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic at several of our libraries. Appointments are not required and you do not need to have health insurance. Your privacy will be protected, and receiving the vaccine will not affect your immigration status.
Your Washoe County Library librarians are hitting the airwaves with a new radio series onKUNR!
On the Shelf airs each Monday at 6:42 a.m. and 8:42 a.m. during Morning Edition. Listen in for reading recommendations and catch the latest in book news.
Then join us every Monday and Wednesday at 11:04 am during The Takeaway and again at 3:48 pm during All Things Considered for On the Kids' Shelf, a quick two-minute segment that includes an engaging book talk, fun activity, and some early literacy tips for families.
Join us for the first FWCL book sale in more than a year. As always, the sale will be held inside the Reno Town Mall, next-door to the Sierra View Library. There will be a large selection of books, DVDs, and CDs at very reasonable prices.
The Friends of Washoe County Library is a member-supported 501(c)(3) Nevada non-profit organization dedicated to advocating, fundraising, and providing support for the Washoe County Library System.