Library Information and Resources
ALERT: At this time, library buildings are not open to the public. Instead we are offering Curbside Holds Pickup Service. Branch book returns are open during regular library hours. Need help? Call library staff Mon-Fri: 10am-6pm; Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 1pm-5pm at 360-305-3600. Click for more information.
Welcome! While our buildings are closed, your Library card gives you access to curbside pickup plus a world of digital content. Visit the Digital Content page or links below to discover all we have to offer. You will need a WCLS library card to use these resources – get a library card today! Visit the Phase 2 page for updates regarding library services.
People throughout the county are facing challenges unlike any before. Citizen have concerns about the basic necessities of life, such as employment, housing, health, food, and internet access. Your public library, Whatcom County Library System is ready to help. We are offering printable, concise resource guides to help you and your family. Reliable, authoritative, and trustworthy information is what you need to navigate through life. Read online or request a mailed resource guide now.
Visit Help! from Whatcom Libraries.
WCLS DIGITAL BOOKS AVAILABLE RIGHT NOW
Search for eBooks and eAudiobooks for children.
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Search for eBooks and eAudiobooks for adults.
WCLS DIGITAL RESOURCES
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WCLS DIGITAL RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS AND KIDS
ONLINE RESOURCES FOR EARLY YEARS, KIDS, TEENS AND ADULTS
Online resources will return shortly
- Old Black Fly BIG BOOK
- I Went Walking BIG BOOK
- Growing Vegetable Soup BIG BOOK
- Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
- Head to Toe BIG BOOK
COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) INFORMATIONAL WEBSITES
- Whatcom County Health Department
(including fact sheets in Spanish, Russian, Chinese and Vietnamese)
- Washington State Department of Health
has set up a call center to answer questions about coronavirus in Washington State, how it is spread, and what to do if you have symptoms:
1-800-525-0127 (press #).
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Interactive Dashboard (real time information on reported cases)
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