Pacific Grove Public Library

Collections

General Info

The book collection of approximately 99,000 volumes includes more than 25,000 books for children and young adults, and about 5,900 reference titles.

Special Collections

The library has a large-type book collection that currently has about 3,500 volumes.

The library also has an extensive DVD and video collection for both adults and children. These cover a broad range of topics and interest. The library also has a large collection of unabridged recorded books, and thousands of music CDs.

Unique to a library this size is a wide range of literature in foreign languages including French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Korean and Russian among others.

The library also has one of the largest collections of plays in the region.

Non-Book Materials and Equipment

Current subscriptions to newspapers and magazines number about 225. Most Pacific Grove newspapers from 1888 to date are on microfilm and available at the library.

If you have questions, comments or suggestions,

please call 831-648-5762.