The daily fine for items returned late will be $0.25. There are no daily fines for children's materials. Senior Exemption: Persons age 65 or older may request exemptions from fines. Cost of item plus non-refundable processing fee will be assessed for lost items.
The maximum fines before checkout is restricted and raised to $20.00
Items returned on time are free.
About The Milpitas Public Library
Programs and Events
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Card & PIN
Library card applications are available at all County libraries
and the Bookmobile. Cards are free to anyone with a valid form
of identification showing name and current mailing address.
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Fines, Fees, and Loan Periods
Fines: Items should always be returned promptly. All adult materials are subject to fines. If children's items are overdue more than six weeks, a processing fee is charged for each item. Borrowing and renewing privileges are restricted if balance owed is $10 or more. Accounts may be referred to the rebilling service when balance is $50 or more. Individuals sent to Rebilling Agency may not check out until a zero balance is reached. All payments must be cash or check.
to the Library
Near the Calaveras Blvd. overpass, west side. Heading WEST take the Main St. offramp. Heading EAST go left on Abel, right on Weller. Map.
The Community Library is easy to reach by car or by the #66 VTA bus or the #217 AC Transit bus.
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Tour the Milpitas Library with Fast Addy
Fast Addy, resident monkey docent, gives an inside look to the Milpitas Library.
Get a Library Card
You may get a card in person at the library or apply online and later provide documents when you visit. You must provide your date of birth and present a valid form of identification showing your picture, name, and proof of your current address to complete your registration.
Depending on your personal account preference, you will receive a message by phone, email, or mail when the requested item is available for pick up at your local community library.
Meets the fourth Wednesday of the month from 7:30 p.m. in the
Auditorium. Not held in the summer. For
additional information please contact Terye Riley at 408-262-1171.
Check out the Milpitas Library Book Club Book Shelf.
Formerly the Santa Clara County Library Reading Program, we are
dedicated to improving the community in which we live by helping
adults improve their literacy skills. 408-262-1349
The Reading Program
A service of the Library that teaches adults basic reading, writing, math and computer skills for free.
Silicon Valley Reads 2014
Buy the book: Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
The Great Recession has shuffled Clay Jannon away from life as a San Francisco web-design drone and into the aisles of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore. But after a few days on the job, Clay discovers that the store is more curious than either its name or its gnomic owner might suggest.