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    General Public

    The Library is open to everyone with regular Arboretum admission. The general public may use library materials on-site, but only Arboretum members may check out materials.  Please make an appointment with Librarian Susan Eubank (susan.eubank@arboretum.org or 626.821.3213) if you’re planning to use only the Library.  Appointments are not necessary for Library art exhibits and other special events, however, regular admission applies to these activities.

    Arboretum Library Circulation Policy

    Circulation Privileges

    Books may be checked out by Arboretum members for three weeks at a time, plus an additional two renewals if needed. Items may be renewed in person, by phone, or by email. Current magazines may be checked out for three days, with no renewals. Please be sure to have your Membership Card with you.  Learn more about becoming a member of the Arboretum.

    Overdue Items

    The Library does not charge overdue fines. The Librarian is happy to accept donations for the Arboretum Library’s new acquisitions fund.

    Interlibrary Loans

    The Arboretum Library can arrange to borrow almost any item not in their collection through interlibrary loans with other libraries.

    Library Location

    The Arboretum Library is located within The Arboretum. Go straight through the double doors on the left (east) of the entrance rotunda.

    Library Hours

    Tuesday-Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
    Sunday 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
    Closed Mondays

    December 2018 Library hour variations and closures

    The Arboretum Library will be
    open Thursday, December 13, 2018,
    8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.,
    open Tuesday, December 18, 2018,
    10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., and
    closed Tuesday, December 25, 2018.

    All other hours and days are as normal.


    Susan Eubank, Librarian

    Phone: (626)821-3213
    Fax: (626)445-1217
    Email: Susan.Eubank@Arboretum.org

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    Phone: 626.821.3222

    301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91007

    Site Design by Kirk Projects