About Milpitas Library

The Milpitas Library (408-262-1171) is a member of the Santa Clara County Library District. As a member, we provide the following:


Facility and Collections

The Milpitas Library is housed in a 60,000 sq. ft building with two floors and a side wing. Facilities include: 

  • A Community Meeting Room with a capacity of 120 people
  • 4 Study Rooms
  • Access to an extensive, shared County Library collection of over two million books, movies, and more
  • Non-English Language Collections
  • Adult New Readers collection
  • Job and Career collection
  • Test Prep collection

Exhibits in the Library

If you are interested in exhibiting your artwork, please:

  1. Read our Exhibit Policy
  2. Complete the Phantom Art Gallery applicationopens a new window
  3. Contact Renee Lorentzen, the Community Enrichment Coordinator for the City of Milpitas, at (408) 586-3409 or rlorentzen@ci.milpitas.ca.gov

If you have any questions, please contact Linda Arbaugh at (408) 262-1171 ext. 3600 or larbaugh@sccl.org


Events

Attend free Milpitas Library events for all ages and diverse interests. Among offerings for kids are our popular Storytimes.

Book Clubs

  • Monthly discussion group for adults
  • Intermittent book clubs for children of various ages

Find Book Club meetings.


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Support the Library


Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board applications accepted annually. Contact the Milpitas Library Teen Librarian at (408) 262-1171 for more information.


Propose a Library-Sponsored Event

After reviewing the Program Policy, please fill out this application to propose that the library sponsor an event that you (or your team) offer, to be held at the library. Due to the high volume of program applications we receive, we may only contact you if we may be interested in partnering with you on a future program/event. Thank you for your interest in library-sponsored events.

Looking for rooms to book? Visit Milpitas Library's Meeting Room page, or discover rooms at other libraries on the Book a Room page.