The mission of the Butte County Library is to serve the Learning, Cultural, and Community needs of the diverse populations of our County.

Upcoming Holiday Closure: 

  • Saturday, February 18, 2023: All locations will be closed for Presidents' Day.
  • Library Administration and Literacy Services will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2023.

Important Message:


Starting January 3, 2023, all branches have new hours. 

Butte County Library will continue to offer learning and literacy programs, as well as other online programs, for Butte County residents. For an updated calendar of programs and events, visit our online calendar

Comments and questions about these changes can be submitted through our Public Comment Form.


California State Library Parks Passes are available!

Butte County Library is providing free vehicle day-use entry to over 200 participating state park units operated by State Parks to library-card holders. The California State Library Parks Pass is valid for entry of one passenger vehicle with capacity of nine people or less or one highway licensed motorcycle.

Butte County Library patrons can check out the State Library Parks Pass at any of our branches. If you don’t have a library card, visit your local library to get one. The library card and park pass are free!

  • 3 week checkout, no renewals
  • Butte County Library card is required

Request a pass today!

View the interactive map of participating California Libraries and State Parks.

Learn more about the State Library Parks Pass program.

The pass will not be accepted at state park units operated by federal or local government and private agencies or concessionaires. Also, the pass is not valid for per-person entry or tour fees (such as museums), boat use, camping, group use or sites, special events, additional/extra vehicle fees, sanitation disposal use or for supplemental fees. To see a list of parks not accepting the pass click here, and read full terms and conditions here.

 Quick News


Starting January 3, 2023, all Branches will have new open hours. For more information and to view these new hours, please visit our Locations and Hours page.


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