Contact Us — Library Phone & Email Directory



Systemwide Services...

  • Administration Headquarters
    117 Union St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    831-427-7706   
  • Bookmobile
    831-427-7721   
  • Community Information Database
    831-427-7707   ext. 5745
  • Dial-a-Story
    Para escuchar en espaƱol llame a Telecuentos
    831-420-5780   
  • Friends of the Libraries
    831-427-7716   
  • Genealogical Collection
    Collection available during Downtown Branch open hours; call ahead to verify volunteer staffing.
    831-427-7707   ext. 5794
  • Interlibrary Loan Department
    ill@santacruzpl.org
    831-427-7726   
  • Kidreach
    831-427-7717   
  • Library Account Questions
    Press 3 to speak to staff.
    831-427-7707   
  • Programs/Classes/Events
    831-427-7717   
  • Senior Library Services
    831-427-7717   
  • Telecuentos
    831-420-5781   
  • Telephone Reference
    Hours: Mon-Thurs 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1pm-5pm
    831-427-7713   
  • Veterans Connect
    831-535-6845   
  • Volunteer Office
    831-427-7700   ext. 7615

Branch Libraries...

Library Department Heads...

  • Susan Nemitz
    Library Director
    831-427-7706   ext. 7611
    nemitzs@santacruzpl.org
  • Janis O'Driscoll
    Assistant Director
    831-427-7706   ext. 7662
    odriscollj@santacruzpl.org
  • Jessica Goodman
    Regional Manager, North County (Branciforte, Downtown, Garfield Park)
    831-427-7706   ext. 7612
    goodmanj@santacruzpl.org
  • Heather Norquist
    Regional Manager, Mid-County (Aptos, Capitola, La Selva Beach, Live Oak)
    831-427-7706   ext. 7698
    norquisthc@santacruzpl.org
  • Laura Whaley
    Regional Manager, Valleys (Boulder Creek, Felton, Scotts Valley)
    831-427-7706   ext. 7734
    whaleyl@santacruzpl.org
  • Shelley Bodamer
    Manager, Collection Management Services
    831-427-7706   ext. 7660
    bodamers@santacruzpl.org