Grab & Go

Grab & Go

No more waiting! Grab your requested items, check them out, and go!

Grab & Go Lobby Service replaces Curbside Pickup. Make your requests online, visit your pickup branch when items are ready, Grab your things from the lobby, check them out yourself, and you’re ready to Go.

When items are ready, you can pick them up at one of the following locations:

  • Aptos
    • Mon, Tues, Thurs 1pm - 6pm
    • Wed 10am - 3pm
    • Fri 12pm - 5pm
  • Downtown Santa Cruz
    • Mon - Thurs 1pm - 6pm
    • Fri 10am - 3pm
    • Sat 12pm - 5pm
  • Felton
    • Tues, Wed, Thurs 1pm - 6pm
    • Fri 10am - 3pm
    • Sat 12pm - 5pm
  • Live Oak
    • Tues, Wed, Thurs 1pm - 6pm
    • Fri 10am - 3pm
    • Sat 12pm - 5pm
  • Scotts Valley
    • Mon, Tue, Thurs 1pm - 6pm
    • Wed 10am - 3pm
    • Fri 12pm - 5pm

If you have challenges getting to our branch locations or cannot wear a mask for medical reasons, please contact us about having your item(s) mailed to your home.


Book Drop Locations & Hours

All returned items are quarantined before being checked in. Please allow one week after items have been returned for us to check them in and remove them from your account. No late fees will be assessed for the quarantine period.

Open 24/7

You may return items at these locations anytime. Boulder Creek, Branciforte, Garfield Park and La Selva Beach Branches will not be offering curbside pickup.

  • Boulder Creek
  • Branciforte
  • Garfield Park
  • Jade St. Community Center (4400 Jade St., Capitola)
  • La Selva Beach
Open with Limited Hours

You may drop off items at these branches during the designated hours


  • 10am - 6pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
  • 10am - 5pm Wednesday & Friday
  • Book drops closed Saturday & Sunday
  • Use the drive-up or front door book drop


  • 10am - 6pm Monday - Thursday
  • 10am - 5pm Friday & Saturday
  • Book drop closed on Sunday
  • Use the front door book drop


  • 10am - 6pm Tuesday - Thursday
  • 10am - 5pm Friday & Saturday
  • Book drops closed Sunday & Monday
  • Use the front door or sidewalk book drop

Live Oak

  • 10am-6pm Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
  • 10am-5pm Friday & Saturday
  • Book drop closed Sunday & Monday
  • Use the drive-up book drop on the east side of the branch

Scotts Valley

  • 10am - 6pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
  • 10am - 5pm Wednesday & Friday
  • Book drop closed Saturday & Sunday
  • Use the drive-up book drop in front of the branch

SCPL Grab & Go Print Services

The Santa Cruz Public Library System is pleased to provide wireless printing at no charge during the Covid-19 closures. On-the-go mobile printing is easy and convenient with our PrinterOn platform. Print from any internet-connected or WiFi-enabled device, such as a smartphone or laptop, for pickup at the Downtown, Scotts Valley, Aptos, Live Oak or Felton Branch Libraries. Print jobs may be picked up during normal Grab & Go Pickup hours. Print jobs may be sent 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Choose the option below that works best for you!

How Print Pickup Works
  • Print jobs received before 10:30am will be available for same day pickup. Print jobs received after 10:30am will be available the next business day.
  • Print jobs will be held for 10 days, at which point they will be shredded.
  • Total number of pages will be limited to 30 pages or 5 print jobs per patron per day, whichever limit is reached first.
  • Pick up your print job at the selected branch during their Grab & Go hours.
  • Patrons will need to provide the exact email address their prints were sent under
  • No inappropriate images or commercial print jobs will be permitted. Use will be governed by SCPL's Internet and Wireless Access Policy and Code of Conduct Policy.
  • No corrections or reformatting will be provided at the time of print job pickup.

*This service is currently available at the Downtown, Aptos, Live Oak and Felton Branch Libraries and is being offered at no cost.

Print through a Web Browser

Select the branch where you would like to PICK UP your print job


Print by Email

1. Select the branch where you would like to PICK UP your print job

2. Select the type of print job

3. Forward your email (with attached document, if desired) to this email address:

PrinterOn Mobile App

With the PrinterOn app, you can locate a printer, and print pictures, boarding passes, spreadsheets, documents, email attachments, and more, all directly from your mobile device. Apps are available for iOS and Android devices.

Mobile App Instructions

Get iOS App Get Android App

Computer Access

Effective December 4, 2020, access to library computers on-site will be unavailable.

This decision is in response to Governor Newsom's announcement of regional stay at home orders and guidance from public health officials.

WiFi Access

Free WiFi is available 24/7 at all 5 branch locations that offer Grab & Go holds pick up. Those branches include: Aptos, Felton, Downtown, Live Oak, and Scotts Valley. We have extended the reach of our signal to 600 feet beyond each building. We just ask that you practice social distancing and wear a mask near others.

Contact Us

7695 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003

224 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

6121 Gushee Street
Felton, CA 95018

Live Oak
2380 Portola Drive
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Scotts Valley
251 Kings Village Road
Scotts Valley, CA 95066

Telephone Information
Mon - Thurs 10am - 6pm
Fri - Sat 10am - 5pm