Beale Memorial Library

701 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact: Facebook | 661.868.0701

Hours: Mondays – Fridays, 11am-6pm


Rathbun Branch Library

200 West China Grade Loop, Bakersfield, CA 93308

Contact: Facebook | 661.393.6431

Hours: Wednesdays & Thursdays, 11am-6pm


Southwest Branch Library

8301 Ming Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311

Contact: Facebook | 661.664.7716

Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays, 11am-6pm


Arvin Branch Library

201 Campus Drive, Arvin, CA 93203

Contact: Facebook | 661.854.5934

Hours: Tuesdays – Thursdays, 11am-6pm


Delano Branch Library

925 Tenth Avenue, Delano, CA 93215

Contact: Facebook | 661.725.1078

Hours: Wednesdays – Fridays, 11am-6pm


Frazier Park Branch Library

3732 Park Drive, Frazier Park, CA 93225

Contact: Facebook | 661.245.1267

Hours: Tuesdays – Thursdays, 11am-6pm


Kern River Valley Branch Library

7054 Lake Isabella Boulevard, Lake Isabella, CA 93240

Contact: Facebook | 760.549.2083

Hours: Wednesdays – Fridays, 11am-6pm


Ridgecrest Branch Library

131 East Las Flores Avenue, Ridgecrest, CA 93555

Contact: Facebook | 760.384.5870

Hours: Mondays – Thursdays, 11am-6pm


Rosamond Branch Library

3611 Rosamond Boulevard, Rosamond, CA 93560

Contact: Facebook | 661.256.3236

Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays, 11am-6pm


Taft Branch Library

27 Cougar Court, Taft, CA 93268

Contact: Facebook | 661.763.3294

Hours: Mondays – Wednesdays, 11am-6pm


Tehachapi Branch Library

212 Green Street, Tehachapi, CA 93561

Contact: Facebook | 661.822.4938

Hours: Wednesdays – Fridays, 11am-6pm


Wasco Branch Library

1102 7th Street, Wasco, CA 93280

Contact: Facebook | 661.758.2114

Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays, 11am-6pm


Buttonwillow Branch Library

101 North Main Street, Buttonwillow, CA 93206

Contact: Facebook | 661.764.5337

Hours: Thursdays & Fridays, 11am-6pm


NEW 2021 Bookmobile Locations | StoryTours

Contact: Twitter

The Kern County Library has partnered up with Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) to launch Story Tours, a new bookmobile service that will bring library services to communities across Kern County through 2021. This partnership is funded by the Virginia & Alfred Harrell Foundation.

Closed Branches

Baker Branch Library

1400 Baker Street, Bakersfield, CA 93305

Contact: Facebook

Holloway-Gonzales Branch Library

506 East Brundage Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93307

Contact: Facebook

Northeast Branch Library

2671 Oswell Street, Suite B, Bakersfield, CA 93306

Contact: Facebook

Shafter Branch Library

236 James Street, Suite 2, Shafter, CA 93263

After Friday July 16, 2021, the Shafter Branch Library will be closed to the public and will no longer be a branch that is part of the Kern County Library system. The City of Shafter will be transitioning over the next several months to open a municipal City Library in the same space. For Shafter residents in need of library services, access the Wasco Branch.

Wilson Branch Library

1901 Wilson Road, Bakersfield, CA 93304

Contact: Facebook

Boron Branch Library

26967 Twenty Mule Team Road, Boron, CA 93516

Contact: Facebook

California City Branch Library

9507 California City Boulevard, California City, CA 93505

Contact: Facebook

Lamont Branch Library

8304 Segrue Road, Lamont, CA 93241

Contact: Facebook

McFarland Branch Library

500 West Kern Avenue, McFarland, CA 93250

Contact: Facebook

Mojave Branch Library

15555 O Street, Mojave, CA 93501

Contact: Facebook

Wofford Heights Branch Library

6400-B Wofford Boulevard, Wofford Heights, CA 93285

Contact: Facebook


Discover our 2021 bookmobile service locations by visiting StoryTours.

Valley, West Kern, East Kern:
Lost Hills, McKittrick, Piute Mountain School, Twin Oaks General Store, Caliente Post Office, Glennville, Woody, Ridgeview, Rosedale

KRV: Weldon, Onyx, Kelso Valley (Paul’s Place), Longview, Vons Plaza, Mountain Vista Market and Gas (South Lake)

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