Curbside Service is temporarily closed starting Wednesday, January 13, 2021. Get more information
Fines and fees will accrue for materials checked out on or after May 26, 2020.
The Passport program has been temporarily suspended and all the appointments have been cancelled.
Please visit the City of Thousand Oaks website for information on the current COVID-19 situation.

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Virtual StorytimeWinter 2021 Storytime

Wednesdays, January 13 – March 31
10:30 am - 10:45 am

Virtual Bilingual Storytime

Thursdays: January 28, February 25, March 25
10:30a m - 10:45 am

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January Take & Make 3 journals


Take & Make

Take home a FREE DIY Journal!

SIGN UP: January 1-20, 2021*
: When the curbside service resumes

Decorate journal with your own supplies at home!

Register for a free DIY journal and design a custom journal (Dimensions: 3-3/4" X 5-3/4" )* for the New Year! Participants will receive a confirmation email when their kit is ready for Curbside pick up.

For ages 5+. Registration Required.  One kit per library card.

Adults welcome to participate!

*While Supplies Last  

Booklists for Inclusive Schools Week

Join us in celebrating #InclusiveSchoolsWeek! Books can provide kids opportunities to see themselves represented in literature and help them learn about others. Let us celebrate the discovery, exploration, and achievement of ALL students.

Inclusive Booklist - JJ
JJ Fiction & Non-Fiction Picture Books

Inclusive Booklist - J
J Fiction & Non-Fiction Books

Inclusive Booklist - YA
YA Fiction & Non-Fiction Books

Teens & Tweens


Virtual Homework Center

For students in Kindergarten through 8th grade

Starting September 30, 2020

(Closed on all CVUSD holidays & breaks)
Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. via Zoom

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Get homework help from Thousand Oaks Library volunteers via Zoom! A parent or guardian must sit in on the Zoom session.

Not affiliated with Conejo Valley Unified School District.

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Winter Challenge BannerWinter Reading Challenge

The new year is a time for reflection and re-invigoration. What better way to do that than to cozy up with inspiring books this winter? We encourage readers to choose books and stories from an array of diverse authors and topics & celebrate the transformative power of seeing oneself reflected in a book.


This is an all-ages program.


Get Ready for College

Find out more about college-related programs - from college admissions to practice tests to navigating through the college process. Learn how you can use your library card to access online practice tests such as ACT, SAT, AP and more.

High School Test Prep Resources

Brainfuse help now

FREE Live online tutoring for all learners

Access real-time assistance through the intuitive Brainfuse HelpNow online tutoring. Brainfuse HelpNow tutors are trained to not provide answers, but to help users master a problem’s underlying academic concept. Brainfuse HelpNow offers tutoring services in English and Spanish.

Available daily from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Grade K - Adult Learners

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Virtual Reading Buddies

Children • Grades 1 - 4

Virtual Reading Buddies is a program sponsored by the Thousand Oaks Library matching attentive volunteers with students in grades 1- 4.

Volunteers work with students to help them improve their reading confidence and enjoyment.

Online Registration is required. Space is limited.

12 Weeks: Tuesdays, January 12 - March 30, 2021

3:30 - 4:00 pm or 4:00 - 4:30 pm for a 30-minute Zoom session

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Curbside Hold Pickup Service

Curbside Pickup allows patrons to pick up library materials they placed on hold through the Library catalog or by phone.

Read Curbside Pickup FAQs to get started.

Virtual Library eResources for Grades K to 12

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