Library Partnership

City Project Partnerships

Since November 2002, the city and Sacramento Public Library have been partnering to enhance service levels at Sylvan Oaks Library. The city approves supplemental funding to allow Sylvan Oaks Library to be open 4 more hours each week than any other library in the county.

Sacramento Public Library Logo

Through the years, Sylvan Oaks Library has seen circulation, programs, and attendance increase dramatically. The City Council is proud to support these enhanced services as a means to improve quality of life in Citrus Heights for our residents. The city and Sacramento Public Library have partnered on many projects such as increased library hours and improved technology such as:

  • 13 additional hours per week of library services to the community (year to year)
  • The purchase of 2 early childhood literacy computers
  • The purchase of 1 computer workstation for the visually impaired
  • The purchase of some merchandising furniture and display fixtures
  • The purchase of laptop computer lab with 20 computers and 1 printer
  • Creation of consistent opening hours of operation on Friday and Saturday with a total of 4 additional hours of service every week

Library Operating Hours

Day of the Week
Hours of Operation
Tuesday10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Library Services

All shelves are filled to capacity to accommodate the approximately 80,000-item collection. Slavic, Chinese, Spanish, and Russian language materials are in demand. Adult seating is primarily at large tables, except for a few lounge seats. The teen area is a nook with beanbag chairs and neon signage. The community room is large enough to accommodate library and community programs. Groups of 10 or more are allowed to use the room for meetings as well as in literacy tutoring meetings.

Library Services Facts & Figures

  • Popular Served: 105,920 people
  • Building Size: 12,500 square feet
  • Collection Size: 84,296 volumes
  • Reader Seating: 77 seats
  • Public Computers: 19 computers
  • Community Room: 100 seats

For More Information

Sacramento Public Library

828 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-264-2700
Phone: 800-209-4627

Sylvan Oaks Library

6700 Auburn Boulevard
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
Phone: 916-264-2700