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Library Features

The Signal Hill Library offers a collection that includes resources for all ages: young adult, fiction, non-fiction, large print, Spanish and Khmer language, periodicals, DVDs, and audio books. Free WiFi and computers are available.


Signal Hill Public Library Has Moved!
To make way for construction of the new library
building, Signal Hill Public Library has relocated to
temporary quarters in the Signal Hill Community
Center (just past the basketball courts). Come visit us at our new location!            

Inter-library Loan

Patrons may request books and other materials that are not available at the Signal Hill Library through our Inter-library Loan Program. Two FREE requests per month thereafter $2.00.
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Library Services for People with Print Disabilities California’s Library Services for People with Print Disabilities, in association with the Library of Congress, provides free Braille and audio books, magazines and playback equipment to all eligible Californians unable to read standard print. Follow the California's Library Services link to find your local braille and talking book library and sign up for free library service.

Public Access Computers
We offer 4 access computers featuring Microsoft
and World Book online.

  • Computers equipped with Microsoft Office 2013, internet access, flash drives available to patrons who have a valid library card and reservations are on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • ADULTS may have access to a computer for one hour per day with limited additional time if no other patrons are waiting to use a computer.
  • YOUTH ages 10 to 17 may have internet access with a valid library card and signed permission from a parent or legal guardian. 
  • CHILDREN ages 4 to 9 have access to pre-programmed educational games. Children under 4 must have a parent with them at all times while using the computer.
  • Computer Print-out Fees: $0.15 per page in black-and-white.
Proctored Exams
The library offers proctored exams by appointment for a fee of $25.00 per exam either in print form or online. Please email us at to make an appointment.

Bricks on the Hilltop
Be a part of Signal Hill history by purchasing a brick to be engraved in Hilltop Park. Order forms are now available.



Signal Hill Public Library
now has E-books and
the World Book
Encyclopedia online.

Just use your library card and pin to sign on the library catalog at https://signalhill.biblionix.com/
to access these great new services.
If you need assistance please contact the library. 

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
     12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
     10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Closed Sundays and City Holidays


Signal Hill Library

1780 E. Hill Street
Signal Hill, CA  90755

(562) 989-7323 Phone
(562) 989-7392 Fax

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Upcoming Library Events

First Friday of the Month, 11:30 am
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Antique Appraisal Day
Saturday, April 8, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Ever wonder if your rare/collectible or heirloom item is of value? Come to our Antique
Appraisal Day and find out ! All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Signal Hill Library.


Family Movie Night
Friday, April 14, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The Fantastic Mr. Fox
Mr. Fox has promised not to raid his neighbors’ chickens. When he breaks his promise can he save his family and friends from danger? Adapted from the Roald Dahl book.


L.A. Opera Talk

Wednesday, April 19
Join us for an interactive presentation given by one of LA Opera’s Community Educators! To register please call 562-989-7323 or visit the library.     


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