All SBPL locations will open at 12 PM on Thursday, June 27 due to staff training.


5/21-7/14: Eastside Library will be closed due to construction work.


Storm Recovery Resources


Assessment and Recovery from the Santa Barbara Winter Storm 

You may have questions as you return home after the recent storm and floodwaters and assess for property for potential damage. The following resources are available to answer those questions and help you during recovery after the storm. 

In-person assistance is available through the Santa Barbara Public Library’s Community Connections program, which offers appointments for one-on-one assistance with navigating community resources and social services. Adult Education staff and the Library’s contracted social services support worker can answer questions and make referrals. This free service is available in English and Spanish. Appointments can be made by calling (805) 963-3727 or (805) 962-7653 or by visiting either Central Library or Eastside Library.


Returning to Your Home After a Flood

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Assess Damages and Begin Repairs

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Health and Wellness

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Tax Relief

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Winter Storm Recovery for Businesses

There are various governmental programs that can assist businesses and the public with disaster recovery, listed below is an overview of the programs and points of contact for assistance.

Home Owner & Business Assistance Resources

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