Effective Thursday 3/19, the Willows Library, including the Bayliss and Elk Creek branches, will be closed until further notice. We are still available via email at willowslibrary(@)yahoo.com. In response to recommendations made by the California Department of Public Health and as a precaution to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), in-person services will be temporarily suspended and the library building closed to the public. We will make changes as necessary and as new information becomes available.

We are still available by telephone or email to assist you with the following services:
– Zip books:
Request books or audiobooks that are not currently in our collection and they will be ordered from Amazon by the library and shipped directly to your home. When you are finished with the item return it to the library to be added to the collection for the entire community to enjoy!
– E-book & Audio collection: contact us if you need help setting up your account to download from the library’s collection of online ebooks and audio here: https://northnet.overdrive.com/ and magazines available here: https://www.rbdigital.com/northnetca/service/magazines

Online open access to resources for teaching and learning with Gale databases: https://www.gale.com/covid19access

enki Library: read enki titles online or download and open in Adobe Digital Editions on desktop, laptop or Android / iOS tablet or phone. http://demo.enkilibrary.org/

–Audible Stories: https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

– ABDO Digital Bookshelf: https://abdobooks.com/covid-19-resources

– Scholastic Learn at Home: https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

Scholastic Home Base (fun activities based on popular characters and book series): https://kids.scholastic.com/kids/home/

Book & Reading Engagement Kits: https://www.teachingbooks.net/

Link to the Library Catalog: https://willows.bywatersolutions.com/

Reference/Information requests

Jody Meza
Library Director

(530) 934-5156
(530) 934-2225
201 N. Lassen St.
Willows, CA 95988
  • Sun: Closed
  • Mon: Closed
  • Tue: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Library Director Jody Meza

Jody Meza headshot