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History of the Library

The El Cerrito Library was founded in 1913 and has undergone several expansions and renovations since then. It currently circulates over 200,000 items per year, but its space is limited and it is in need of an upgrade. The citizens of El Cerrito, the library staff, and the many volunteers who contribute their time are looking forward to the day when the library will have a larger and more modern facility. Read more about the library’s history.