Cancer and Genetics

Gain a better understanding of what the BRCA1/2 genes are and how they relate to breast and ovarian cancer, the role of family history in determining cancer risk, gene testing, and more. Presented by Genetic Counselor, Ashley Navarro, M.S., LCGC of Palo Alto Medical Foundation. 

Wednesday, October 26
7–8:30 p.m.
Library Program Room


NoveList Plus

Wondering what to read next? Use NoveList Plus to find reading recommendations and read-alike authors similar to your favorites. You can also see suggestions when using the Library's catalog by scrolling down to the bottom of the page. 


Ayurvedic Medicine

Increase energy, lose weight and live a long and healthy life with Ayurveda, the 5,000-year-old system of health from India. Join us for this holistic health presentation by Cynthia Copple, Director of the Lotus Holistic Health Institute. 

Monday, November 7
7 p.m.
Library Program Room


3M Cloud Library App Icon is Changing

Introducing the new cloudLibrary app icon. The updated icon design will be released towards the end of September. Users will experience no other major changes to the app apart from the icon logo update. Enjoy the same great ebook service with a new look and name!


Multimedia Designer's Laptop

Sign up to borrow our Multimedia Designer's Laptop for use in the Library. The laptop is loaded with high-end design software, such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and more.

Read more about it and reserve your time here.



Sunnyvale Public Library

Discover your next book with NoveList Plus

NoveList PlusWondering what to read next? Use NoveList Plus to find reading recommendations based on books you've already read and love. Type the name of a favorite book or author and NoveList Plus will recommend read-alikes similar to your favorites. You can also access NoveList Plus selections directly from the Library's catalog page. Type and enter the title of a book and scroll to the bottom of the results page to see reading recommendations, reviews and series information.

How to access: Visit NoveList Plus, and if you are accessing this resource from home, enter your 14-digit Sunnyvale Library card number. For guidance on using this resource, visit the Help page, located in the top right corner of NoveList Plus.

Online Video Tutorials and Training with - New

Want to learn something new? is an online educational site that includes over 3,000 courses (and over 130,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business. Experts create and deliver all courses as well as provide supplemental materials like exercise files and relevant work samples. For access to multimedia software, like Photoshop, the Library offers the Multimedia Designer's Laptop for Library Use!

How to access: Visit, enter your 14-digit Sunnyvale Library card number and 8-digit birthdate (MMDDYYYY) and click "Log in." Complete your profile with your name and email address and click "Save." 

Download Mobile Library App!

Mobile!Use the Library on the go with our new Sunnyvale Public Library app powered by Boopsie. Search the catalog, view holds, find Library events, renew materials, and browse our eResources from the palm of your hand. Visit your device's app store to download Sunnyvale Library Boopsie for free! Available for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Blackberry, and more. 

Discover and Go Free Museum Pass Program

Discover & Go Museum Pass ProgramLooking for a free, fun, educational outing for the family or an excursion for out-of-town guests? Sunnyvale Public Library has joined with other libraries to offer Discover & Go passes for Library cardholders to many Northern California museums and cultural institutions.

Discover & Go is a new service that allows Sunnyvale Library cardholders to print passes online for specific museums. Each Discover & Go pass expires the day after the reservation date. Library cardholders can reserve up to two passes at one time. Some of the museums that are available for free or at discounted prices include: The Marine Mammal Center, Charles M. Schulz Museum, The Tech Museum and the Pacific Pinball Museum. The full list of participating museums that are available to Sunnyvale Library cardholders can be found by going to Discover & Go. Tutor.comStudents in grades K-12 can receive specialized one-to-one tutoring help in the areas of math, science, English, social studies and writing. Students may also get help preparing for the ACT, PSAT, and SAT. This service is also available in Spanish. Professional tutors are available online from 3 - 11 p.m. through any internet-enabled computer or mobile device. FREE with library card at


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