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John D. Daly Branch Library


John D. Daly Branch Library

Daly City Public Library

A branch of the Daly City Public Library offering general reading materials.


Provides general reading materials for adults, teenagers and children. Also provides public computer workstations, wireless access, reference services, large-print books, music and DVD's, books on tape and CD, community information, newspapers and magazines, collections of Tagalog and Chinese books and movies, and a large collection of Spanish books and DVD's. In addition to physical materials, library card holders can go online for homework tutoring, test preparation and practice tests, eBooks and eAudio books, and online encyclopedias. Exam proctoring is available by appointment. Twice weekly storytimes are offered as well as special programs for children and families. The library participates in the Peninsula Library System (PLS).


Public Transit:

SAMTRANS stops within 1 block.
134 Hillside Blvd., Daly City, CA 94014 37.7020534 -122.4625107 Libraries

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Options:

  • Wheelchair



None for basic service. Late fees $0.15-$0.25/day. PLS hold fee $0.75. Exam proctoring $50/test for residents, $75/test for non-residents. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted.


California resident

How to Apply:

Walk in. Proof of California residency and picture ID from adults is required to receive a library card.

Service Wait Estimate:

No wait.

Service Areas:

  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County