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San Mateo Libraries will be Closed November 6Tree
San Mateo libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 6, so that all library employees can take part in in-service training.

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BrainfuseBrainfuse - Online Tutoring
Brainfuse is an online tutoring service that allows San Mateo Public Library patrons to connect one-to-one with a tutor and receive live homework help, writing assistance and more! 

Ancestry LibraryAncestry Library Edition
Ancestry Library Edition provides unprecedented online, in-library access to family history information via numerous genealogical databases including census records, passenger lists, and more!

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Wireless PrinterWireless Printing at the Library
Wireless printing is now available at all San Mateo Public Libraries with a library card number.  Download and install the wireless print agent to your laptop then pick up your printouts at a print release station.
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Discover and GoDiscover & Go 
Discover & Go provides San Mateo Public Library cardholders with FREE passes to local museums and more!
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