El Modena Branch Library

The El Modena Branch Library is currently closed.

Curbside Holds Pickup Service is available at the Main Library

Monday - Tuesday from 10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Wednesday - Friday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Our book drop at the Main Library is also open for library materials return. 

Click here for more information about Curbside Service at the Main Library

Interior of the El Modena Branch Library


  • Located near the corner of S. Hewes St. and Marmon Ave.
  • Served by OCTA bus route 167


  • Homework Center
  • Community Room (available for rental)
  • Book and media collections for children, teens, and adults
  • Bookdrops for returning materials when the library is closed

Available Technology

  • Wi-Fi throughout building
  • Public PCs for children, teens and adults
  • Black and white -and- color printing (fee)
  • Early Learning PCs for children
  • Black and white copy machine (fee)

Children's Story Time Schedule

  • Morning story time every Monday at 10:30 a.m.