The City of National City is here to serve you. While in-person services are limited, many services are available online. For more details, please visit our Coronavirus page here.  


Due to State and County directives the
Library building is CLOSED, however, our eLibrary is always OPEN
and Curbside Pickup is available 12-7pm Monday - Thursday.


Virtual Story Time:  Let's Say Hi to Friends Who Fly! 
read by Mrs. H.

eCard Thin Banner


English & Spanish Banner

 How It Works  |  Comp Funciona





Hoopla instantly streams thousands of movies, music, comics, TV shows, eBooks and audiobooks to your digital device. No worrying about holds or late fees. Create an account.

Hoopla on the Web | Android  | iOS| RokuFire TV | Apple TV

Get the app for Apple or Android
Need Help?

 Enki Library offers access to eBooks in PDF and EPUB formats from publishers

Enki California Digital Library
Additional eBooks available freely to all California residents. No Library Card required or hold queue

Overdrive allows you to check out eBooks, audiobooks and more.

How to access Overdrive 

To access, click the Overdrive picture. Click on the menu icon ≡.  Choose National City as your library and enter your library card number.



Auto Repair Source

 Flipster Provides digital versions of the latest issues of popular magazines.

Library card number required to view from home

 Tumble Books are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading!

 Auto Repair Sources provides accurate, and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands vehicles.

Mango New Logo

Pronunciator Logo


 Mango offers 70+ languages to learn with the option of learning English from 21 different source language.
Account Setup  Text Video
Languages Available
 Pronunciator offers 98 languages to learn. Learning English from 63 different source Languages.
Accessar a la pagina de internet
Account Setup: Text | Video
 Ancestry Library Edition is a genealogy research tool  that provides access to unique resources for genealogical and historical research. 
 learning express

Lexia Power Up

 Learning Express Library provides over 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests and eBooks for patrons of all ages.

Lexia Power Up helps readers in grades 6–12 become proficient readers and confident learners

Contact or 619-470-5860 to create an account

 Americas News Magazines provides full-text articles from familiar magazines.

 USA Today | San Diego Union Tribune | New York Post | The Atlantic | The Guardian | Financial Times (30 day embargo)

To access, click on the title you want. Select Click here for additional log in options. Enter NationalCity as Library and enter your barcode number

   More eResources available here  

Community Services