Public Libraries

The Orange County Public Library has a network of 33 libraries throughout the County. Two branches are in Lake Forest.

Website: https://www.ocpl.org/

The El Toro Branch, at 24672 Raymond Way, Lake Forest, is closed for remodeling.

Phone: (949) 855-8173 

Email: ocpl.eltoro@occr.ocgov.com 

The Foothill Ranch Branch, at 27002 Cabriole, Foothill Ranch, is open with special hours.

Phone: (949) 855-8072 

Email: ocpl.fhr@occr.ocgov.com 

Hours; Tuesday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Friday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

New Hours for Curbside Pickup Service: Tuesday-Thursday noon to 6 p.m. and Friday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.