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Directions to the Library

Exterior of libraryThe Library is located at 585 Franklin St, Mountain View, CA 94041 between Mercy and Church St. 
 
        Public Transit
        From 85 North
        From 101 North
        From 101 South
        From 237
        From 280

Where to Park

  • Franklin St. and Mercy St.
  • Franklin Street parking lot
  • Underground parking beneath the Library on Mercy Street.
  • Please note that the Sunday Farmers' Market will continue to move to Parking Lot 12 (Bryant and California Streets) on Sunday Levi's Stadium event days.

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From 85 North

  • Take El Camino Real North exit.
  • Follow El Camino Real until you reach Castro Street.
  • Right turn on Castro Street.
  • Left on Mercy Street.
  • The Library is on Franklin Street, between Mercy and Church Streets. Parking is available in the Franklin Street parking lot, on Franklin Street itself, or in the underground parking beneath the Library on Mercy Street.

From 101 North

  • Take the Shoreline Boulevard Exit
  • Right on Shoreline Blvd.
  • Left on California Street.
  • Right on Franklin Street.
  • The Library is on Franklin Street, between Mercy and Church Streets. Parking is available in the Franklin Street parking lot, on Franklin Street itself, or in the underground parking beneath the Library on Mercy Street.

From 101 South

  • Take the Shoreline Boulevard Exit
  • Right turn on Shoreline Blvd (which will lead you back over 101).
  • Left turn on California Street.
  • Right turn on Franklin Street.
  • The Library is on Franklin Street, between Mercy and Church Streets. Parking is available in the Franklin Street parking lot, on Franklin Street itself, or in the underground parking beneath the Library on Mercy Street.

From 237

  • 237 becomes Grant Road when it intersects with El Camino Real.
  • Right turn at El Camino Real.
  • Right on Castro Street.
  • Left on Mercy Street.
  • The Library is on Franklin Street, between Mercy and Church Streets. Parking is available in the Franklin Street parking lot, on Franklin Street itself, or in the underground parking beneath the Library on Mercy Street.

From 280

  • Take 85 North exit.
  • Take the El Camino Real North exit.
  • Right turn on Castro Street.
  • Left turn on Mercy Street.
  • The Library is on Franklin Street, between Mercy and Church Streets. Parking is available in the Franklin Street parking lot, on Franklin Street itself, or in the underground parking beneath the Library on Mercy Street.

Public Transit

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Nearby VTA Bus Stops

  • Castro & Mercy VTA 51, VTA 52, and Mountain View Community Shuttle 
  • Villa & Franklin VTA 40 
  • California & Bryant VTA 21
  • El Camino & Castro VTA 22 and VTA 522

VTA Light Rail - Orange Line (Mountain View - Alum Rock)

Caltrain - Mountain View 

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