Santa Monica Public Library (SMPL) is a municipal public library system in Santa Monica, CA. The system includes five libraries: the Main Library in downtown Santa Monica, the Ocean Park Branch Library, the Montana Avenue Branch Library, the Fairview Branch Library, and the Pico Branch Library. The library serves the Santa Monica area, as well as residents of the larger Los Angeles area.  The library's mission is to provide resources, services and a place for the community to Read, Connect, Relax and Learn. In addition to standard library services, SMPL presents a large number of author talks, learning workshops, concerts, plays and much more. Visit the library's website at http://smpl.org for more information.