Veterans Resource Center

Veterans Resources Flyer Nov 2019

Veterans Resources

Welcome to the online Veterans Resource Center. Here veterans and their families can find information on the various benefits they have earned through their service, as well as other useful resources for life after the military. Navigate between the different categories by using the tabs on left side of the screen.

Recommended Resources

Cal Vet Resource Book Opens in new window

California Veterans Resource Book
Published annually by the California Department of Veterans Affairs, this book provides assistance in accessing the wide variety of services and benefits available to veterans and family members.

VA U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors
This booklet contains a brief overview of the most commonly sought information concerning veterans benefits and services.

After The Military Handbook 2016 Opens in new window

After the Military Handbook
Think of your transition to civilian life as a journey. This handbook serves as your guide, offering insight and information as you travel along your route. Once you know your options, you will be able to make informed decisions about the choices open to you and your family.

Veterans Search Records Opens in new window

Military Service Records and/or DD 214 Request 
If you need to request a copy of your military service records or your DD 214 Separation Documents, you can do so by clicking the link above or the button at the left and following the instructions.

About the Veterans Resource Center and Veterans Connect @ the Library

The Veterans Resource Center, as well as related library programs and services, are supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian. It is also supported through partnerships with the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet), the California Association of County Veterans Service Officers (CACVSO), and other local veterans organizations.

The Veterans Resource Center is a part of Veterans Connect @ the Library, a collaborative project between CalVet and libraries across the state launched to increase access to benefits, services, and resources for veterans and their families. To learn more, visit