When people hear the word “library” a few things typically come to mind, namely librarians and books. But a library is run by people working in many different roles. They’re all helping community members with much more than book recommendations. Our series Spend a Day with a Library Worker takes you inside the lives of our library staff in different roles and follows them on a typical workday.
Our libraries are hosting many outdoor events and activities for kids and families, including storytimes and StoryWalks®. Visit our online calendar of events to learn more about what’s going on at a library or community location near you!
We selected eight beloved branches with outdoor spaces and asked customers on social media to vote for their favorites. See which branch earned the top spot!
If you use OverDrive through the Library to check out eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and more, you should know about upcoming security changes.
In this first installment of the West End Stories Project, we spoke with local musician Nathaniel Leroy Davis about his memories of the West End.
'Scarecoronas' are the brainchild of Tina Gutierrez, Reggie Kuhns, and René Micheo. You may have seen the popping up all over Northside in May. Now, thanks to a collaboration with Library Intern Mark Minelli, you can enjoy them online at your leisure!
The Library's Black Events and Exhibits Committee has compiled multiple resources for community members who are interested in learning more about anti-racism.
One Library staff member reflects on her own homeschooling journey. She offers tips and how the Library can be an invaluable resource for parents and caregivers who want to homeschool their child, whether it's forever or just during COVID-19.