Using the Library

St. Louis Public Library 150th anniversary and My 1st Library cards are now available.


Have one of these?  If you don't, you should think about getting one.  Having a Library card from St. Louis Public Library opens up a world of possibilities.

Here are just a few of the benefits you will enjoy with your Library card:

  • online answers with Ask a Librarian
  • high quality online databases  
  • high-speed Internet computers
  • wireless Internet at 14 locations
  • Downloadable movies, music, eBooks, audiobooks and magazines for your home computer, tablet or mobile device
  • entertaining and informative author events, reading clubs and book discussions 
  • and of course, borrowing any of the more than 4.5 million books, videos, CDs and other materials owned by the Library