St. Louis Public Library Blogs
  • Genealogy Room News »
    Genealogy Room News provides information on book and microfilm materials of likely interest to genealogists, genealogy reference databases, and programs offered by Genealogy Room staff.

  • Scribbler »
    Welcome to Scribbler, the St. Louis Public Library’s creative writing blog, coming to you from the Entertainment, Literature and Biography room on the second floor of Central Library. We’ll try to keep you informed about literary events at Central and throughout the city. We’ll post about hidden gems in the stacks, the latest adds to the new books shelf, and keep you current on the STL Scribblers writing group.

  • St. Louis Public Library Parents »
    Recommendations and resources for parents, teachers and caregivers from SLPL youth services librarians and staff.

  • Grants & Foundation Center »
    Grants & Foundation Center NEWS provides web-based access to Central Library’s information about philanthropy/fundraising/nonprofit operations. Blog posts include updates on philanthropy research and nonprofit best practices training available in the St. Louis region. The G&FC is a Foundation Center Funding Information Network partner.

  • Consumer Health »
    The Good Health Blog Spot provides clear, accurate, and timely information about a wide variety of consumer health issues. Find out about programs and events as well as local resources.

  • Fine Arts »
    The Fine Arts Room blog regularly provides information about newly acquired books, special services, and programs. Occasionally descriptions of the art and architecture of Central Library, programs of other rooms and branches, and other news about SLPL is posted.

  • Culinary »
    Read and enjoy learning about different foods and tastes from around the world. Recipes compliment topics covered in each post as well as cookbooks to read. A tasty and delicious treat!

  • SLPL Spanish Facebook page: Biblioteca Pública de St. Louis »
    The Library’s Spanish-language Facebook page lists library job postings and events, highlights Spanish-language resources from our collections such as books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs, and includes trivia questions on Latino culture.

  • SLPL Book Challenge »
    Ever wonder what your favorite librarians read in their spare time? Find out on the St. Louis Public Library Book Challenge, an up-to-the moment blog of book reviews by St. Louis Public Library staff.

  • Patent & Trademark Resource Centers »
    St. Louis Public Library has been a resource for patents and trademarks for over 100 years. Get today’s information here for entrepreneurs, inventors, and those interested in intellectual property.

  • SLPL Philosophy, Religion, and Social Sciences Room »
    News about Central Library resources and events available to persons interested in BOOKS/libraries, COMPUTER programs/devices, journalism, Occult matters, philosophy, ethics, psychology/SELF-HELP, RELIGION, social groups/"isms", civil & human rights, POLITICS, economics and More.

  • The Studio »
    Find out what’s new in the Film and Music Collection and what events are taking place, including movies in the Central Library auditorium on most Thursdays!

  • SLPL Start Something »
    The SLPL Start Something blog is focused on the business resources at St Louis Public Library and the entrepreneurial scene of St. Louis. We provide access to information about library resources, local events and opportunities, and articles and books of note to the business community.