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Just Read! Summer Reading @ SLPL

Join St. Louis Public Library’s Summer Reading Program between May 22 and July 29, at your local Branch or online. SLPL Summer Reading Prog…

Central Library Tours

Don’t take our word for it, see the grandeur for yourself! Join us for an architectural tour of this remarkable beauty, led by our highly k…

Book Club In A Bag

Do you enjoy discussing books with your friends? If so, why not start a Book Club? We can help make it easy with our Book Club in a Bag tit…

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Friends of the St. Louis Public Library provide annual support for the St. Louis Public Library, a living cultural institution that enriches…

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Summer Camps @ SLPL Summer Camps @ SLPL

What are your kids doing this summer? Sign them up for one or more of the fun, exciting and educational summer camps offered for free by St…
What are your kids doing this summer? Sign them up for one or more of the fun, exciting and educational summer camps offered for free by St…

Be A Part of Our Story! Be A Part of Our Story!

Be Part of Our Story... Become a Friend of the St. Louis Public Library. St. Louis Public Library has a great story and we want you to be p…
Be Part of Our Story... Become a Friend of the St. Louis Public Library. St. Louis Public Library has a great story and we want you to be p…

Where Imagination Lives: Part 3 Where Imagination Lives: Part 3

Where will your imagination take you? With over 4 million items in our collection, a St. Louis Public Library ca…
Where will your imagination take you? With over 4 million items in our collection, a St. Louis Public Library ca…

SLPL @ Your Fingertip! SLPL @ Your Fingertip!

Download St. Louis Public Library’s App. Gain easy access to: Your Account Our Catalog Location and Hours Events Library News Reserve a…
Download St. Louis Public Library’s App. Gain easy access to: Your Account Our Catalog Location and Hours Events Library News Reserve a…

Downloadables Downloadables

St. Louis Public Library offers several downloadable and digital materials to enhance the electronic library experience.
St. Louis Public Library offers several downloadable and digital materials to enhance the electronic library experience.

Exhibits

World War I: My Fellow Soldiers exhibit World War I: My Fellow Soldiers exhibit

St. Louis Public Library commemorates the centenary of America's official involvement in the First World War, with the new exhibit, “ World War I: My Fellow Soldiers, “ running April 3-August 19 at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street.
St. Louis Public Library commemorates the centenary of America's official involvement in the First World War, with the new exhibit, “ World…

American Entry into World War I American Entry into World War I

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American declared war on Germany on April 6, 1917 and on their allies Austria-Hungary on December 7, 1917. The main reason was Germany's su…
American declared war on Germany on April 6, 1917 and on their allies Austria-Hungary on December 7, 1917. The main reason was Germany's su…

Soldiers of the Great War Soldiers of the Great War

Below is an alphabetized list of St. Louis city and county men who were killed during World War I. Men on the list were in the United States Army. The list was compiled from names given in the three volume book set “Soldiers of the Great War” (1920) comp. by W.M. Haulsee et al. …
Below is an alphabetized list of St. Louis city and county men who were killed during World War I. Men on the list were in the United State…

World War I Films World War I Films

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To recognize the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entering the "Great War," we wanted to highlight the diverse array of movies inspired by the conflict. Also be sure to check out the World War I exhibit at Central Library from April 3rd to August 19th.
To recognize the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entering the "Great War," we wanted to highlight the diverse array of movies inspi…

World War I: Movies, Music, Memoirs World War I: Movies, Music, Memoirs & Literature

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In association with the "World War I: My Fellow Soldiers" exhibit at Central Library, we have put together a list of books celebrating the movies, music, memoirs, and literature created by or about those affected by the events of World War I.
In association with the "World War I: My Fellow Soldiers" exhibit at Central Library, we have put together a list of books celebrating the m…

Genealogy

Where Do I Begin? Where Do I Begin?

One of the questions we receive most often in the Genealogy Room is: “How do I start researching my family history?” It’s possible that som…
One of the questions we receive most often in the Genealogy Room is: “How do I start researching my family history?” It’s possible that som…

U.S., Album of Criminals, 1906 U.S., Album of Criminals, 1906

This record collection in Ancestry.com was created by the International Association of Chiefs of Police in 1906. It includes information co…
This record collection in Ancestry.com was created by the International Association of Chiefs of Police in 1906. It includes information co…

St. Louis Obituaries St. Louis Obituaries

Search the current index of St. Louis obituaries.
Search the current index of St. Louis obituaries.

Vietnam War—U.S. Navy Photos Vietnam War—U.S. Navy Photos

One of the reference databases SLPL subscribes to is Fold3.com. Fold3.com concentrates on military records (although it also provides acces…
One of the reference databases SLPL subscribes to is Fold3.com. Fold3.com concentrates on military records (although it also provides acces…

Records of World War I Records of World War I

We in St. Louis are fortunate, in that 20th century American military records are housed at the National Personnel Records Center in North …
We in St. Louis are fortunate, in that 20th century American military records are housed at the National Personnel Records Center in North …

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