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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…

Genealogy

St. Louis Obituaries St. Louis Obituaries

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

U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control… U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control…

This record collection in Ancestry LE contains cards that record details for members of the U.S. armed forces interred in national cemeteri…
This record collection in Ancestry LE contains cards that record details for members of the U.S. armed forces interred in national cemeteri…

Family Histories Family Histories

Conduct your genealogical search by using one of our 2,900 family histories arranged by family name.
Conduct your genealogical search by using one of our 2,900 family histories arranged by family name.

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…

Searching for Newspapers Searching for Newspapers

There is a fairly easy way to search in WorldCat.org for newspapers associated with a particular American city or county.
There is a fairly easy way to search in WorldCat.org for newspapers associated with a particular American city or county.

Exhibits

‘We are Shakespeare’ exhibit opens Sept.… ‘We are Shakespeare’ exhibit at Central Library

St. Louis Public Library's “We Are Shakespeare” exhibit runs through Nov. 4 at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street. Celebrate the Bard with a witty exhibit that kicks the dust off the pages and brings his work to life.
St. Louis Public Library opens the “We Are Shakespeare” exhibit on Sept. 5 at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street. Celebrate the Bard with a…

Shakespeare for Kids Shakespeare for Kids

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Most adults have trouble reading Shakespeare. One reason is that it's cumbersome....it was meant to be heard, not read. Sometimes even the…
Most adults have trouble reading Shakespeare. One reason is that it's cumbersome....it was meant to be heard, not read. Sometimes even the…

Shakespeare and the Visual Arts Shakespeare and the Visual Arts

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Shakespeare lived in a world of more than words-- architecture, clothing, jewelry, furniture, handicrafts, and more. His life spanned the…
Shakespeare lived in a world of more than words-- architecture, clothing, jewelry, furniture, handicrafts, and more. His life spanned the…

Shakespeare in Music Shakespeare in Music

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Our minds are blown! SLPL has more than 300 items related to Shakespeare in Music! Who knew? Something that we haven't thought about before is that "It…
Our minds are blown! SLPL has more than 300 items related to Shakespeare in Music! Who knew? Something that we haven't thought about before is that "It…

Novels inspired by Shakespeare Novels inspired by Shakespeare

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If you've been to the Library's "We are Shakespeare" exhibit at Central Library, you'll have learned that Shakespeare was never m…
If you've been to the Library's "We are Shakespeare" exhibit at Central Library, you'll have learned that Shakespeare was never m…

Digital Content

Streaming Music Comes to SLPL Streaming Music Comes to SLPL

St. Louis Public Library is proud to announce that you can now stream five hours of music per day through the Library’s Freegal Music servi…
St. Louis Public Library is proud to announce that you can now stream five hours of music per day through the Library’s Freegal Music servi…

Digital Content Digital Content

SLPL offers a large variety of digital content, including downloadables, online resources, courses and tutorials, language classes, exhibi…
SLPL offers a large variety of digital content, including downloadables, online resources, courses and tutorials, language classes, exhibi…

ABCmouse.com now offered at St. Louis Pu… ABCmouse.com now offered at St. Louis Public Library

St. Louis Public Library now offers free access to ABCmouse.com for Libraries in all of our locations. Winner of numerous awards from national education, parent and media organizations, ABCmouse.com offers a highly engaging, expert-designed curriculum for preschool, pre-k, kinde…
St. Louis Public Library now offers free access to ABCmouse.com for Libraries in all of our locations. Winner of numerous awards from natio…

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

Lynda.com Lynda.com

Online learning library that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills from over 3,000 engaging video courses t…
Lynda.com is an online learning library that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills from over 3,000 engaging video courses taught by recognized industry experts.

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