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St. Louis Public Library announces Storytime Theater, a new, reoccurring program which will connect young audiences to the magic of…

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…

Events

Not So Quiet! Live On Olive - Joanna… Not So Quiet! Live On Olive - Joanna…

Sep 20th | 6:30pm - 8:30pm
St. Louis Public Library presents Chicago Blues guitarist Joanna Connor at 7 p.m. on September 20 in front of Central Library, 1301 Olive…
St. Louis Public Library presents Chicago Blues guitarist Joanna Connor at 7 p.m. on September 20 in front of Central Library, 1301 Olive…

Drag Queen Storytime Drag Queen Storytime

Sep 22nd | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The St. Louis Public Library is pleased to host Drag Queen Storytime, celebrating inclusion and diversity for families. Families can…
The St. Louis Public Library is pleased to host Drag Queen Storytime, celebrating inclusion and diversity for families. Families can…

Self-Care Zine Workshop Self-Care Zine Workshop

Sep 26th | 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Create a guide to let yourself relax a bit during hectic times. Use paper, images and a bit of glue to personally tailor a zine for…
Create a guide to let yourself relax a bit during hectic times. Use paper, images and a bit of glue to personally tailor a zine for…

Matthew Horace - The Black and the Blue Matthew Horace - The Black and the Blue

Sep 25th | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Left Bank Books and the Schlafly Library welcome law enforcement and security contributor Matthew Horace, who will sign and discuss his…
Left Bank Books and the Schlafly Library welcome law enforcement and security contributor Matthew Horace, who will sign and discuss his…

​Society of Architectural Historians… ​Society of Architectural Historians…

Sep 25th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Please join us for the first of the Fall lecture series from the Society of Architectural Historians, "Hadrian to Hadid – The…
Please join us for the first of the Fall lecture series from the Society of Architectural Historians, "Hadrian to Hadid – The…

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Christmas in St. Louis 2018 Coloring… Christmas in St. Louis 2018 Coloring and Essay Contest

The 2018 Christmas in St. Louis Coloring and Essay contest is open to all children between the ages of 5 and 13 in the St. Louis Metropolitan area currently enrolled in Kindergarten through 8th Grades, including homeschooled children. The Christmas in St. Louis Foundation (CISL)…
The 2018 Christmas in St. Louis Coloring and Essay contest is open to all children between the ages of 5 and 13 in the St. Louis…

SLPL begins automatic renewal for… SLPL begins automatic renewal for cardholders

Did you forget to renew your items? No need to worry. Starting September 1, St. Louis Public Library will roll out automatic renewal service for all cardholders. Materials will be automatically renewed 24 hours before the due date, up to three times in a row. Renewals will only…
Did you forget to renew your items? No need to worry. Starting September 1, St. Louis Public Library will roll out automatic renewal…

My Card, My Way My Card, My Way

St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis County Library are working together to spread awareness about the services and resources offered at the Library. The My Card, My Way campaign features real patrons telling their stories and how they use the Library. Here are their…
St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis County Library are working together to spread awareness about the services and resources offered at…

SLPL: The Original Search Engine SLPL: The Original Search Engine

The St. Louis Public Library is St. Louis’ Original Search Engine. SLPL has 16 locations across the city and sees more than 2.3 million visitors each year. The Library has more than four million books and items in its collection and more than 83,000 Library cardholders. Visit a …
The St. Louis Public Library is St. Louis’ Original Search Engine. SLPL has 16 locations across the city and sees more than 2.3 million vis…

Where Imagination Lives: Part 1 Where Imagination Lives: Part 1

Where will your imagination take you? With over 4 million items in our collection, a St. Louis Public Library card opens worlds of possibilities. Let us be a part of your next adventure. Click here to apply for your own SLPL card today.
Where will your imagination take you? With over 4 million items in our collection, a St. Louis Public Library card opens worlds of possibil…

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…

Lynda.com Lynda.com

Online learning library that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills from over 3,000 engaging video courses…
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.

Digital Content Digital Content

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

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.

Introducing eAudiobooks from RBdigital Introducing eAudiobooks from RBdigital

The St. Louis Public Library is excited to announce that you can now access eAudiobooks, in addition to eMagazines from RBdigital. The…
The St. Louis Public Library is excited to announce that you can now access eAudiobooks, in addition to eMagazines from RBdigital. The…

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