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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…

Become a Friend

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

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…

SLPL offers Books-By-Mail

The St. Louis Public Library’s Books-By-Mail service is available to residents of the City of St. Louis who are confined to their homes or …

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

St. Louis Public Library now offers free access to ABCmouse.com for Libraries in all of our locations. Winner of numerous awards from natio…
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...

SLPL and Operation Food Search provided… SLPL and Operation Food Search provided…

St. Louis Public Library and Operation Food Search partnered together this summer to provide free lunches to area children. Together, SLPL …
St. Louis Public Library and Operation Food Search partnered together this summer to provide free lunches to area children. Together, SLPL …

Mary Engelbreit: From the Archives Mary Engelbreit: From the Archives

Sep 2nd - Sep 29th
In cooperation with Bookfest STL and Left Bank Books, the Schlafly Library will host Mary Engelbreit: From the Archives in the Libra…
In cooperation with Bookfest STL and Left Bank Books, the Schlafly Library will host Mary Engelbreit: From the Archives in the Libra…

Exhibits

‘We are Shakespeare’ exhibit opens Sept.… ‘We are Shakespeare’ exhibit opens Sept. 5 at Central Library

St. Louis Public Library opens the “We Are Shakespeare” exhibit on Sept. 5 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. The interactive exhibit consists of hands-on displays and acti…
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 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…

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…

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.

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…

Online Learning Online Learning

SLPL offers access to several online learning resources. All you need is your Library card and the possibilities are endless.
SLPL offers access to several online learning resources. All you need is your Library card and the possibilities are endless.

Mango Languages Mango Languages

Mango Languages software teaches practical conversation in over 70 languages, while keeping the vibe fun and encouraging.
Planning to travel abroad or just want to learn a foreign language? Access over 60 foreign-language courses anytime, anywhere. Each lesson incorporates the four key conversational components crucial for successful communication: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture.

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