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The St. Louis Public Library celebrates Black History Month by hosting various programming throughout February, focusing on and honoring Af…

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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…

Become a Friend

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

Kids/Teens

Read It Forward: "Akata Witch" Author… Read It Forward: "Akata Witch" Author…

St. Louis Public Library presents our spring 2018 Read It Forward with Nnedi Okorafor featuring her fantastic young adult novel “Akata…
St. Louis Public Library presents our spring 2018 Read It Forward with Nnedi Okorafor featuring her fantastic young adult novel “Akata…

Akata Witch Akata Witch

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Like “Akata Witch,” the books on this list feature fantasy and magic. They also feature teens who come to know more about themselves and…
Like “Akata Witch,” the books on this list feature fantasy and magic. They also feature teens who come to know more about themselves and…

African-American History for Younger… African-American History for Younger…

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
It can be hard to find picture books that introduce younger children to the many facets of African-American history in versatile,…
It can be hard to find picture books that introduce younger children to the many facets of African-American history in versatile,…

Driver's licence test Driver's licence test

These Missouri practice tests will prepare your for the permit test and driver’s license test.
These Missouri practice tests will prepare your for the permit test and driver’s license test.

Our Favorite Picture Books of 2017 Our Favorite Picture Books of 2017

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
Every year sees the publication of lots of new picture books. Some of these new titles are meant to entertain, others to instruct, and…
Every year sees the publication of lots of new picture books. Some of these new titles are meant to entertain, others to instruct, and…

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STL Symphony: 50 Years at Powell Hall STL Symphony: 50 Years at Powell Hall

Jan 16th | 10:00am - Mar 17th | 5:30pm
Celebrate the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra by visiting St. Louis Public Library's upcoming exhibit "STL Symphony: 50 Years at Powell Hall"…
Celebrate the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra by visiting St. Louis Public Library's upcoming exhibit "STL Symphony: 50 Years at Powell Hall" on display January 16 through March 17 at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street. The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra is the second-oldest…

Region’s Two Largest Library Systems Of… Region’s Two Largest Library Systems Offer Hotspot Lending

St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis County Library will offer Wi-Fi hotspots for check-out starting December 15, 2017. The mobile hotspots will allow people to connect to the internet, from anywhere, anytime with a Wi-Fi enabled device. St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis …
St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis County Library will offer Wi-Fi hotspots for check-out starting December 15, 2017. The mobile hotspo…

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…

SLPL’s fleet received a makeover! SLPL’s fleet received a makeover!

St. Louis Public Library’s service vehicles recently received a makeover, which included the SLPL logo. The fleet of 16 vehicles includes vans, a truck and a box truck and serves the St. Louis Public Library system’s 16 locations by providing maintenance, custodial services, boo…
St. Louis Public Library’s service vehicles recently received a makeover, which included the SLPL logo. The fleet of 16 vehicles includes v…

Ask a Librarian Ask a Librarian

Ask a Librarian allows you to get your questions answered via text, email, chat or phone.
Ask a Librarian allows you to get your questions answered via text, email, chat or phone.

Genealogy

Researching a Street Address in… Researching a Street Address in…

Most of us don’t live in stately Wayne Manor (or, for that matter, a house that even remotely resembles Batman’s palatial estate). We can…
Most of us don’t live in stately Wayne Manor (or, for that matter, a house that even remotely resembles Batman’s palatial estate). We can…

U.S., Map Collection, 1513-1990 U.S., Map Collection, 1513-1990

This collection in Ancestry Library Edition (Ancestry LE) includes maps detailing land areas that comprise the present United States. It…
This collection in Ancestry Library Edition (Ancestry LE) includes maps detailing land areas that comprise the present United States. It…

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.

Civil War Record Collections in… Civil War Record Collections in…

If you are just beginning to research a Civil War ancestor, a good place to start is Ancestry Library Edition (Ancestry LE). Ancestry LE…
If you are just beginning to research a Civil War ancestor, a good place to start is Ancestry Library Edition (Ancestry LE). Ancestry LE…

St. Louis Obituaries St. Louis Obituaries

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

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