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NYC Rock n Roll: 2001-2011 NYC Rock n Roll: 2001-2011

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In honor of Lizzy Goodman's oral history Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011 being released a cou…
In honor of Lizzy Goodman's oral history Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011 being released a cou…

Quilting a "Book of Hours" Quilting a "Book of Hours"

Nearly two years ago, international award-winning local quilter Suzanne Marshall visited Special Collections to view and study a Book of Ho…
Nearly two years ago, international award-winning local quilter Suzanne Marshall visited Special Collections to view and study a Book of Ho…

Poison is a Girls Bestfriend Poison is a Girls Bestfriend

X typically marks the spot, so they say. In our collection, X stands for Mystery, just like how a skull and cross bones “X” stands for pois…
X typically marks the spot, so they say. In our collection, X stands for Mystery, just like how a skull and cross bones “X” stands for pois…

#Pride2017 #Pride2017

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June is #Pride month, and this year several of the rooms at Central Library coordinated their pride displays, showcasing books on LGBTQ...
June is #Pride month, and this year several of the rooms at Central Library coordinated their pride displays, showcasing books on LGBTQ...

Meet me at The MUNY Meet me at The MUNY

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The MUNY in Forest Park! Now we've got that jingle stuck in your head, don't we? Sorry. Well, not really. Opening night for the 99th seaso…
The MUNY in Forest Park! Now we've got that jingle stuck in your head, don't we? Sorry. Well, not really. Opening night for the 99th seaso…

Endangered architecture: Helmut Jahn's T… Endangered architecture: Helmut Jahn's T…

If you're familiar with Chicago's downtown architecture, you may recognize Helmut Jahn's curved (and colorful) James R. Thompson Center (ri…
If you're familiar with Chicago's downtown architecture, you may recognize Helmut Jahn's curved (and colorful) James R. Thompson Center (ri…

On our fiction radar for June 2017 On our fiction radar for June 2017

recommended by SLPL_Trends
These books are getting great reviews. Based on the number of holds we are seeing, these novels promise to be high on many people's TBR lis…
These books are getting great reviews. Based on the number of holds we are seeing, these novels promise to be high on many people's TBR lis…

A wealth of men's fashion A wealth of men's fashion

We hope you are able to see the beautiful new “Reigning Men” exhibit at the St. Louis Art Museum. It’s a wonderful opportunity...
We hope you are able to see the beautiful new “Reigning Men” exhibit at the St. Louis Art Museum. It’s a wonderful opportunity...

Books from the bottom-shelf Books from the bottom-shelf

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In the Center for the Reader we have a new June display! It is: "It came from the bottom-shelf." Books that live on our bottom sh…
In the Center for the Reader we have a new June display! It is: "It came from the bottom-shelf." Books that live on our bottom sh…

WONDER WOMAN DAY WONDER WOMAN DAY

recommended by SLPL_CenterfortheReader
June 3, 2017 was Wonder Woman Day. In honor, we’d like to imagine what kinds of books we might find on her nightstand:
June 3, 2017 was Wonder Woman Day. In honor, we’d like to imagine what kinds of books we might find on her nightstand:

Back to the Future Back to the Future

Is the grass always greener on the other side?  Would Anne Boleyn nod her head? What about The Mata Hari as she danced? Would Napoléon stan…
Is the grass always greener on the other side?  Would Anne Boleyn nod her head? What about The Mata Hari as she danced? Would Napoléon stan…

U.S., Photographs of Military Ships by t… U.S., Photographs of Military Ships by t…

The Bureau of Ships was established on June 20, 1940 by the Department of the Navy. This new bureau consolidated the Bureau of Engineering …
The Bureau of Ships was established on June 20, 1940 by the Department of the Navy. This new bureau consolidated the Bureau of Engineering …

The Spiritual Side of Gardens The Spiritual Side of Gardens

recommended by SLPL_FineArts
A popular garden ornament sign concludes with, "One is nearer God's heart in a Garden than anywhere else on Earth". SLPL, and Ce…
A popular garden ornament sign concludes with, "One is nearer God's heart in a Garden than anywhere else on Earth". SLPL, and Ce…

Reflections on Race and Justice June 28t… Reflections on Race and Justice June 28t…

The Schlafly Branch of the St. Louis Public Library has partnered with Left Bank Books for a conversation on race and justice at 6 PM on We…
The Schlafly Branch of the St. Louis Public Library has partnered with Left Bank Books for a conversation on race and justice at 6 PM on We…
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