• Spooky Reads
    grizzly ghouls from every tomb Are closing in to seal your doom Michael Jackson's Thriller

    Spooky Reads

    Get in the spirit of the season with stories about paranormal phenomena, hauntings, mysteries, and horrifying happenings.

  • REquest for Proposals
    I have measured out my life with coffee spoons. THE LOVE SONG OF J. ALFRED PRUFROCK, T.S. Eliot

    REquest for Proposals

    The Salt Lake City Public Library seeks a coffee shop retailer for the Cafe Space at the Marmalade Branch to open January 2016. Proposals due Mon, Oct 26, 6pm.

  • A concert is not a live rendition of an album. It's a theatrical event. Freddie Mercury

    The City Library's Local Music Collection—housed on the first floor of the Main Library—includes a diverse, growing selection of CDs from a variety of artists located in the Salt Lake City area.

  • Oct 21, 2015
    2015? You mean we're in the Future?!

    Oct 21, 2015

    Celebrate the day Marty McFly went "back to the future"!

  • Author Brain Selznick
    A rich and surprising reading experience –The New York Times

    Author Brain Selznick

    Join The City Library and The King's English Bookshop as we host Brian Selznick, award-winning author of "The Invention of Hugo Cabret". Selznick will discuss his newest title, "The Marvels", and will be available to sign copies of his books.

  • Friends of the City Library Monster Used Book Sale Oct 22–27

    Get ghoulishly great deals on a variety of books, music, movies, and more during the Friends of The City Library Monster Used Book Sale, October 22–27. This sale takes place during National Friends of The Library Week; be sure to also attend the Friends of The City Library's Membership Meeting on October 17 and Celebration on October 24.

  • Introducing Beanstack
    Make your child's early reading experience a success.

    Introducing Beanstack

    A new offering from The City Library, Beanstack helps you discover books based on your child's interests, allowing you to explore deeper into The City Library's catalog of children's books. Sort and filter titles by genre, topic, age range, even the type of main characters in the book! Track your child's reading progress with badges and Learning Tracks.


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