Five Stars in 2014
The Salt Lake City Public Library has retained its 5-Star Public Library status for the fourth straight year in 2014, as ranked by Library Journal’s Index of Public Library Service.
There was nothing to do now and the days were long and empty.—from "When the Emperor Was Divine"
The Big Read gives communities the opportunity to come together to read, discuss, and celebrate literature. From now through April 2015, The City Library will be hosting events and book discussions centered on Julie Otsuka's novel "When the Emperor Was Divine". The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in partnership with Arts Midwest.
Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.Thomas Huxley
slcpl.org/lynda provides an extensive library of training videos on practically any software program imaginable, including business productivity programs, professional design software, audio and video production, mobile platforms, and so much more.
The City Library has eBooks!
The City Library offers eBooks and downloadable audiobooks, free with your Library Card. If you haven't checked out our eBook and downloadable audiobook offerings lately, it's now easier than ever to browse and download over 15,000 titles. You can read or listen anytime, anywhere, on any mobile device!
The City Library App is Now Available!
The City Library's app is now available in each of the App Stores for Apple, Android/Google, Kindle, and Windows Phone devices. With a variety of useful features, the app lets you connect to the Library while you're on the go.