During June, July, and August, you can earn up to three entries into a grand prize drawing by completing each month’s Super Summer Challenge.
Expand your mind, explore new ideas, and do good deeds!
The City Library has eBooks!
Have a tablet or smartphone? Put a book on it!
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!
Your library in the palm of your hand
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.
Work to become, not to acquire.Elbert Hubbard
With Cypress Résumé, you can create professional résumés in three quick and easy steps. Simply type basic information about yourself and Cypress Résumé will automatically format your page layout and generate concise, descriptive statements detailing your abilities. Cypress Résumé also makes expertly written cover letters available, specifically geared toward specific job titles and professions.
Joy is a subtle elf; I think one's happiest when he forgets himself.Cyril Tourneur
Library Elf is here to help
The City Library now offers Library Elf, a web-based service to help keep your whole family's library accounts in order, with options for text message alerts when items are due and much more.
Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.Thomas Huxley
Free Access to Lynda.com
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 is pleased to provide access to dozens of databases for our patrons at all City Library locations. In addition, if you have a City Library card and internet access, you can access many of these database resources from your home.
The City Library offers downloadable ebooks & eaudiobooks with Overdrive and OneClickDigital, music with Freegal, and streaming movies with Films on Demand. With your library card, just click to explore!
Films On Demand is a web-based service that allows you to view streaming videos anytime, anywhere. Thousands of videos are available for in-class use and remote viewing from the library, in the dorm, or at home.
The City Library receives loads of new materials every month. Read More to see lists of our most recent acquisitions, organized by material type and month.