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March 1, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
March 1, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department, March 2, 2015

After an absence of a few weeks, The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up...

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What Will You See on a Free Tour of Central Library?

Central Docents, Central Library, Sunday, August 3, 2014

The LAPL Docents invite you to a free tour of our magnificent library at 5th and Grand.


Read It First - Cover image

Read it First! Film adaptations headed to theatres near you. August 2014 Edition

Elizabeth Graney, Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department, Friday, August 1, 2014

If you've heard it once, you've heard it a million times - the book was better.


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Pause 2 Read 2014

Teenscape Department, Central Library, Sunday, July 27, 2014

Central Library is in the middle of summer reading mischief, and our teens have invested some serious time to Pause 2 Read for the special reading competition happening in Teen’Scape.


July 27, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

July 27, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department, Sunday, July 27, 2014

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt resumed its place at the top of the Fiction list t


Yiddish: a Living Language

David Turshyan, Librarian, International Languages Department, Monday, July 21, 2014

When in the second half of the last century Isaac Bashevich Singer was awarded a Noble Prize for Literature, he raised an interesting question: “People ask me often, ‘Why do you write in a dying language?’” And he tried to explain: “


July 20, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

July 20, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department, Monday, July 21, 2014

In its 134th week on the Nonfiction Bestseller list, Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand is back on top, moving 


Ed Sullivan rehearses with the Beatles before their appearance in the United States.

1964 - What a Year It Was

Kelly Wallace, Librarian, History Department, Wednesday, July 16, 2014


Government Mobile Apps

Social Science, Philosophy and Religion Department, Central Library, Monday, July 14, 2014
Want to get away? Looking for a new place to live? Check out the Census Bureau’s dwellr app for Android and Apple smart devices (http://apps.usa.gov/dwellr.shtml).

July 13, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

July 13, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department, Monday, July 14, 2014

No changes on either the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction or Nonfiction Bestseller Lists this week  as The 


Professional Exam Prep @ Business & Economics

Business & Economics Department, Central Library, Friday, July 11, 2014

If you’re preparing to take a professional licensing/certification exam, don’t sweat it -- the Business & Economics Department at the Central Library has you covered.  The Department has exam preparation materials covering a wide range of professions such as:


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