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New Year, New You!

Candice Mack, Senior Librarian, Young Adult Services,
A pen, a LAPL library card and a list of new year resolutions

Get a jump start on your New Year’s resolutions at the Central Library!

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get a library card, it’s easy to do. Directions on how to get your free library card are available here.

The Central Library also has countless free resources such as books, DVDs, e-books, audiobooks, databases, research guides and more to help you with your resolution to:

Be Healthier

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Science and Technology department for additional assistance on resources for embracing healthy lifestyles.


Learn A New Skill

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Art, Music and Recreation department for additional assistance on resources for learning artistic skills.

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s International Languages department for additional assistance on resources for learning or improving your language skills.


Spruce Up Your Car

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Science, Technology and Patents department for additional assistance on resources for learning how to maintain or repair your car.


Get Organized

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Art, Music and Recreation department or the Central Library’s Science, Technology and Patents department for additional assistance on resources for home improvement and home organization.

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Art, Music and Recreation department for additional assistance on resources for estimating the value of your antiques and collectibles.

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Business and Economics department for additional assistance on resources for organizing your finances.


Start a New Business

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Business and Economics department for additional assistance on resources for starting a business.


Start a New Career

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Business and Economics department for additional assistance on resources for resumes and job searches.

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Literature and Fiction department for additional recommended resources on:


Self Help

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s Social Science, Philosophy and Religion department for additional assistance on self-help.


Spend More Time With Family & Plan More Family Outings


Trace Your Family History

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s History and Genealogy department for additional assistance on resources for tracing your family history.


Travel More

You may also visit or call the Central Library’s History and Genealogy department for additional assistance on travel guides and resources.


Give Back To The Community


Read More Books

  • LAPL Reads - Books Lists, Reader Resources, Staff Recommendations 

For additional information on finding the books you seek at the Central Library, visit the Information Desk on the 1st floor or call (213) 228-7000 and you will be directed to the specific subject department that best meets your needs.

 


 

 

 

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