ComicsPlus offers unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels, comic books and manga from virtually any device, tablet or PC. Age range runs from kid-friendly early reader comics to action, crime and fantasy graphic novels for teens. Library card required for remote access.
If you want a driver license, get started at the Los Angeles Public Library.
Learn the basics of small business entrepreneurship and how to legally start a business in Los Angeles.
With 3,500+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com’s award-winning online curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners starting at age 2. (Available from Library computers only)
The Stein Mobile Eye Clinic will provide free eye exams for children and adults during June and July at the Baldwin Hills, Exposition Park, San Pedro and Watts branch libraries. For more information, click here.
Saturday, May 31 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Appointments preferred. Walk-ins welcome.
Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with us!
The Los Angeles Public Library and Urban Word Los Angeles are searching for the city’s first Teen Poet Laureate. See more information....
You're invited to Art Alliance for Humanity's "State of the Arts" Symposium hosted by Central Library at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 27. This event is free and features a public roundtable discussion and two performances.
LAPL's Central Library launches new Book a Librarian service! If you need free one-on-one assistance with a subject specialist at Central Library, please click here.
Join us today for a FREE outdoor jazz concert with Grammy-winning Irvin Mayfield & The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra! The fun starts at 11:30 a.m. at Central Library.
Celebrate National Financial Literacy Month in April! Join us for four special Saturday events from 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Learn to be money smart and take advantage of the resources and benefits available to you & your family!
Celebrate Arroyo Seco Branch Library's 100th year of service on Thursday, February 27, at 6 p.m. at 6145 N. Figueroa St.
Information on tax forms, filing and where to go for income tax assistance. You may qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) or access to FREE tax preparation software.
You can now download 5 music tracks each week from Freegal Music. Freegal offers access to about 7 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. Log in with your library card and start you own music collection for free!
You could earn your high school diploma on line with the Career Online High School program through the Los Angeles Public Library.
Click for an information page with FAQs, and check back next month for more details.
The best books of 2013 selected by our staff.
Celebrate the extraordinary life and legacy of Nelson Mandela with a list of selected works.
Los Angeles Public Library has always provided health information and programs. Now, we're offering even more resources, programs and information through our new Health Matters program. Click here to find out more.