New guide to the many resources we offer for our local author community.
Presented by U.S. Small Business Administration, Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) and American Express OPEN.
Wednesday, September 3 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
If a librarian has made a difference in your life, now is the chance to tell your story. Nominate your favorite LAPL librarian to the I Love My Librarian Award!
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Saturday, August 30th, 10:30am - 2:00pm, Central Library
To RSVP please call (213) 978-0645
If you just want to look for a book or access your record to place holds, renew books, etc., don't forget the mobile version of the Enhanced Catalog. Just point your smartphone to http://ls2pac.lapl.org.
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!
El día de los niños/El día de los libros is a celebration that emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Celebrate "Día" with us at Watts, Venice, and Jefferson libraries or check out a book from our list of recommended titles!
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.
Celebrate Earth Day with a selection of "green" eBooks for kids and adults!
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!