All libraries remain closed to the public until further notice. At select libraries, we have begun offering Library To Go pickup service for items placed on hold. COVID-19 Info. | Todas las bibliotecas continúan cerradas hasta nuevo aviso. Hemos comenzado a ofrecer el servicio Library To Go donde puedes recoger los materiales que tienes reservados en sucursales selectas. Más información.

Print this page

Central Library

Upcoming Events at Central Library
There are no scheduled events for this branch.

What We Are Reading

Recent Blog Posts from LAPL Blog
July 15, 2020
By Elizabeth Graney, Librarian
Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical Hamilton: An American Musical took the world by storm when it premiered in 2015. Combining American history with modern music styles and traditional period costumes with... Continued
July 13, 2020
By Keith Chaffee, Librarian
On July 19, 1860, Lizzie Borden was born. Borden was the defendant in one of the 19th century’s most notorious murder trials, acquitted of the murders of her father and stepmother. The case was so... Continued
July 11, 2020
By Sheryn Morris, Librarian
When you can’t find something to read, who do you ask? Librarians, of course, who have access to more books, old and new, than anyone else. Sorry to disappoint many of you, but we have not read all... Continued
July 10, 2020
By Angi Brzycki, Librarian III
Ray Potes is a photographer and the editor of Hamburger Eyes, a black and white photography zine. He’s also the creator of the blog and zine, Ray Reports. Since 2001, Potes and Hamburger Eyes have... Continued