Although our buildings are closed, we’re still open online. You can read books, watch movies and TV shows, take a class, or learn a language from home with your library card.
On February 24, guitarist and songwriter David Roback passed away in his home city of Los Angeles at the age of 61.
Get ready, we're preparing to launch Season 5 of the LA Made cultural programming series on February 15, 2020 with a return of the ever-popular Strong Words storytelling event!
In 2000, Congress created the National Recording Preservation Board, an agency of the Library of Congress, to select titles each year for a National Recording Registry.
The very first Coachella Festival was twenty years ago! If you were there in 1999 (as was I), you are officially old(er).