In honor of Independence Day, all City Library locations will be closed on Monday, July 4.
He that loves reading has everything within his reach.William Godwin
Throughout July, all ages can reduce their overdue Library fines simply by reading in any City Library location. For every 10 minutes you read at the Library, $1 in overdue fines will be waived. Get started by checking in with a Library staff member.
All music is beautiful.Billy Strayhorn
Check out Freegal, The City Library's free music download and streaming service. City Library cardholders can now stream up to five hours' worth of music per day on Freegal, in addition to a download allotment of five MP3 songs per week!
For every prohibition you create, you also create an underground.Jello Biafra
Zines are independently published works, often printed inexpensively on a photocopier in small runs, bound with staples, and distributed person to person or via informal channels. Zines are extremely diverse and come in all shapes, sizes, and subjects. Zines are a medium that celebrate free expression and uncensored distribution of ideas, art, and images.
The most creative people have a childlike facility to play.John Cleese
The Library’s Creative Lab now offers an electronic cutting machine capable of making precision cutouts of intricate designs on vinyl, paper, and a variety of other materials, as well as a poster printer capable of printing large-format projects on paper up to 44" wide. Click here for more info and to reserve the Creative Lab.