• Free tutoring With Helpnow's Adult Learning Center

    HelpNow's Adult Learning Center offers a comprehensive suite of eLearning tools, including live tutoring, expert writing assistance, collaborative learning, targeted skills building, test prep, and self-study options.

  • Download the Library Mobile App! Available for Apple & Android

    The City Library's app makes it easy to search the Library's catalog on the go, see items you have checked out, and place holds. You can access mobile-friendly versions of the Digital Library's online resources, use your Library card's barcode right from the app, and so much more!

  • No More Overdue Fines
    The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it. Richard Bach

    No More Overdue Fines

    The City Library will no longer charge fines for materials that are returned after their due date.

  • Tea Tuesdays
    The tea ceremony wonderfully lifts the mind above the perplexities of life. D.T. Suzuki

    Tea Tuesdays

    Join Moka and Herbalist Josh Williams for a series of casual, hands-on workshops focused on teas for wellness, peace, and tradition.

  • Igniting creativity through art & literature Free and open to the public at UMFA First Wednesday of each month · 7–8pm

    Match is a monthly series of book and art adventures at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. Ignite your creativity through lively conversation and in-gallery activities. This partnership between the Salt Lake City Public Library and the UMFA will get you thinking creatively in words, images, or whatever form inspires you.

  • Become a Technology Mentor
    Technology is all about building human connections. Padmasree Warrior

    Become a Technology Mentor

    In partnership with the International Rescue Committee, Technology Mentors support refugee families recently resettled into the Salt Lake City area by empowering them to unlock the potential of technology. Mentors guide refugees in navigating a new community and creating a safe space for the family to learn and grow in their technology use and English skills.

  • Career Online High School

    Career Online High School (COHS) offers adults who have not completed high school the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificates online. This program is completely free for students, as scholarships have been provided by The Friends of The Salt Lake City Public Library.

  • Sweet Reads Book Club 4th Tuesday of Each Month, 7–9pm

    Get to know new faces from your neighborhood and expose yourself to books you might not normally read at this monthly book club gathering. Gatherings taking place February and later will focus on a pre-selected title.

  • FREE EDUCATION AND INFORMATION FOR AGING WELL
    SENIORS BLUE BOOK UNIVERSITY SERIES Thu, July 18 · 9:30am · Main Library

    FREE EDUCATION AND INFORMATION FOR AGING WELL

    Learn how to plan for your senior years with a series of presentations from local experts. Topics include home health, senior living, and mobility & transportation. These presentations are not only for seniors but also for their adult children and caregivers; anyone serving seniors could benefit.

  • Unlimited access to the salt lake tribune!

    The City Library now offers unlimited access to The Salt Lake Tribune’s website, sltrib.com, when accessed via on-site wifi or Desktop PCs. The Tribune has taken down its subscription paywall for patrons at The City Library’s eight locations.


Super Summer Challenge

A UNIVERSE OF STORIES

The universe is full of stories! With The City Library's Super Summer Challenge, you can read a story, live a story, make a story, and tell your story. See all the out-of-this world events the Library has planned this summer. Click here to get started.


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    Book Lists

The City Library offers dozens of online resources that you can access anytime, anywhere. Download eBooks and digital magazines, stream music and movies, learn a new language or skill, even get homework help from a live tutor.

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    Book Clubs

Access Library resources dedicated to all things Book Clubs. Browse the Library's Book Club Kits available for checkout, learn more about the Utah State Library's Book Club Lending Program, and explore the Library's weekly- and monthly-hosted Book Clubs!