Library News Archive

Sprague Branch Renovation

<img src="/images/SPRrenovationHeader.jpg" width="620"> <p>Information and updates regarding the Sprague Branch Renovation project will be posted here. Check this page or visit the Sprague Branch for future updates as the project develops.</p> <hr> <p><b>UPDATE 1/11/19:</b> Members of the Technical Committee met on Wednesday, December 19 to review the design development documents, FFE (Furniture, Fixtures, Equipment) proposals and placement in the building, and the cost estimates for all asp...

The City Library Recognized as a Top Workplace, Green Business, and Five Star Library

<p>In fall 2018, the Salt Lake City Public Library received three awards in recognition of the work that they do and the way that they do it:</p> <p><b>&bull;</b> For the second year in a row, the Salt Lake City Public Library was named a “<a href="https://topworkplaces.com/publication/saltlake/" target="_blank">Top Workplace</a>” by <i>The Salt Lake Tribune</i>. <b>&bull;</b> The City Library was recognized by <i>Library Journal</i> as a <a href="https://www.libraryjournal.com/?detailStory=...

Winter Book Series Showdown

<img src="/images/WinterBookSeriesShowdown.jpg" width="620"> <p>This winter, cast your vote for your favorite book series! Stop by any City Library to pick up your Winter Book Series Showdown bookmark. Each bookmark lists nine different books series’. Any time you read a book from the list, check it off and show a Librarian. Then make your voice heard by voting <b>thumbs up</b> or <b>thumbs down</b>. Don’t forget to grab an “I Voted” sticker! <i>Polls close on Thursday, February 28. The win...