• Library Branch Hours Survey
    I have never been shy about listening to the input of others and weighing it seriously. Alice Sebold

    Library Branch Hours Survey

    The City Library is conducting a survey to ensure that the Library branches are open and available for the community at the right times.

  • Native American Heritage Month

    November is Native American Heritage Month. Take this opportunity to explore the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, histories, and contributions of Native Americans.

  • Holiday Used Book Sale Sat, Dec 5 - 9am–5pm

    Get your holiday shopping done at the Friends of The City Library Holiday Used Book Sale, where you’ll find deals on books, music, movies, and more. This sale features a wide variety of holiday books, movies, and CDs that make great gift options.

  • Creative Lab Open House
    Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. Scott Adams

    Creative Lab Open House

    Explore the Library's new Creative Lab and learn about the tools this space has to offer. Tours and demonstrations will be offered throughout the day.

  • No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist. Oscar Wilde

    The City Library is looking for art exhibitions to host at the new Marmalade Branch. Art exhibitions at the Library expose local residents to new art forms and ideas, foster creativity and inspire curiosity, and provide exhibition opportunities for the artistic community. Click below for full submisison information and an online application.

  • Scale Model Gingerbread Building Contest

    Salt Lake area youth ages 10–18 are invited to submit a gingerbread scale model of a well-known building from Salt Lake City or around the world. All entries must be completed and brought to the Main Library Urban Room by 11am on Saturday, December 19, where they will be judged and an awards ceremony will take place.

  • Introducing Beanstack
    Make your child's early reading experience a success.

    Introducing Beanstack

    A new offering from The City Library, Beanstack helps you discover books based on your child's interests, allowing you to explore deeper into The City Library's catalog of children's books. Sort and filter titles by genre, topic, age range, even the type of main characters in the book! Track your child's reading progress with badges and Learning Tracks.


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