• You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. Maya Angelou

    Explore unique projects and activies in these weekly workshops. Create something to take home, use, or consume. We'll provide the materials, you provide the imagination.

  • Overdrive: eBooks & eAudiobooks
    Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning. William Arthur Ward

    Overdrive: eBooks & eAudiobooks

    The City Library's connection to Overdrive provides cardholders with access to free downloads of eBooks and eAudiobooks

  • Learn a Language
    Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are. Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Learn a Language

    The City Library's Mango Languages database can help you expand your language toolkit.

  • Don't be afraid to ask for help. Nobody gets through school on their own. Michelle Obama

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

  • Have your voice heard and help us better serve you!

    Help to shape the future of the Library’s teen-oriented programming. The Teen Advisory Board is an informal group open to any teenagers in the Salt Lake City community. Each month we meet for snacks, crafts, and discussion.

  • Code Club
    Programming is just logic-based creativity. John Romero

    Code Club

    Develop computer coding skills at your own pace in a creative and collaborative environment. Kids and teens ages 8–18 can take part weekly workshops where they’ll be able to work through a self-guided programming curriculum with the help of Library staff.

  • Teen Art Exhibit Call for Entries
    Submit your portfolio to be featured at The City Library

    Teen Art Exhibit Call for Entries

    We're always on the lookout for original art exhibitions for the Main Library's Level 2 Canteena Space. Submissions are accepted year-round.

  • ACT® Study Session
    We Shall Not Cease from Exploration. T.S. Eliot

    ACT® Study Session

    Get prepped for the ACT® college admissions test. Teens ages 14–18 are invited to this series of peer study sessions where you can work together as a group to review test subjects, learn testing strategies, and practice taking the ACT®.

  • I'm a bit of a night owl because that's when I feel the most creative and alive. Christina Aguilera

    The Creative Lab puts awesome technology in your hands for making videos, podcasts, music, 3D printing, and more! Open for Teens every Monday evening throughout the fall.

  • A concert is not a live rendition of an album. It's a theatrical event. Freddie Mercury

    The City Library's Local Music Collection—housed on the first floor of the Main Library—includes a diverse, growing selection of CDs from a variety of artists located in the Salt Lake City area.

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LEARN A LANGUAGE

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See the world. Meet fun people. Speak their language. Mango Languages will get your linguistic chops up to speed in time for your vacation or study abroad program.

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STUDENT RESEARCH & HOMEWORK HELP

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