Library News Archive

120 Years of the Salt Lake City Public Library

February 14, 2018, marks the 120th anniversary of the opening of the first Salt Lake City Public Library (then known as the Free Public Library of Salt Lake City). In celebration, the Library hosted Mayor Biskupski, who proclaimed the day "Salt Lake City Public Library Day," and City Council Vice Chair Chris Wharton, who shared his remarks on the value of the public library for District 3 and Salt Lake City. City Library Executive Director Peter Bromberg also shared his perspective of the his...

2018 Library Challenge for Adults

<img src="/img/LibraryChallenge2018.jpg"> <p>Become a library power user by completing all of the challenges on this list!<br> <b>&#9633;</b> Build your digital music library by downloading five songs per week for a month using <a href="/freegal" target="_blank">Freegal</a>. <b>&#9633;</b> Read a digital magazine using <a href="https://www.rbdigital.com/saltlakeut/service/magazines/landing" target="_blank">RBdigital</a>. <b>&#9633;</b> Read a book from SLCPL Staff Picks <a href="https://twi...