Former City Council member, now Financial Literacy Coordinator, Dr. Edmund Ford Jr., brings his far-reaching message of money management to the masses this winter with the start of his 5-part financial wellness and success workshops. Read More
Financial Literacy Workshop Series
This workshop will provide the basics of getting your ideas on paper to achieve your dream. A business plan starts with your vision and ends up with Financial Analysis, pricing, Sales and Marketing strategies. You will get key insights through interaction with fellow entrepreneurs and SCORE mentors; learn about tools, templates and SCORE resources. Read More
Step 2: Building a Business Plan
Teen artists, ages 13-19 can showcase and sell their artwork at the Memphis Public Libraries' Teen Arts Fest at Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library! Read More
Teen Arts Fest 2019
Come hear Donald Brooks Jones, Central High School class of 1972, discuss coming of age in a city polarized by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read More
Little Did I Know: Author Visit
Presented by Rhodes College, this storytime will feature stories, songs, and games in English and Spanish. Read More
Bilingual Storytime - Cantos, Cuentos, y Juegos
Join us for the Memphis Public Libraries' first E-Sports tournament in the popular game: Phantom Forces. Youth will go head to head in a test of skill while being educated in S.T.E.M. activities by Code-Crew! Read More
Roblox Tournament
The Library offers eBooks, eAudio books, eMagazines, and eMusic to our library patrons! Read More
ECOLLECTION (EBOOKS AND MORE)—a premier online learning resource offering more than 3,400 courses covering technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, and more—is now available FREE with your library card. Read More
What can you do with a library card? We have over a million items for checkout. Check out 25 items at a time and renew up to two times, or download eBooks or audio books with no checkout fees. Read More
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Embark on a new education or career path with in-depth information, practice tests, resume builder, and other tools. Read More
Testing and Education Reference Center
Looking for a great read for a low price? Visit the Second Editions Book store located in the Benjamin L. Hooks Library. Read More
DIG MEMPHIS is Memphis Public Libraries’ digital archive. Created to provide greater access to archival material, DIG showcases many of the treasures found in the Memphis and Shelby County Room, including ... Read More