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
Come see how Memphis became the city it is today. Join us as we take a tour through the history of the bluff city. This is the second in a series celebrating Memphis history. Read More
Birth of the Bluff City 1865-1900
The Spring 2019 Entry Level Job Fair will be on March 26th from 1PM to 4PM at the Benjamin L. Hooks Library. Read More
Spring 2019 Entry Level Job Fair
Got a talent that you want to show? The stage is yours! Join us at the Poplar-White Station Library on March 27th from 3:30PM to 5PM. Click the button below to register. Read More
Teen Open Mic Night
East Shelby will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a new wellness fair, promoting better mental and physical health within the community. There will also be food, cooking demos, yoga classes, games, door prizes, children's activities, and more! Read More
East Shelby's 20th Anniversary Wellness Fair
Come view the Lonnie Robinson exhibit Versatile during the month of March. This is a collection of his past and recent works. Read More
Versatile: Lonnie Robinson Exhibit
The Whitehaven Library presents a special story time every Monday night from 6:15pm to 6:35pm for children who cannot attend daytime story times. Read More
Story Time Nights
Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language. Read More
Transparent Language Online
Download up to 5 songs each week for free and keep them forever. You can also stream up to 3 hours of music a day. Library card is required. Read More
Freegal Music—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
The Library offers eBooks, eAudio books, eMagazines, and eMusic to our library patrons! Read More
The Memphis Public Libraries now provide access to The New York Times digital subscription. Read More
The New York Times
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
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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Looking for a great read for a low price? Visit the Second Editions Book store located in the Benjamin L. Hooks Library. Read More