Corporate Knowledge Bowl

Preliminary rounds – during the lunch hour, Mon., Sept. 28th – Thurs., Oct. 1, with Finals Fri., Oct. 2, 2015, starting at 5:30pm, all at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave.

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Mobile Apps

Download apps to search our catalog, research databases, check out eBooks, learn new languages, and more.

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Cloud 901 Teen Learning Lab

The nearly 8,300 square foot lab be a state-of-the-art social, creative, production, research and performance lab exclusively for teens.

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#RandolphLibrary Has New ‘Invaluable’ Friends!

Randolph Library has new “friends” who are making a big difference in the Library and local community. After years without a Friends of the Library organization, Randolph Library staff extended an invitation to customers to join and support the branch they love! “We shared information with customers at the public service desk about the new

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BookMyne Puts Library Services in Customers’ Hands!

Memphis Public Library customers can now search the Library’s catalog, renew items, and place holds all from their iPhones or Androids, using the Library’s new BookMyne app! “A large percent of our customers access Library services through mobile devices, so we want to accommodate them,” noted Virtual Digital Branch Manager Kevin Dixon. “Plus, many local

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Teen Tech Camp Expanded This Year!

After 10 years of success, Teen Tech Camp 2015 – now in its eleventh year – will offer participants a few new features! Traditionally offered only at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library (3030 Poplar Avenue) for one week, Teen Tech Camp 2015 will be one camp in two places: Central Library on July 20

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