Let the Library help you prepare for the ACT. During this eleven session summer series, learn test-taking strategies, calculator shortcuts, and more! Registration will be open during the month of May. Read More
ACT Summer Prep Intensive
A universe of stories. Read, Learn, and… Explore! The Memphis Public Libraries summer reading program for all ages is from June 1st through August 3rd. Read More
Explore Memphis presented by TVA
The IRS tax deadline was April 15th, 2019. If you need help post tax season you can checkout our Tax Assistance page for more information. Read More
Tax Assistance 2019
Knox Shelton is the Executive Director at Literacy Mid-South. Prior to joining Literacy Mid-South, he worked at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Memphis. Knox will discuss literacy issues in Memphis, Literacy Mid-South's impact in the community and opportunities to get involved in the organization. Read More
Books and Beyond Book Club with Knox Shelton
Enjoy a building challenge? Work well in groups? Come to the library and build with us! We will be using Keva planks to create different designs and complete challenges. Ages 6-12. Read More
Keva Building Challenge
Children will have the opportunity to build and paint a bird house out of recycled materials at the Gaston Park Library on May 31st. Read More
Build & Paint a Bird House
Swing by the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library for a laid-back afterschool program series for teens. This month includes Self-Care Corner, Anime Fridays, and Pass the Aux. Read More
Teen Central
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
The Memphis Public Libraries now provide access to The New York Times digital subscription. Read More
The New York Times
Lynda.com—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
Google is partnering with the Memphis Public Libraries and various organizations across the nation to provide free training, tools, and events to help you grow your skills, career, or business. Read More
Grow with Google
The Library offers eBooks, eAudio books, eMagazines, and eMusic to our library patrons! 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
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
Start Here
Looking for a great read for a low price? Visit the Second Editions Book store located in the Benjamin L. Hooks Library. Read More