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 is the first workshop of the five-part STEPS for Starting Your Business series sponsored by SCORE. This will introduce you to key business considerations such as the myths and realities of entrepreneurship, differing business options to pursue, the components of business ownership, legal and financial considerations, and more. Read More
Step 1: Starting Your Business
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
Download eBooks, including Kindle books, and eAudio books from OverDrive. Checkout up to 3 titles at one time and keep them for up to 21 days. Titles will return automatically with no checkout fees! Read More
OverDrive eBooks
Looking for a great read for a low price? Visit the Second Editions Book store located in the Benjamin L. Hooks Library. Read More
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 something to new to read? Check out our reading lists filled with various genres and award winners. 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