Cooking & Food

e-Books, e-Audiobooks, and e-Magazines

Cooking e-Books & e-Audio

Avoid the non-stop ads and frustrating search for the actual recipe. Check out cookbooks from Libby by OverDrive.

Cooking e-Magazines

Keep up to date on all the current cooking trends by checking out these food and cooking magazines from Libby.

On Our Shelves

Top Subjects

African American Cooking
Christmas Cooking
Diet Cookbooks
Quick and Easy Cooking
Recent Cookbooks
Vegetarian Cookbooks

james beard book award winners

The James Beard Foundation Awards recognize culinary professionals for excellence and achievement in their field. The Awards are presented by The James Beard Foundation, a not-for-profit charitable organization dedicated to furthering the appreciation and practice of fine food and beverage.

In Our Archives

Dig Memphis: Restaurant and Menu Collection

Visit the Dig Memphis Restaurant and Menu Collection Explore old menus from Memphis restaurants still standing and long gone. The culinary history of Memphis is as strong and proud as the legacy of our musical heritage and as diverse as the sounds that have been recorded here.

Journal/Magazine Articles


(Gale OneFile)

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts offers a variety of information from major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as book reference content from Delmar.


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Cooking and Food Events

Borrow a Book, Get Free Ice Cream!
Cordova Library
jue., Jul. 18, 12:00 pm
Smoothie Moves @ Levi
Levi Library
vie., Jul. 19, 2:00 pm
National Ice Cream Month Taste Test
Orange Mound Library
vie., Jul. 19, 3:00 pm
Let's Make Cheesecake! Cooking Class for All Ages
East Shelby Library
sáb., Jul. 20, 11:00 am
Hollywood Eats High On The Hog
Hollywood Library
lun., Jul. 22, 12:00 pm
Kid's Cafe
Raleigh Library
mar., Jul. 23, 2:00 pm
KidKuisine-Adventures in the Kitchen
Levi Library
mié., Jul. 24, 1:00 pm
Summer Cookin'
Whitehaven Library
mié., Jul. 24, 1:00 pm
Teen Spicy Chip Challenge
Cordova Library
mié., Jul. 24, 1:30 pm

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