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Listen Up STL

Celebrate and help promote the musical creativity of the St. Louis community with Listen Up STL which gives local musicians the opportunity to make their music available to a wider audience.

Learn how to listen and submit music

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Indie Author Project

The Indie Author Project (IAP) allows local authors to upload their work for inclusion into the Indie Missouri collection, available to all participating Missouri libraries. Submissions will also be considered for the IAP Select collection. Titles chosen for the IAP Select collection are available to participating libraries nationwide.

Browse titles and submit work

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Indie Author Project Contest

Through this project, libraries are helping local authors get the recognition they deserve for writing great books.

Learn about eligibility, prizes and submission details



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Inspired by Neil Gaiman

Stories, poems, essays and images by library patrons to celebrate 2023 St. Louis Literary Award recipient Neil Gaiman.

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