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Period Supplies Available at 4 Branches

Flow kits from the St. Louis Alliance for Period Supplies are available at four SLCL branches. The free kits contain 20 period supplies and are available during drive-thru meals or curbside hours. Learn more

SLCL Ranked 4-Stars by Library Journal

St. Louis County Library has been ranked as a 4-star library in the 2020 Library Journal Index of Public Library Service. SLCL is the only four star library in the state of Missouri. The rank of four stars indicates a high per capita use in seven major areas of library service: physical circulation, circulation of electronic materials, library visits, program attendance, public internet computer use, Wi-Fi sessions, and retrieval of electronic information (e-retrievals).

Tap In Center

SLCL is partnering with several justice involved organizations to provide a Tap In Center at the Florissant Valley Branch for individuals to get legal assistance and connect with local support services during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Tap In Center will be open on Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Learn more.

Virtual Small Business and Nonprofit Expo

Our largest small business event of the year is moving online! Join industry experts and representatives from area organizations to learn about resources to start or grow your small business or nonprofit organization. We’ll also share tips for managing your well-being as a business owner. Attendees will have a chance to win raffle prizes. Learn more

Annual eMedia Blitz

SLCL offers a variety of free eMedia to download or stream including books, audiobooks, magazines and more. Learn how to get started during our annual eMedia Blitz series of workshops. Learn more

Read & Play Kits

Read & Play kits will be available for check-out starting January 12. These kits are a fun, interactive way for parents and children to enhance reading skills. Each kit contains books, an interactive activity and early literacy tips. Learn more.

Crochet Challenge

Learn to crochet or add new stitches to your repertoire in the #hookedonSLCL crochet sampler challenge. Join us to find out what the challenge is all about and we’ll introduce you to Creativebug! Learn more.

SLCL Named Top Innovator

The Urban Libraries Council has named St. Louis County Library a 2020 Top Innovator. The annual Innovations award recognizes cutting-edge programs, strategies, tools, techniques and ideas from ULC’s member library systems across the U.S. and Canada. The Innovator award recognizes St. Louis County Library’s Drive-Thru Services in the Wellness, Safety and Sustainability category. Learn more

Career Online High School

SLCL offers adults a second chance to earn their high school diploma. Career Online High School offers adults the opportunity to complete their high school education and gain career training through a self-paced, supportive and accredited online education program. Scholarships are available for qualified adults. Learn more.

Updated Curbside Hours

Starting December 5, curbside service will no longer be available on Saturdays. New curbside hours effective December 5 will be Monday through Thursday from 1:00-6:00 p.m. and Friday from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Be sure and check out our virtual programs for kids, adults and teens.