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What's New @ SLCL

Emergency Diapers Available at Four Branches

St. Louis County Library is partnering with the St. Louis Area Diaper Bank to provide families in need with emergency diapers at four branches. Families can pick up a one-time supply of 50 diapers and receive a referral to a local agency for help with ongoing support during curbside services hours. 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.

Chromebook and Hotspot Kits

Chromebook and Hotspot kits are now available for check out! Each kit contains one Chromebook and one hotspot and can be checked out for two weeks on any adult SLCL card. Learn more.

MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach

It’s never too late to learn to read! St. Louis County Library offers adults the opportunity to learn how to read or improve their reading skills through the MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach program. Learn more. 

Job Help

Job seekers can meet virtually with a career coach, get resume writing assistance and more through All you need is a St. Louis County Library card to get started. Learn more

Playaway Launchpads

Playaway Launchpads are now available for checkout! These devices come pre-loaded with educational games and interactive content for kids. No wi fi required. Request one through the catalog and pick it up via curbside. Learn more.