Check Out a “Banned Book”

Check Out a “Banned Book”

Support our freedom to read and the open exchange of ideas. 

National Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month

 Celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of Hispanic Americans  

Read, View, Listen, Create

Read, View, Listen, Create

The library is a place for everyone to explore, discover, and engage

Connect to the Digital World

Connect to the Digital World

Access music, audiobooks, magazines, online learning, and more with your library card

The Most Important School Supply of All

The Most Important School Supply of All

September is Library Card Sign-up Month. Get yours today!

Create Young Readers and Learners

Create Young Readers and Learners

Enter school ready to learn with library materials, programs, and resources

Discover Local History and Culture

Discover Local History and Culture

Browse the library’s growing online collection of documents and images

Embrace Diversity

Embrace Diversity

Support literature that reflects and honors the lives of all young people.    #WeNeedDiverseBooks™

Staff Picks: Books
EmpathyB.U.G. (Big Ugly Guy)How to Set a Fire and WhyKnown and Strange ThingsUnveiling The Cloud Forest Dwelling OlinguitoHenna HouseInequality in these United StatesWorms For Breakfast: How to Feed A ZooAda Twist, ScientistGrandparents DayA Different Kind of Graphic NovelPlastic, Ahoy!
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Friends of KPL
Friends of KPL

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Local History & Genealogy
Local History & Genealogy

“This Week in Kalamazoo History”

Explore historical newspapers & publications