Stimulate Imagination

Meet leading authors, illustrators, poets and writers.

Discover and Celebrate Local

Explore and appreciate the culture unique to Kalamazoo.

Read, View, Listen, Create

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

Create Young Readers and Learners

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

Connect to the Digital World

Access e-books, music, magazines, online learning, and more with your library card.

Local Information and Culture

Explore Kalamazoo’s past through the library’s extensive online collections.


Beer Tasting w/ Alex Mantakounis

Oct 13, 6:30 pm, Shakespeare's Pub

Featured eBook

“Make Me”

a Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child

ONEplace @ kpl

Opportunities for Nonprofit Excellence

Resources for nonprofit organizations

The Hub

KPL’s Digital Lab

Digitize audio cassettes & records

Friends of KPL

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