Libraries of the Memphis Public Library & Information Center

Click on a library name to view information including location, hours, collections, and services for each library. Click on Map of all locations to view a map showing all library locations. See the  Holiday Closings page for holiday closing information for all libraries.  For other library and contact information see About the Library. Each Library offers you the following services:

Computers, Internet, and Information Online @ YOUR LIBRARY

Each Library offers computers for browsing the Internet (including email), accessing information online, or for use with word processing etc. The library also provides free Wi-Fi access in all libraries, see the Wi-Fi page for more information. The library Internet Use Policy and the Computer Assistance Policy apply at all locations. Central library also provides Internet access for customers with personal laptop computers. Some locations require reservations for computer use, others do not. Be sure to check the individual library web pages for specific policies, numbers of computers, and programs available. Computer classes are also available.  Information online includes:


Codes and Ordinances @ YOUR LIBRARY

Your MPLIC libraries offer access to complete and current copies of local codes and ordinances.  Consult the Codes and Ordinances page to see which titles are available at which libraries.


Meeting Rooms @ YOUR LIBRARY

Most libraries offer meeting rooms which may be reserved in advance. There is no charge for non-profit groups whose meetings are open to the public. Check the individual library web pages for more information on meeting facilities, availability, and reservations.


Programs and Events @ YOUR LIBRARY

For a complete guide to all current library programs and events, consult InfoDATES, News and Events at Your Memphis Public Libraries.

For the latest announcements, book sales, and news,  consult What's New.

You can also check events listed in the Library Calendar.

Most libraries offer regular Storytimes for children. Consult individual library web pages for these times.


Job and Career Centers @ YOUR LIBRARY

Five libraries feature Job and Career Centers with information on career selection, exam preparation guides, scholarships, college directories, resume preparation, and job hunting. For more Jobs and Career information consult the JobLINC Job and Career Center. Be sure to visit one of these Job and Career Centers:

Items for Sale at Check-Out Desk @ YOUR LIBRARY

The Check-Out Desk at each library has a handy "store" of useful items for sale

  • Flash drives (2BG) $7.50 each (a Friends of the Library service)
  • Headphones $1.00
  • Friends of the Library discarded books/materials, $.10 - $3.00