The Park Central Branch Library will be closed through January 21 due to COVID-19. Read details.

All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its scheduled stops on Monday, January 18.

Face masks are required for everyone age 3 and older in all Library branches. For exceptions, read more.

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Magical Women

Magical adventures are for all age groups, and these stories about adults embracing their supernatural side are hand-picked to provide hours of entertainment for the adult fantasy reader in your home!

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Lovecraft Reimagined

The weird fiction of Howard Phillips Lovecraft has slithered deep into American culture over the past century, but much of Lovecraft’s fiction is laced with racism and misogyny, causing its place in the horror cannon to be reassessed. Enjoy these titles that explore how female writers and authors of color are expanding Lovecraft’s mythos to be more inclusive and reimagining his stories to reconcile their insidious depictions.

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Spooky Science

It's the start of the spookiest month, but that doesn't mean we have to be afraid! Check out these titles that explore creepy, mysterious, and potentially frightening subject matter and explains them all using science!

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