Michigan Road Branch Grand Opening
You are invited to the grand opening of the new Michigan Road Branch on December 15 from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., featuring a ribbon-cutting ceremony and special activities throughout the day for all ages. Come celebrate with us!

Winter Holidays Schedule
All Indianapolis Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas.
In addition, all locations will close at 5 p.m on Monday December 31 and remain closed on Tuesday, January 1 for New Year's Day, except the InfoZone which will be open on New Year's Day from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

2011 News Archives

Indy Author Fair Features Workshops and Activities for Book Lovers and Writers of All Ages

September 28, 2011 — How does one become an author? How does one get published? What is it like to write a book? These questions and others can be answered at the Indy Author Fair, a full day of free, public activities including the opportunity to meet and greet dozens of Indiana authors on Saturday, October 29, 2011.

Shelby Branch Library Has a New Name... Garfield Park Branch!

September 26, 2011 — When the major renovation to the Shelby Branch of The Indianapolis Public Library is completed in early November, the branch will be known as the Garfield Park Branch, reflecting the desire of neighborhood residents to refer to the branch by their beloved and well-known Garfield Park which sits adjacent to the branch on the near Southside of Indianapolis.

Library Board Selects M. Jacqueline Nytes as Next CEO

September 22, 2011 — The Indianapolis Public Library Board of Trustees has selected M. Jacqueline Nytes as the Library's next Chief Executive Officer. The selection occurred during a special Library Board meeting on Thursday, September 22.

Library Trustees Meet to Consider CEO Selection

September 19, 2011 — The Indianapolis Public Library Board of Trustees will meet in special session to consider selection of the Library‚Äôs next Chief Executive Officer on Thursday, September 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Library Services Center, 2450 N. Meridian Street.

Library to Host League of Women Voters Candidate Forum

August 29, 2011 — The League of Women Voters of Indianapolis (LWV) will conduct an At-Large City County Council candidate forum on Saturday, September 24 at 1 p.m. at Central Library, in the Clowes Auditorium, 40 E. St. Clair Street.

Indianapolis Public Library Announces Finalists for Chief Executive Officer Position

August 24, 2011 — The Indianapolis Public Library has announced the two finalists for its chief executive officer position.

Summer Reading Achievement Celebrated at Indy Library

August 11, 2011 — Over 53 thousand children and parents throughout Marion County embarked on an epic journey of science discovery and reading achievement during The Indianapolis Public Library's 2011 Summer Reading Program, "A Science Odyssey", which concluded August 1.

Journey Through the Middle East Begins at IMCPL

July 29, 2011 — A wide-ranging series of programs that celebrate the diversity of Middle Eastern cultures, languages and people begins in August and continues throughout the fall at the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library.

It's Time to Call-a-Fever!

July 15, 2011 — Children and families are invited to listen to their favorite stories in children's literature recorded by a player from the Indiana Fever women's basketball team on the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library's free 24-hour Call-a-Story telephone line at 275-4444.

2011 Summer Reading Program Continues at IMCPL Libraries

July 5, 2011 — It's not too late for children of all ages and families to register for the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library's 2011 Summer Reading Program, "A Science Odyssey," which continues through August 1 at all Indianapolis library locations.