Memorial Day Weekend Closings
All Indianapolis Public Library locations will be closed May 28 - 30 for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, except the InfoZone which will be open each day from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Southport Branch closing
The Southport Branch will be closed for renovation May 31, June 1, and June 2.

East Washington Branch Closing
The East Washington Branch has been closed for renovation. More updates coming soon.

2013 News Archives


Historic Chamber of Commerce Newsletters Added to Indy Library Digital Collection

January 28, 2013 — An intriguing glimpse into the history of Indianapolis as documented in newsletters of the Chamber of Commerce is available in a newly-added digital collection of The Indianapolis Public Library.

Garfield Park Branch Library Temporarily Closed

January 24, 2013 — The Garfield Park Branch of The Indianapolis Public Library, located at 2502 Shelby Street, will remain closed until Wednesday, January 30 while necessary interior repairs and restoration are performed as a result of a water pipe break which occurred on January 23.


Meet the Artists 2013: A 25th Anniversary Celebration!

January 18, 2013 — View the works of prominent local African-American artists during the 25th anniversary of "Meet the Artists," beginning Friday, February 1 and continuing through Saturday, March 23 at Central Library.


Indy Library Honored for Contributions to Diversity

January 16, 2013 — The Indianapolis Public Library has received Mayor Greg Ballard's Leadership in Diversity Award for excelling in strategies that support diversity throughout the Library.