The Learning Curve

The Learning Curve is a high tech, hands-on area designed just for kids, teens, and their families.

The Learning Curve
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From story times to art programs, and even an area for teens only, the Learning Curve offers a unique blend of digital and traditional library materials and programming for youth ages 0-18. Our interactive activities are aligned with academic standards and incorporate a variety of technologies to ensure a dynamic, hands-on learning experience.


Homeschool Collection

This growing collection is designed for homeschooling families of all ages who are interested in supplementing their current curriculum. This collection includes a wide range of subjects and focuses on curriculum and textbooks. The collection is available for in-branch browsing only at the Learning Curve, but materials may be placed on hold at any branch or from home.

Amenities & Services

  • Largest book and material collection for children and teens at IndyPL
  • Media Workshop for independent tech play Monday through Saturday
  • Group visits and programs (317-275-4222 or Contact Us)
    Curveside Ride provides limited bus reimbursement to Marion County schools who schedule a group visit to the Learning Curve, made possible by the Zeff Weiss Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
  • Teen area on floor 3
  • Early learning stations
  • Family tech centers
  • Free Wi-Fi

We'd love to meet your kids!

Schedule field trips, tours, and programs for groups in the Learning Curve at Central Library.

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We'd love to meet your kids!