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Fort Ben and Glendale Library Branches Delayed
August 3, 2021

Fort Ben and Glendale Library Branches Delayed

The Indianapolis Public Library is expecting a 4-5 month delay in the construction of its next two branches due to construction cost increases, and plans to revise its financing to accommodate the higher costs. The Fort Ben and...

Indianapolis Public Library’s Nichelle M. Hayes receives Library Journal’s ‘Mover and Shaker’ national honor
July 8, 2021

Indianapolis Public Library’s Nichelle M. Hayes receives Library Journal’s ‘Mover and Shaker’ national honor

Nichelle M. Hayes, the founding leader of The Indianapolis Public Library’s Center for Black Literature & Culture (CBLC) at Central Library, was one of 46 people honored as a 2021 “Mover and Shaker” by the national publication Library...

El Dorado art exhibit on display at Central Library until July 31
July 8, 2021

El Dorado art exhibit on display at Central Library until July 31

Central Library’s Simon Reading Room is displaying art by Colombian Artist Karen Garrido. The exhibit will conclude with a community event at Central Library on Saturday, July 31 at 1 p.m. The event, in partnership with Society of...

Digital Indy Adds La Voz De Indiana Collection
July 7, 2021

Digital Indy Adds La Voz De Indiana Collection

More than 400 issues of La Voz de Indiana, a local bilingual newspaper that publishes stories in Spanish and English, are now available to browse and read on The Indianapolis Public Library’s digitalindy.org website. La Voz de Indiana...

Indianapolis Public Library’s West Perry branch opens July 17
July 7, 2021

Indianapolis Public Library’s West Perry branch opens July 17

The community is invited to the grand opening of The Indianapolis Public Library’s West Perry branch, located at 6650 S Harding St., on Saturday, July 17 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Festivities will include live music, self-guided tours of...

Indianapolis Public Library reveals digital archive of Indy Parks history
June 8, 2021

Indianapolis Public Library reveals digital archive of Indy Parks history

More than 16,000 photos, videos, and historical documents detailing the history of Indianapolis Parks are now available to view on The Indianapolis Public Library’s digitalindy.org website. The Indy Parks and Recreation Digital...

Indianapolis Public Library Kicks off 2021 Summer Reading Program
May 18, 2021

Indianapolis Public Library Kicks off 2021 Summer Reading Program

The Indianapolis Public Library is excited to launch the 2021 Summer Reading Program, taking place June 7 to July 31. This year's theme, “Discover,” encourages participants to learn more about the world around them through reading and...

New Indianapolis Library Trustee Appointed
May 17, 2021

New Indianapolis Library Trustee Appointed

The Indianapolis City-County Council has appointed Hope C. Tribble to The Indianapolis Public Library Board of Trustees. Tribble lives in the Historic Meridian Park Neighborhood, just north of downtown Indianapolis, and serves as the...

IndyPL’s Name Engraving Project to Memorialize Authors of Color
May 10, 2021

IndyPL’s Name Engraving Project to Memorialize Authors of Color

The Indianapolis Public Library (IndyPL) is seeking the community’s help in selecting diverse writers and thinkers to memorialize at Central Library. The Name Engraving Project will add literary leaders of color to the list of notable...

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